BASEBALL Reed City, 2-0, is at Big Rapids on Friday to open the Central State Activities Association season. \u201cBoth of us lost our No. 1 pitcher from last year,\u201d said Reed City coach Scott Shankel. \u201cIt should be another competitive game. We have to be ready to play them there. I expect a good all-around baseball game.\u201d Reed City\u2019s baseball team swept Evart on March 27 in a doubleheader. In last week\u2019s Herald-Review, a quote from Reed City catcher Ricky Droke had an editing error and should have said about his team\u2019s performance, \u201cIt was amazing, we did really good.\u201d Evart is home with Houghton Lake on Thursday. \u201cI try to give people an equal time of bats (during the non-league season,\u201d Evart coach George Sims said, noting that he\u2019s then able to have enough statistical data on each player to know when and how to use them during the Highland Conference season. Pine River plays at Morley Stanwood today in a twinbill postponed from Tuesday. SOFTBALL Evart is back in action on Thursday at home with Houghton Lake and will open the Highland Conference season later this month. Coach Josh Johnson said his team has a limited number of practices during the week. Against Houghton Lake, \u201cI don\u2019t know what to expect, never played them in softball or baseball,\u201d Johnson said. \u201cIt\u2019s a bigger school obviously.\u201d Next Tuesday, Evart plays at Farwell. Pine River plays at Morley Stanwood today in a twinbill postponed from Tuesday. GOLF Reed City\u2019s golf team opens at Spring Valley Golf course on Friday against Clare in non-league action. Coach Katrina Wray said members of the team would be playing off for varsity spots this week SOCCER Reed City is home Thursday to face Cadillac Heritage Christian and at the Ludington Invitational on Saturday.