1st Coon Rapids High School state championship team reunites

(Submitted photos)

On June 10, the 1977 Coon Rapids High School softball team got together for a 40-year reunion.

Forty years ago the team won the first state softball tournament. It was also the first team to win a state championship for Coon Rapids High School.

Front row (from left): Pat (Anderson) Robson, assistant coach Bob Board, head coach Sharen Keller, assistant coach Maryen Hyland and Jean (Schroer) Anderson

Back row (from left): Shelly (Carter) Pasma, Sally (Mujwid) Kraczek, Candi (Self) Schmechl, Dani (Ortler) Hackel, Vickie (Duray) Winterhalter, Lori (Bany) Motschenbacher and Joan (Schroer) Montegue.