SLP softball wins 3 games in a row to advance to section semis

Spring Lake Park’s Alyssa Teachman attempts to steal second Tuesday in a 2-0 win against Champlin Park. The Panthers advanced to the Section 5AAAA title game, which was played Thursday. (Photo by Bill Jones)
Spring Lake Park’s Alyssa Teachman attempts to steal second Tuesday in a 2-0 win against Champlin Park. The Panthers advanced to the Section 5AAAA title game, which was played Thursday. (Photo by Bill Jones)

After losing in the second round of the Section 5AAAA softball tournament, Spring Lake Park put together three straight wins to advance to the semifinals.

The Panthers defeated Irondale 7-0 and Osseo 5-0 on May 25. Then on Tuesday, SLP got another shutout with a 2-0 win against Champlin Park. Halley Jones came up big pitching for the Panthers.

SLP, the No. 5 seed, play top-seeded Maple Grove in the title game Thursday.

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