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Andy McClain was approved as the baseball coach and science teacher at Norwell by the Northern Wells Community School Board.

McClain comes to Norwell from Indianapolis Brebeuf, where he had been coaching for the last six years. At Brebeuf, he led the Braves to the 3A State championship game last week.

McClain has also had head coaching stints at LaVille and Indianapolis Arlington. McClain, who has been coaching for 22 years, played at Manchester College where he was a three-year starting catcher from 1988-1990.

High School Sports Editor Greg Jones on prep sports.