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Home-field heartbreak
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Having a front-row view didn't seem to help the umpire on a big call Monday. Hailey Wood was called out on the play despite getting a hand on the plate before being tagged. It was a pivotal moment in a 7-6, extra-inning loss to Coffee County.
Hailey Wood knew her hand, bruised and bloodied, would get to the plate quicker if she dove. So the senior put her body on the line, going head first into home trying to tie the game.