Hastings to face Forest Lake in state championship game at 1:30 p.m. Friday
The Hastings High School softball team will play for the state title at 1:30 p.m. Friday in Mankato. Hastings will face a familiar opponent: Forest Lake, a fellow Suburban East Conference school.
Hastings advanced by beating Hopkins, 7-2, in the state semifinal game.
Hastings and Forest Lake played against each other once this season. Hastings won that game, 8-2.