First things first for Razorbacks sophomore

Posted: February 9, 2013 at 4:04 a.m.

Arkansas redshirt sophomore Eric Fisher talks to the media Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. Fisher will likely start at first base Friday when the No. 1 Razorbacks host Western Illinois.

While Arkansas was playing in the College World Series last June in Omaha, Neb., Eric Fisher was 1,700 miles away playing first base for the Conejo (Calif.) Oaks in the California Collegiate League.

Dave Van Horn - 2013 Media Day

Arkansas baseball coach Dave Van Horn speaks during the Razorbacks' media day. (By Matt Jones)
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After a redshirt year in which he watched Arkansas play four games in the College World Series, Eric Fisher (above) will take over as the team’s start...

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