Field conditioning for spring sports under way

Feb. 04, 2013 @ 07:02 PM

Photo feature:

W.A. West rakes out the small dirt clods, starting the process of conditioning the softball field at Southern Vance High School Monday afternoon.

West is a volunteer with the team.

Spring doesn't arrive until March 20, but the softball team can begin practices Wednesday of next week and play games two weeks later. Southern's first game is March 1.