Green Hope High pitcher Mitch Spence sends a pitch to Holly Springs High's Cole Hoops, left, during a high school baseball game in Cary, N.C. on April 8, 2016. Wake County school administrators have previously warned that students might be charged to play sports to help deal with a budget shortfall this year.
Green Hope High pitcher Mitch Spence sends a pitch to Holly Springs High's Cole Hoops, left, during a high school baseball game in Cary, N.C. on April 8, 2016. Wake County school administrators have previously warned that students might be charged to play sports to help deal with a budget shortfall this year. BEN MCKEOWN newsobserver.com
Green Hope High pitcher Mitch Spence sends a pitch to Holly Springs High's Cole Hoops, left, during a high school baseball game in Cary, N.C. on April 8, 2016. Wake County school administrators have previously warned that students might be charged to play sports to help deal with a budget shortfall this year. BEN MCKEOWN newsobserver.com
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