Laker Softball beats Sartell and is one win away from State
Charlie Newland | May 29, 2019 AT 5:30 am
The Laker softball team advanced to the Section 8AAA Championship after picking up a win against Sartell 11-4 on Tuesday. The Lakers had Senior Madilyn Kirchner in the circle, Kirchner finished the game going 7 innings, striking out 7 batters, and gave up 8 hits. Offensively Detroit Lakes was on their game, hitting the ball 17 times.
The Lakers will have a chance to win their first ever Section 8AAA title with a win against either Bemidji or Sartell today at 6 pm. No Detroit Lakes softball team has ever made it to state and the odds are good for the Lakers, as still have not lost a game this postseason. You can listen to Laker softball this afternoon on KDLM, pregame coverage will begin at approximately 5:45 pm.