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June 18, 2013
All-Area Softball: Zumbrota-Mazeppa dominates All-Area lineup
Laura Chalmers (Sr., Red Wing) Red Wing's lone senior this season was also its best hitter. Laura Chalmers compiled a .431 batting average with seven doubles and 12 RBI in 19 games as the Wingers' designated player and pitcher. She had a .578 on-base percentage and was a Missota...
June 18, 2013 - 10:00pm
May 31, 2013
Softball: Kasson-Mantorville gets the best of Z-M again
AUSTIN, Minn. - Zumbrota-Mazeppa only lost to one opponent this season. The problem is that the opponent, Kasson-Mantorville, is in the Cougars'...
May 31, 2013 - 12:39am
May 29, 2013
Softball: Z-M earns a trip to section finals
AUSTIN, Minn. - Morgan Olson's composure belies her age. The Zumbrota-Mazeppa ninth-grader is the top pitcher on the No.
May 29, 2013 - 3:11am
May 25, 2013
Softball: Cougars clinging on in 1AA-West
CANNON FALLS - If Zumbrota-Mazeppa hopes to get back to the state tournament, the Cougars first have to solve the Kasson-Mantorville conundrum....
May 25, 2013 - 12:02am
May 24, 2013
Softball: Errors force Wingers to bow out of 1AAA playoffs
HASTINGS - All the work on defense looked to be paying off for Red Wing. As the No. 11 seed in the Section 1AAA tournament, the Wingers were error-free through the first four innings and were tied 1-1 with sixth-seeded Northfield on Thursday. Then the first fielding error came...
May 24, 2013 - 1:11am
May 23, 2013
Softball: Cougars power way into 1AA-West finals
With four players belting home runs on Thursday, the Zumbrota-Mazeppa softball team advanced to the Section 1AA-West finals with an 11-3 victory over Byron in Zumbrota. The second-seeded and top-ranked Cougars will face top-seeded and fifth-ranked Kasson-Mantorville in the sub-section...
May 23, 2013 - 10:29pm
May 22, 2013
Softball: Ellsworth bows out of playoffs
Things were looking good from the get-go for Ellsworth against Osceola in the second round of the Division 2 Section 1 playoff as the Panthers tacked on three runs in the top of the first inning. "We got off to a rolling start," said Ellsworth head coach Ryan Casper. "Then, we...
May 22, 2013 - 12:22am
May 21, 2013
Softball: Tigers' season ends against Cotter
Looking to play spoiler in the Section 1AA-East playoffs, eighth-seeded Lake City took a 1-0 lead in the second inning over the top-seeded team in the sub-section, Winona Cotter. "I think we kind of surprised them a little bit; we came out and played real well," said Tigers head...
May 21, 2013 - 12:17pm
May 20, 2013
Softball: Jentsch and Olson power Z-M to win over Cannon Falls
ZUMBROTA - Zumbrota-Mazeppa head coach Kevin Nelson said he could tell Amber Jentsch was finally feeling comfortable at the plate after she ripped...
May 20, 2013 - 11:59pm
Softball: Wildcats eliminated from section tournament
Abbey Loken provided the power for third-seeded Houston Monday against sixth-seeded Goodhue in Peterson. Loken struck out 13 in the pitcher's circle and allowed just three hits while also clubbing a three-run home run in the fifth inning as Houston picked up a 5-0 victory in the...
May 20, 2013 - 11:42pm
May 18, 2013
Softball: Cougars close season with win over Bombers
Top-ranked Zumbrota-Mazeppa defeated Cannon Falls 11-5 Friday in Cannon Falls. The Cougars got a winning effort from Carley Henning in the pitcher's circle. Kaylyn Nygaard hit a home run for the Bombers in the loss and Becca Vandenheuvel supplied two hits. Lydia Franken and Amber...
May 18, 2013 - 12:48am
May 17, 2013
Softball: Errors bite Red Wing in home losses
Red Wing reverted to last year's defensive struggles Thursday in the final Missota Conference matchup against Chaska in Red Wing. The Wingers...
May 17, 2013 - 12:06am
May 16, 2013
Softball: Lake City's losing skid continues
Lake City fell for the 15th straight game after a 12-0 five-inning Hiawatha Valley League loss at La Crescent on Thursday. The Lancers limited the Tigers to just one hit: a single by Emily Cordes in the fifth inning. "We hit the ball hard, just not in the right spots," said Lake...
May 16, 2013 - 11:46pm
Softball: Ellsworth seals first-round win over Somerset
ELLSWORTH - Even in the first game of the Division 2 Section 1 playoffs, Ellsworth head softball coach Ryan Casper was still tinkering with his lineup. With a condensed season due to a stormy spring, the Panthers are still searching for that perfect lineup. And in Thursday's first-round...
May 16, 2013 - 11:01pm
Softball: Cannon Falls blanks Goodhue
Lydia Franken didn't allow a hit in five innings for Cannon Falls as the Bombers defeated Goodhue 7-0 Thursday in Cannon Falls. Franken struck out 11 and did not issue a walk in the victory. Gabby Heckmann finished the game for the Bombers, allowing two hits and one walk while striking...
May 16, 2013 - 10:36pm