All images © Jeffrey Smith

Sports, Kids, Flags and Grads

 Here's a few photos shot both for The Blade and just for myself over the second and third week of my internship.

A young boy looks up to search for a foul ball during a Mud Hens game June 2, 2013 at Fifth Third Field in Toledo.

Downtown Toledo as seen from the 16 floor of One SeaGate Center.

A solo motorcyclist rides after escorting "The Wall", a traveling Vietnam memorial June 5, 2013 at International Park.
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Nolan Hernandez, 5, of Walbridge, dressed as Mr. Incredible, holds "Perry the Penguin's" hand as they walk along the sidewalk during Relay for Life June 7, 2013 in front of the Commodore building in Perrysburg. The relay will continue until Saturday, June 8 at noon.
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Bedford senior Jonathan Shepherd slides safely into second as Belleville junior Anthony Kovach jumps to catch a pass during the MHSAA regional finals game June 8, 2013 at Saline High School. Shepherd scored the team's single run in the 1-0 win.
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A Sylvania Northview graduate waits to receive their diploma during the high school's 136 annual commencement ceremony June 9, 2013 at the Stranahan Theater.
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Sylvania Northview graduate Emily Fuller smiles at friends after receiving her diploma during the high school's 136 annual commencement ceremony June 9, 2013 at the Stranahan Theater.
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Firefighters listen to a speaker during the Toledo Fire Department memorial service in honor of those who have died working in the line of duty June 10, 2013 at fire station 1.
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From left, Salayna Harris, 7, Miracle Neal, 5, Ta'Laja Neal, 8, and Sania Harris, 9, play a stepping and clapping game called "a bull dog" in which they each take turns to say their name and rhyme June 10, 2013 on the 1100 block of Waverly Avenue in Toledo. "It's kind of like hop-scotch, and we have a lot of fun," Sania said.
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