Hawks Win Second Straight 7AA Softball Title

By KBJR News 1

May 29, 2014 Updated May 29, 2014 at 9:48 PM CST

Cloquet, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Hermantown softball team overcame a 2-0 deficit on Thursday afternoon to beat Pequot Lakes 6-2 in the Section 7AA championship game at Braun Park in Cloquet, Minn.

The win sends the Hawks to a second straight MSHSL Class AA tournament and marks the sixth time in the past seven seasons Hermantown has won the section title.

Hermantown fell behind 2-0 in the first inning before rallying for the game's next six runs, with sophomore pitcher Kylie Hoff shutting down the Patriots from there on out to earn the victory.

The Hawks will open play the state tournament on June 5 at 1:00 p.m. against the champion of Section 1AA, with that game to be played as Caswell Park in Mankato, Minn.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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