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August 30, 2017
The Western team was named the Minnesota District III Bantam Silver Division Champions this year. Team members are: (front row, from left) Owen Johnson, Gabe Johnson, Logan Waldriff, Nick LaFlair and Dawson Jasper; and (back row, from left) coach Damien Paulson, Caden Kuusisto, Kade Shea, Joe Udd, Noah Paulson, Corey Miller and coach Ryan Miller. Not pictured is Doyle Martin.
August 30, 2017 - 1:55pm
August 7, 2017
Six middle fingers on Snapchat lead to disqualification of Junior League softball team
August 7, 2017 - 7:02am
July 24, 2017
Jaime Trachsel is the new head softball coach at the University of Minnesota. (Photo courtesy of Iowa State athletics)
Duluthian Trachsel named Gophers softball coach
July 24, 2017 - 8:52pm
July 14, 2017
Ready for a change, top softball pitcher comes home to Gophers
July 14, 2017 - 8:08pm
July 11, 2017
College softball: Saints' hire Turcotte as assistant
July 11, 2017 - 9:56pm
June 24, 2017
2017 News Tribune All-Area Softball Team
June 24, 2017 - 9:58pm
June 1, 2017
Alaina Bennett of Carlton hits the ball against Cherry during the Section 7A championship game against Cherry at Braun Park in Cloquet Thursday. Carlton defeated Cherry in two games to advance to the Class A state tournament. (Clint Austin /
Prep Report: Bulldogs stun Tigers, earn first state softball berth
June 1, 2017 - 11:15pm
May 24, 2017
Prep Statistical Leaders
May 24, 2017 - 10:22pm
May 22, 2017
Esko's Emilee Wilson is 14-0 with a 0.90 ERA and 141 strikeouts in 85 1/3 innings entering the Section 7AA playoffs. Dave Harwig / For the News Tribune
Prep softball: A more confident Emilee Wilson of Esko is unbeaten heading into 7AA playoffs
May 22, 2017 - 11:20pm
May 20, 2017
Alabama edges Gopher softball team 1-0
May 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
May 18, 2017
Big Ten softball coaches rally round the Gophers
May 18, 2017 - 11:49pm
Top-ranked Gopher softball team shut out of home-field play
May 18, 2017 - 7:25pm
May 17, 2017
Hermantown senior Jordyn Thomas waits for the throw to first base to make an out during a game against Duluth Denfeld earlier this month. (Steve Kuchera /
Prep newsmaker: Hard-hitting Thomas powers Hermantown
May 17, 2017 - 8:23pm
Gophers softball coach: 'We're going to prove them wrong'
May 17, 2017 - 5:42pm
May 16, 2017
UofM Athletics via Pioneer Press
Michigan coach calls Gophers softball snub an 'incompetent committee move'
May 16, 2017 - 7:19pm