The high school softball playoffs continue for some and start for others today. In Section 6-AA Cathedral plays Annandale at 5pm in Waite Park while Royalton plays Pierz at 5pm in Waite Park. Cathedral downed Foley 15-3 yesterday in 5 innings to advance to this point.
Longtime Rocori Spartans football coach Mike Rowe is stepping down from his post to become superintendent of schools in Henning, Minnesota. Rowe had coached the Spartans for eight years and had appeared in the last four State Tournaments.
Former Rocori Spartan Jordan Barth has had a whale of a freshman season with the Augustana Vikings, who are headed to the NCAA Tournament's Central Regional with a 44-8 record. This summer, Barth will come back home to play for the St. Cloud Rox of the Northwoods League.
Offensively, CHS was led by Andrew Weisser's four-hit game, which also included three stolen bases and two runs scored. For his efforts, Weisser was named the All Star Trophy and Awards player of the game.