Northrop Baseball fundraiser set for Saturday

Fundraiser set for Saturday

NORTHROP — Northrop Baseball is holding a shrimp feed fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Northrop Legion.

The meal includes all-you-can-eat shrimp, a baked potato, coleslaw and bread.

The funds raised will go toward expenses for the Northrop 13U team to participate in the Omaha Slumpbuster tournament during the College World Series in June.


Area spikers earn all-BSC

FAIRMONT — Five Blue Earth Area Buc volleyball players and three Fairmont Cardinals earned all-Big South Conference recognition for their performances on the court this fall.

Senior outside hitter Sofie Blair, senior setter Alissa Norman, senior middle spiker Lindsey Norman and senior outside hitter Madison Oelke joined Fairmont junior outside spiker Bailee Swanson and senior middle hitter Courtney Williams on the East Division’s first team.

Blue Earth Area senior libero Samantha Naumann and Fairmont senior libero Ericka Kim each were selected to the BSC’s honorable mention team.

Blue Earth Area captured the regular-season East Division crown.

Class AA fourth-place state finisher and West Division champion Marshall defeated Blue Earth Area for the overall BSC championship.