Caden Rowland

Mount Vernon senior Caden Rowland pitches against Marysville in a Division I sectional final matchup on Wednesday, May 17, 2023.

MOUNT VERNON — The hugs Mount Vernon’s players and coaching staff shared late Wednesday were long.

Arms locked. Chins tucked. Feet still. A quiet, heavy embrace – the kind you only share with someone when you know, and trust, and care about. The kind you share with someone you’ve been through the wars with.

Staff Reporter

Grant is a 2018 graduate of Ohio Northern University, where he studied journalism and played basketball. He likes coffee, books and minor league baseball. He loves telling stories and has a passion for local news.