Monday, June 12, 2017

New York Mills Softball

By Craig Olson
New York Mills, MN

The New York Mills softball team is the Pizza Ranch Restaurant Team of the Week.

The Eagles captured the Class A State Softball championship on Friday at Caswell Park in North Mankato, beating defending champion Edgerton/Minnesota Christian 8-4.

The Eagles beat Carlton 10-4 in the quarterfinal round of the state tournament and then advanced to the finals with a 7-6 win over Sleepy Eye St. Mary's in the semifinals.

New York Mills, making their fifth consecutive state tournament appearance. finished the year with a record of 25-2, winning their last seven games on the way to the title.