Lady Viks gear up for spring softball season

Vale's Sierra Cleaver goes to make a play at second base during a non-league game against Homedale Monday. Homedale defeated the Vikings 16-2. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

VALE – The Vale High School softball team hit the ground running Monday in its first non-league game of the season against Homedale, after barely a week of practice.

Less than eight days ago, many of the Lady Viks softball athletes were still processing a five-day state basketball tourney stint.

“Of course, I’d like more practice time . . .