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1956-1957 Baseball Season
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A North player scores avoiding a collision with the catcher.

The 1956-1957 baseball season began with much youth.  The team was loaded with juniors, most playing key positions. 

 The team finished in second place with at 5-3 record. 

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A North batter awaits the pitch as the fans, catcher and umpire look on.
The Polars defeated Henry once (5-4), Marshall twice (5-4 and 6-3) and Vocational twice (3-0 and 7-5).  The losses were to Edison twice (14-10 and 3-2) and Henry once (7-5).

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Two Polars converge on a ball hit to the fence.

 The sophomore team ended with at 7-1 record, tied with Henry for first place in the Northern Division.

 After the season, head coach George Sullivan decided to resign. Sullivan coached the Polars for three seasons.