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Eric Morken, Echo Press Mercedes Klimek connected for one of her two home runs against Upsala in the Section 5A West title game last week. Klimek continued to hit the ball hard in the section semifinals, belting a home run in the sixth inning that helped secure a 9-6 win over Isle on Tuesday.

Section 5A softball: Five-run first leaves Osakis in driver's seat


If the Osakis softball team had any nerves going into the Section 5A semifinals, they were settled after just one inning on Tuesday night.

The Silverstreaks scored five runs in the bottom of the first to take a 5-0 lead. They never trailed after that on their way to a 9-6 win over Isle that put them into the 5A title game last night.

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