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May 30, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska season ends against Morris
After picking up an 8-5 win over Jackson County Central on Saturday, the Minnewaska softball team ended its season with a 9-4 loss to Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta. The Lakers and Tigers split the regular-season series. Morris won the first bout 3-1 on May 15, but the Lakers came back...
May 30, 2017 - 11:10am
May 24, 2017
Softball: Lakers fall in second round, face long road to championship
The Minnewaska softball team started the Section 3AA tournament just how they wanted to with a five-inning, 11-1 win over second seeded Yellow Medicine East on Tuesday afternoon. But then in the evening they went up against third seeded New London-Spicer, a team they didn't play in...
May 24, 2017 - 10:13am
May 19, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska closes regular season 16-4
The Minnewaska softball team finished its regular season with a record of 16-4 after a 15-0, four-inning win over Renville County West on Thursday. Morgan Hess pitched all four innings and allowed just one hit and one walk while striking out three Jaguars hitters. According to minnesota-scores.net,...
May 19, 2017 - 10:35am
Hitting her spots
After playing a few games for the Minnewaska Area softball team last season, Morgan Hess tore her ACL and was forced out of the lineup for the...
May 19, 2017 - 12:00am
May 17, 2017
Softball: Hoffman earns 500th win
After falling to Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta in a 3-1 pitchers' duel on Monday, the Minnewaska softball team got another crack at it on Tuesday and won 4-3, earning the split and handing head coach Steve Hoffman his 500th career win. Junior Rachel Erickson took the win in the pitching...
May 17, 2017 - 11:32am
May 15, 2017
Softball: Morris' Gillespie baffles Minnewaska offense
The Minnewaska softball team hosted Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta on Monday for a key Section 3AA-North and West Central Conference matchup, which...
May 15, 2017 - 9:11pm
May 12, 2017
Softball: Lakers streak ends at nine with extra-inning loss
The Minnewaska softball team jumped on Sauk Centre with a eight-run first inning, but the Lakers defense broke down and committed nine errors on the game, which were turned into 11 unearned runs and a 14-13, eight-inning Mainstreeters win. Morgan Hess received a rare loss on the mound,...
May 12, 2017 - 12:55pm
May 10, 2017
Softball: Hess' no-hitter leads Lakers past Montevideo
Minnewaska senior Morgan Hess has been an anchor for the Lakers softball team all season and her no-hitter on Tuesday helped this group to a...
May 10, 2017 - 1:06pm
May 3, 2017
Softball: Lakers win seventh straight in sweep of Melrose
The Minnewaska softball team ran its winning streak to seven games on Tuesday night as the Lakers swept Melrose (8-2, 5-2 West Central Conference) in a doubleheader by 8-4 and 8-0 scores. The Lakers (11-2, 7-2 WCC) got a combined seven hits from the first three batters in their lineup...
May 3, 2017 - 10:04am
April 26, 2017
Softball: Lakers win fifth straight in sweep of Braves
The Minnewaska softball team has won five straight games after sweeping a doubleheader at Benson on Tuesday afternoon. The games were moved up to a 1 p.m. start time due to weather, but the Lakers (9-2, 5-2 WCC) were ready to go. After a 7-0 shutout in the opener, they jumped on the...
April 26, 2017 - 12:08pm
April 21, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska improves to 7-2
The Minnewaska softball team improved to 7-2 with an 11-1 win over Sauk Centre on Thursday in five innings. All seven Lakers victories have been by 10 runs or more, including their last three games, while their losses were by a 3-2 score to Montevideo and 4-0 to BOLD. Ashley Blom,...
April 21, 2017 - 11:12am
April 19, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska sweeps ACGC in doubleheader
The Minnewaska softball team swept two games of a doubleheader with ease against Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, winning game two 11-0 after taking game one 11-1 on Tuesday.
April 19, 2017 - 11:44am
April 18, 2017
Softball: BOLD knocks off Minnewaska
The Minnewaska softball team managed just two baserunners Monday night against BOLD and dropped the matchup 4-0. Abby VerSteeg drew a walk in the fourth inning and Morgan Hess doubled in the sixth, but both were immediately followed by inning-ending outs. Hess pitched all seven innings...
April 18, 2017 - 10:48am
April 12, 2017
Softball: Lakers take walk-off loss
The Minnewaska softball team looked to have the game in hand with a 2-0 lead heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, but Montevideo scored two in the sixth and one in the seventh to steal a 3-2 walkoff win and hand the Lakers their first loss of the spring on Tuesday. The pitchers'...
April 12, 2017 - 11:08am
April 10, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska hosts Saturday invitational
The Brandon-Evansville and Minnewaska softball teams each won big twice Saturday at the Minnewaska softball invite. The Chargers topped Breckenridge-Wahpeton...
April 10, 2017 - 2:41pm