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Hastings beats Prior Lake then falls to Burnsville at state tournament

The Hastings girls softball team won its first round game against Prior Lake at the state softball tournament, 5-0, before falling to Burnsville, 1-0.

Hastings will play in the third-place game at 11 a.m. Friday in Mankato.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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