to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Maddie Damon,
sophomore, Kasson-Mantorville softball and Jayme Langbehn, freshman, Elk River softball.
The sophomore left ‘em swinging at state by turning in three great games in the
circle. Maddie gave up only two runs,
while striking out 26 batters, leading Kasson-Mantorville to a second-place
School: Elk River
The freshman flashed some fancy leather in the finals while Elk
River took home the gold. Jayme
twice reaching over the fence to steal home runs as the Elks defeated Prior Lake
4-3 in eight innings. She also hit .444
at the plate for the tournament, with a home run and scored the winning run in the final.