Northwest softball wins home tournament
(Grand Island, NE) - A very busy week for the Northwest softball team came to a close on Saturday afternoon after the Vikings claimed their home tournament championship with a win over NEN 8-0 in five innings. The Vikings opened up the tournament with a 12-0 victory over Southern Valley, then took down Aurora for the second time this week 10-0. Northwest pitching was on fire all day between Ava Laurent and Kylie Casperson. The two combined for 32 strikeouts on the day. while not giving up a single run. The Vikings (18-3) this week go 6-1 and now get set for a trip to York to take on the Dukes Monday. That matchup will air live on 103.1 FM & 2dayfm1031.com at 6:30 pm. Below listen to interviews with Northwest head coach Mitch Sadd and Pitcher/1sBasemen Kylie Caspersen after Saturday's action at the Vets Complex.