Front row, from left: Elizabeth Kelley, Maggie Durant, Julia Montgomery, Megan Kusterman, Madeline Herold. Back row: Youth 1st representative Mark Hendrick, assistant coach Greg Handrick, Grace Handrick, Anika Metz, Dafne Nunez-Hilton, Audrey Walsh, Selena Hernandez, Lauren McCulloch, head coach Troy McCulloch. Not pictured: Grace Countz, assistant coach Roman Hernandez.
A Mounds View Softball Association team was recently honored for its conduct at a tournament earlier this summer. The Thundering Herd 10U squad was presented with its Youth First Award July 26 at the Shoreview Community Center.
The Sub-State 8 American Legion baseball tournament ran two days longer than originally planned because of high heat and rain. The three teams that advanced to the final day were the top three seeds in the tournament.
Heat and rain conspired to the derail the Sub-State 8 American Legion baseball playoffs last week. Those two forces of nature wiped out two days of the tournament and forced the event to last until Monday.
The Irondale High School girls track and field team that qualified for state in the 4x400-meter relay in 2015 finished in the bottom half of the standings in the prelims and did not advance to the finals.