Alex girls win Class C 16U state fastpitch championship
The Alexandria girls Class C 16U fastpitch softball team earned championship honors at the Amateur State Softball/Minnesota Metro Fastpitch League (ASA/MMFL) tournament July 21-22 in Ham Lake. The team beat Sleepy Eye and Rocori, while giving up a game to New Ulm on Saturday. They came back on Sunday to beat Delano, Austin and New Ulm before facing the undefeated New Richmond team. Alexandria came from behind to capture the win, before having to play New Richmond a second time to clinch championship honors.