Northwest softball finishes 3rd at the state tournament
(Hastings, NE) - The Northwest softball team would fall on Friday to Hastings in an elimination game on championship Friday at the Bill Smith Softball Complex by a final score of 17-5. It was the fifth game of the tournament for Northwest after winning all three elimination games on Thursday taking down Norris (15-1), Wahoo (4-1), and Bennington (15-12). The Vikings suffered an opening-round loss to Bennington on Wednesday 11-7. The Vikings end the season with a record of 30-9. For the first time in school history the Northwest softball team advances to the final three & day of the state softball tournament. The Vikings say goodbye to four seniors including, Reagan Fries, Reba Mader, Emma Sundberg, and Ahdri Medrano. Omaha Skutt Catholic won the Class B title defeating Hastings 14-2. Final bracket of all classes can be viewed HERE. Below is a list of the five games from the state tournament with the KRGI 1430/105.5 coverage from Hastings.