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On The Street
May 25, 2017
Softball: Streaks rally for three seventh-inning runs to take second in the 6AA-North
Last spring, the Osakis softball team’s season ended by a 9-8 walkoff loss to Long Prairie-Grey Eagle. This year in the same game – the 6AA-North...
May 25, 2017 - 10:42pm
May 24, 2017
Softball: Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semis
The Osakis softball team went into the 6AA-North Subsection semifinals as the top seed, but fifth-seeded Perham wasn’t intimidated and used...
May 24, 2017 - 6:21pm
May 17, 2017
Softball: Streaks head into 6AA-North Subsection Tournament with top seed
The Osakis softball team's 14-3 regular season record was enough to earn the top seed heading into the 6AA-North Subsection Tournament. The Silverstreaks are scheduled to host No. 8 Ottertail Central at 4:30 Friday. The winner of that matchup will face the winner of No. 4 Staples-Motley...
May 17, 2017 - 2:33pm
May 12, 2017
Softball: Osakis keeps rolling
The Osakis softball team continued its powerful run on Thursday, winning its second mercy-rule game in a row with a 17-2 victory over Swanville in five innings. "We played a good ballgame today," head coach John Stigman said. "Offensively, we were very patient at the plate. We didn't...
May 12, 2017 - 12:40pm
May 7, 2017
Softball: Streaks still perfect in Prairie after sweep of Thunder
A sweep for the Osakis softball team over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Friday kept the Silverstreaks perfect in the Prairie Conference. Osakis (9-2, 5-0 Prairie North) won an 11-8 game in the opener before having a little bit easier time in a 14-5 win in the nightcap. The Thunder (3-9,...
May 7, 2017 - 12:18pm
April 29, 2017
Softball: Lead slips away for Osakis in Sauk Centre
The Osakis softball team lost a heartbreaker on Friday in Sauk Centre as the Mainstreeters forced extras with two runs in the bottom of the seventh...
April 29, 2017 - 11:05am
April 25, 2017
Softball: Streaks chalk up another W
The Osakis softball team made quick work of Swanville on Tuesday, topping the Bulldogs 12-1 in five innings to stretch the Silverstreaks winning...
April 25, 2017 - 9:06pm
April 14, 2017
Softball: Osakis wins a 31-hit affair
The Osakis softball team opened up the season with a 12-1 loss to Minnewaska on April 4 but hasn't lost since. The Silverstreaks (4-1) kept cruising...
April 14, 2017 - 11:16am
April 9, 2017
Softball: Streaks top Pequot Lakes, finish week 2-1
The Osakis were able to recover from their 12-1 loss to Minnewaska last Tuesday with two straight wins, including an 18-8 win in six innings...
April 9, 2017 - 5:41pm
April 7, 2017
Softball: Streaks rally late, top Perham 8-7
The Osakis softball team used a three-run seventh inning to take an 8-5 lead and held Perham off in the bottom half to come away with an 8-7 win Thursday on the road. "Young teams have to learn how to finish games and minimize mistakes," Silverstreaks head coach John Stigman said....
April 7, 2017 - 11:51am
April 4, 2017
Softball: Hess tosses one-run gem
Minnewaska Area senior Morgen Hess got two runs of support in the top of the first inning Tuesday afternoon, and they were all she needed to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:21pm
June 30, 2016
Softball: Osakis' Silbernick all-stater, Prairie MVP
The Osakis softball team celebrated a 14-8 season with its annual end-of-year awards banquet. Senior shortstop Jenna Fearing was named the Silverstreaks'...
June 30, 2016 - 9:33am
May 27, 2016
Softball: Osakis fights to the last out as season ends
The Osakis softball team fought to the last out on Thursday night, but saw its season come to an end in a 9-8 loss to Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in the bottom half of the bracket of the 6AA tournament. The Thunder won in walk-off fashion to take a 9-8 game after Osakis had knocked off...
May 27, 2016 - 10:53am
May 18, 2016
Softball: Osakis gets home playoff game as fourth seed
The Osakis softball team will host a home playoff game this Friday at 4:30 p.m. after getting the fourth seed in the 6AA-North tournament. The Silverstreaks (12-6) will take on fifth-seeded Staples-Motley (8-10). The winner of that game will get top-seeded Pequot Lakes (18-2) in Alexandria...
May 18, 2016 - 2:06pm
Softball: Raiders end Streaks' regular season on a down note
The Osakis softball team wrapped up its regular season with a 17-10 loss against Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale on Tuesday night after splitting a doubleheader with Browerville-Eagle Valley on Monday. The Silverstreaks lost a 13-11 game in the nightcap to the Tigers after winning 12-4 in...
May 18, 2016 - 11:41am