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Going into the 2013-2014 baseball season, many were saying the Starkville Academy Volunteers were young so they would not win much.
Instead of letting the naysayers get them down, the Volunteers did â€śeverything to winâ€ť and in the end produced what coach Jody Britt calls a â€śgood year.â€ť
â€śThe kids took it in stride and as a challenge,â€ť the first year coach said. â€śThey didnâ€™t like people saying they were young and werenâ€™t supposed to win this year. They took it as there was no reason for them to lose and didnâ€™t let early season bumps and bruises dampen their enthusiasm and actually became a really good team by the end of the year.â€ť
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