Weather Forecast

Shortstop Kathryn Kinney returns as one of DL’s leading hitters. Brian Basham/Record

Detroit Lakes softball preview

Email News Alerts

Some big offensive numbers will be absent out of the Detroit Lakes softball lineup, but Laker head coach Phil Kirchner believes those holes can be filled to keep the team near the top of the section.


The Lakers boasted batting averages over .400 with plenty of power last year, as they played to the Section 8-2A championship game, before losing to Hawley.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.