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Miracle League Starts Season Saturday in Ankeny

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Miracle League field. (WHO-HD)

Miracle League field. (WHO-HD)

ANKENY, Iowa — Athletes with special needs will take the field Saturday for a new season at Ankeny’s Miracle League field.

It’s a non-competitive baseball program for youth with special needs. Each athlete is paired with a volunteer who helps them bat, field, and maneuver around the bases.

Organizers say volunteers are always needed.

Des Moines’ Miracle League season starts August 30th.