Youth sports highlights for 10-25
Girls from surrounding communities joined together to form one of many Crow River Raider fastpitch softball teams that participated in the MMFL fall ball league. This 16U team took second at the state tournament at Lake Ann Park, winning three of four games.
The team includes, front row: Shelby Geiser-Norgaard (Hutchinson), Brooke Vos (Cologne), Ellie Lepel (Plato), Anna Lundquist (Delano), and Lauren Kahle (Winsted); back row: coach Dennis Zabell, Megan Knickerbocker (NYA), Caitlin Burke (Winsted), Shannon Dale (Watertown), Caitlin Kammerer (Watertown), Gabby Brakemeier (Waconia), Lauren Zabell (St. Boni), Kailyn Reed (Rockford), and coach Melissa Neumann.
- The Waconia U11 MYSA girls’ soccer team finished the regular fall season 6-0, winning the division and advancing to the state playoffs. The team includes, front row: Ellie Gove, Alexandra Samuelson, Jenna Fawcett, Anna Edsill, Mikayla Olsem, and Gabby Erenstein; back row: coach Stacy Samuelson, Olivia Grundhofer, Elsa Bruellman, Alea Roitenberg, Chloe Jaeger, Tess Johnson, Maria Kirsch, Paityn Miller, and coach Scott Fawcett.