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June 10, 2017
Softball: Cards' season ends at Thief River Falls
The Alexandria softball team had its season ended at the hands of the top seed in the Section 8AAA Tournament on Thursday night. The Cardinals won a 2-0 game against Sauk Rapids-Rice to put them into the championship round against Thief River Falls. The Prowlers had won 16-11 against...
June 10, 2017 - 12:08am
June 1, 2017
Softball: Prowlers win offensive outburst in 8AAA playoffs
The Thief River Falls softball team defended its home field on Wednesday as the top seed moved within one win of a state tournament after beating...
June 1, 2017 - 9:17am
May 29, 2017
Softball: Hardy cruises as Cards get second straight playoff shutout
A playoff game that the Alexandria softball team won 9-0 could have turned in the other direction pretty quickly Monday. St. Cloud Apollo leadoff...
May 29, 2017 - 4:25pm
May 25, 2017
Softball: Hardy tosses shutout, hits game-ending homer in first round of 8AAA playoffs
The second-seeded Alexandria softball team started the Section 8AAA playoffs exactly how they wanted, taking a 10-0 win over seventh-seeded Little...
May 25, 2017 - 11:28pm
May 20, 2017
Softball: Cards wrap up regular season at 12-7
The Alexandria softball team made quick work of Willmar on Friday night to wrap up the regular season with a 12-7 record overall and a 6-7 mark in the Central Lakes Conference in sixth place. Ellie Ronning, McKenzie Revering and Kendra Hardy all doubled as Ronning drove in three more...
May 20, 2017 - 11:48am
May 17, 2017
Softball: Cards swept by section foe Sauk Rapids
The Alexandria softball team dropped a couple of big games in section and conference play on Tuesday as Sauk Rapids-Rice swept a doubleheader in 6-2 and 7-4 finals. The Storm (10-8, 7-5 Central Lakes Conference) came in as the fourth seeded team in the QRF section standings but showed...
May 17, 2017 - 2:38pm
May 11, 2017
Softball: Late-inning heroics lift Cards over DL
The Lakers of Detroit Lakes were ready for revenge after Alexandria ended their season last spring in the section semifinals, but a five-run...
May 11, 2017 - 10:21pm
May 10, 2017
Softball: Cards split with St. Cloud Tech
The Alexandria softball team dropped the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader with St. Cloud Tech 11-1, but the Cardinals redeemed themselves with an 8-5 win in game two to earn the split. The Cardinals (10-5 overall, 5-5 Central Lakes Conference) couldn't get much offense going against...
May 10, 2017 - 2:26pm
May 7, 2017
Softball: Ronning's two grand slams highlight Cards' offensive explosion in win streak
The Alexandria softball team has run off five straight wins over the course of three days behind an offense that couldn't be slowed down on Friday...
May 7, 2017 - 1:25pm
May 5, 2017
Softball: Offense erupts for Alex in win over Willmar
The Alexandria softball team got back above the .500 mark and snapped a two-game skid in the process after a 12-7 win over Willmar on Thursday. Alexandria used a six-run fourth inning to open things up a little and added three more runs over the next two innings. The Cardinals (5-4,...
May 5, 2017 - 11:46am
May 3, 2017
Softball: Rocori's Gavin fans 12 in win at Alex
The Alexandria softball team fell to one of the top teams in the Central Lakes Conference on Tuesday night as a now 9-0 Rocori team came to town and left with an 11-2 win. The Spartans got six dominant innings from senior pitcher Megan Gavin. She struck out 12 in six innings of work,...
May 3, 2017 - 9:36am
April 26, 2017
Softball: Sixth inning sinks Cards at Apollo
The Alexandria softball team dropped an 8-5 game at St. Cloud Apollo on Tuesday night in a loss that dropped the Cardinals (4-3) to 1-3 in the Central Lakes Conference. The Eagles (3-3, 1-1 CLC) got their first win in league play as they jumped out to a 3-0 lead, lost it in the fourth...
April 26, 2017 - 12:09pm
April 23, 2017
Softball: Cards pick up three wins Saturday at Rockford tourney
The Alexandria softball team put in a good day's work Saturday at the Rockford Tournament, stealing wins from Cambridge-Isanti, Orono and Visitation-St. Paul United. The first game of the day was a 13-1 win over Cambridge. The Cardinals (4-2) scored four in the first and six in the...
April 23, 2017 - 12:42pm
April 21, 2017
Softball: Rocori tallies nine in the fifth to top Alex
The Alexandria softball team had a 3-1 lead over Rocori heading into the fifth inning Thursday night, but Spartans junior Abby Anderson turned the tide in a big way with a grand slam to start a nine-run rally. The Cardinals scored two more runs, but took a 10-5 loss and fell to 1-2...
April 21, 2017 - 11:09am
April 14, 2017
Softball: Fifteen hits help Alexandria cruise at Fergus
The Alexandria softball team pounded out 15 hits on Thursday as the Cardinals improved to 1-1 on the early season with a 13-4 win at Fergus Falls. Taylor Breitkreutz led the offensive charge with a double, three RBIs and three total hits. Emma Ziegler also went 3-for-4 with three...
April 14, 2017 - 11:06am