Tourney sends one to nationals

Published 9:08 am Monday, June 18, 2012

Innovative Basement took first place in the Albert Lea Eagles American Softball Association National Invitation Tournament on June 9. -- Submitted

Innovative Basement took first-place at the Albert Lea Eagles American Softball Association National Invitiation Tournament the weekend of June 8 and 9.

Haug Construction was the second place winner of the softball tournament that was held at Snyder Fields June 9.

Haug Construction placed second and DC softball placed third.

According to Matt Dugstad, the tournament coordinator, the Top ā€œEā€ team was Sputtering Softball from Owatonna.

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Aragon Young Guns from Albert Lea became national qualifiers for Class E.

Dugstad said there were three winners for the first ever Callen Seberson Homerun Derby.

There were 32 entries and Adam Royce, Brandon Klukow and Peter Korfage each hit six homeruns to win.

The derby raised about $300 for Seberson, a friend of the Eagles, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis last year.

DC softball from Austin placed third in a softball tournament hosted by the Albert Lea Eagles on June 9.