OBSERVER Photos by Jay Young
Area spring sports teams began their seasons Monday. Falconer/Cassadaga Valley’s track and field team held its first practice at Bill Race Field in Falconer. Above, pictured, from left: Gracie Barber, Mary Lundmark, Ella Eckstrom, Paiden Whittmeyer, Addison Pierce and Cara Pillittieri practice getting out of the blocks. The Golden Falcons will not have a varsity baseball team this spring. The jayvee team opened practice Monday. Pictured second, Aidan McCleery takes a cut.