Forest Lake Heat wins FLAAA tournament

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The Forest Lake Heat fifth- and sixth-grade modified-pitch softball team took first place in the Forest Lake Area Athletic Association postseason tournament at Fenway Park June 24. The Heat finished the regular season with a 9-1 record to top the fifth- and sixth-grade league ahead of the Wyoming Magic, Forest Lake Miracle and Forest Lake Lakers. Front: Louisa Linder, Catherine Kurz, Eva Linder, Amanda Degerstrom, Emily Raths and Lauren Youngquist. Middle: Isabella Carlson, Hailey Strandquist, Mara Ouse, Grace Elbers and Emily Johnson. Back: assistant coach Dan Elbers, assistant coach Rick Youngquist and head coach Amanda Kurz.