The Ranger softball squad recorded its sixth consecutive Section 7AAA title on Thursday afternoon after defeating Anoka in the title matchup, 6-1. Forest Lake advances to the state tournament for its first round game against the Section 1 champion at 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 6 at Caswell Park in North Mankato.
Forest Lake beat Anoka 10-5 Wednesday afternoon in Chisago Lakes to move to the championship round of the Section 7AAA tournament. While the No. 3 Rangers have a set spot for the title matchup, the Tornadoes competed in a play-back final against second-seeded Duluth Denfeld immediately following their loss to Forest Lake. The winner faces [...]
In six years of section play, the Forest Lake softball team improved its record to 23-1 over the weekend with second- and third-round wins in the Section 7AAA tournament in Duluth. The Rangers wasted no time in a 10-2 win over ninth-seeded Blaine on Saturday morning. Junior Natalie Wright led off with a single, then [...]
The No. 2 Forest Lake softball girls clinched the Suburban East Conference title last week with wins over Woodbury to stave off No. 7 Stillwater by just one game. The Rangers closed out their final six games of the regular season with wins over East Ridge last Tuesday (5-1, 14-9), Hill-Murray on Wednesday (11-1) and [...]
For the second straight season, two Ranger standouts have earned all-state honors from the Minnesota Fastpitch Coaches Association. Dana Mogren is a first-team all-state selection for 2012, while Jenn Zidar is a second-team selection. Each of Forest Lake’s selections to the 15-member teams is the product of a breakthrough season. Mogren, a junior shortstop, just [...]