Brainerd Warriors softball coach Mike Zauhar was breathing a huge sigh of relief Thursday night when he answered the phone.
He had just received results of an MRI done on his left Achilles tendon, which he thought he had severed while coaching third base during Wednesday’s Section 8-3A softball championship game against Elk River.
After Brainerd’s Ali Beadle hit a three-run, walk-off home run in the
bottom of the seventh to beat the Elks 6-3, Zauhar jumped in the air to
celebrate the win, the 201st of his 11-year coaching career with the
A few hours after the game he was...