By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent –

With a year of varsity experience under their belts for a number of returning players, the Cardinals look to make a jump in the win column under second-year coach Tommy Meier in 2017.

The message to his team on the first day of practice was that it’s going to take hard work and dedication to turn things around from last year. In 2017, nothing is going to come easy and we need to earn it.

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