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Towson High fields to add home-run fences

Towson High fields to add home-run fences

When Towson High School's baseball and softball teams take to their fields next spring, both will have outfield fences for the first time.

The Towson High School Sports Boosters Club raised the $1,800 needed to purchase a fence for the school's baseball team this month. The club raised about $1,500 for a similar fence for the separate softball field in the spring by holding a car wash, according to Athletic Director Justin Nash.

The club asked the community for donations for the baseball fence using the crowd-funding website GoFundMe.com, a conduit for online donations. The club launched the fundraiser Nov. 14 and raised enough money in about six days, according to Scott...

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