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July 14, 2017
Ready for a change, top softball pitcher comes home to Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS — Sydney Smith can't really explain it. She was simply ready for a change. "I felt in my heart that I wanted something else," she said. "I saw my chance and I took it." After committing to Louisiana State as a sophomore at Maple Grove High School and spending two...
July 14, 2017 - 8:08pm
June 20, 2017
Worthington Storm softball: Worthington 12U, 14U teams earn sweeps
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Storm 12-and-under and 14-and-under softball teams both swept doubleheaders on Tuesday. The 14U team defeated Tracy 12-6 and 17-7, while the 12U team defeated Windom Gold 15-3 in both games. Taylor Ponto pitched the first game for the 14Us, with seven...
June 20, 2017 - 11:15pm
June 13, 2017
Prep softball: All-Big South Conference team named
Worthington softball players Christina Shorter and Liz Hayenga were named to the All-Big South Conference Big Division team, and Sydney Ponto was an honorable mention. Five Pipestone Area players were named all-conference in the small division, including Shelby Bloemendaal, Logan...
June 13, 2017 - 4:26pm
June 12, 2017
Section A softball: Flying Dutchmen fall in final, finish second at state tournament
NORTH MANKATO, Minn. -- To be the best, you have to be the best and on Friday at Caswell Park in North Mankato, Minn., the New York Mills softball...
June 12, 2017 - 12:26pm
June 9, 2017
Class AA softball: Arrows take home consolation crown
NORTH MANKATO -- Pipestone Area finished out the Minnesota state Class AA tournament strong with seven runs in its final inning as it won the consolation championship with a 12-0 victory over Albany on Friday at Caswell Park in North Mankato. On Thursday, the Arrows fell to Esko 4-0...
June 9, 2017 - 11:46pm
June 6, 2017
Area umpires to work state tournaments
High school state tournaments honor prep athletes who’ve had outstanding seasons. The same holds true for umpires. Matt Prunty of Welcome will perform for the second straight year in the Class AA state baseball tournament. Trent Sukalski of Jackson will also umpire in the state...
June 6, 2017 - 4:58pm
State softball: E/SWC, Pipestone Area still among the favorites
NORTH MANKATO -- One year removed from their memorable state tournament experiences of 2016, the Edgerton/Southwest Christian Flying Dutchmen and the Pipestone Area Arrows are back again -- fully comprehending that anything can happen. The Dutchmen were dominant in Class A last year,...
June 6, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 4, 2017
Minnesota state softball tournament pairings released
MANKATO -- The pairings for the Minnesota high school state softball tournament were released Sunday, and now Edgerton/Southwest Christian and Pipestone Area know who they will face in the first round on Thursday at Caswell Park in Mankato. The No. 1 seed Flying Dutchmen will play...
June 4, 2017 - 4:56pm
June 2, 2017
Section 3A softball: E/SWC seals fourth-straight state tournament berth
COTTONWOOD -- The Edgerton/Southwest Christian softball team proved it can overcome adversity as it claimed the Section 3A championship with...
June 2, 2017 - 12:48am
May 20, 2017
Alabama edges Gopher softball team 1-0
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A day after the University of Minnesota scored 11 runs on nine hits, the Gophers met their match on the pitching circle in University of Alabama starter Alexis Osorio. The Gophers didn't get a hit until the eighth inning in Saturday's 1-0 loss. The loss snapped...
May 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
May 18, 2017
Big Ten softball coaches rally round the Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS — Big Ten softball coaches are a tight-knit group. Illinois coach Tyra Perry has received many well-wishes from the conference's...
May 18, 2017 - 11:49pm
Top-ranked Gopher softball team shut out of home-field play
MINNEAPOLIS — A week surrounded by controversy will come to a head for the Gophers softball team Friday, May 19, when it starts regional play in the NCAA tournament at the University of Alabama. More than 1,000 miles away, Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on the University of Minnesota...
May 18, 2017 - 7:25pm
May 17, 2017
Gophers softball coach: 'We're going to prove them wrong'
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The suddenly No. 1-ranked Gophers softball team was so certain it would be among the 16 schools to host an NCAA regional...
May 17, 2017 - 5:42pm
May 16, 2017
Michigan coach calls Gophers softball snub an 'incompetent committee move'
ST. PAUL — Michigan softball coach Carol Hutchins had her own team's NCAA tournament fate to worry about during Sunday's selection show, but...
May 16, 2017 - 7:19pm
May 15, 2017
NCAA selection committee: Gophers softball didn't have enough Top 25 wins
MINNEAPOLIS — A little more than 24 hours removed from winning the Big Ten tournament, the Gophers softball team sat in the Stadium Village...
May 15, 2017 - 8:15pm