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Telegram Player of the Year: Gibson dived headfirst into baseball season

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On the baseball field in Solon Springs, third baseman Riley Gibson was always easy to spot.

“His uniform was the dirtiest after each game from all the diving attempts at third base,” said Nate Ahlberg, Solon Springs head coach.


Even when a ball seemed to be out of reach, Gibson would still make the attempt. His approach to the game was relentless, Ahlberg said

At the plate, the senior took the same dogged approach.

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