High school springs sports practice began Monday for fast-pitch softball and track and field. Athletes could be outside to enjoy the warmer weather, but it might be a while until fields are ready.

Opening dates for the local teams for softball and track and field are listed below.

Owatonna:

  • track and field Tuesday, March 31 at Gustavus Adolphus in St. Peter
  • softball Tuesday, April 7 at Rochester Century

Blooming Prairie:

  • track and field Saturday, March 21 at St. Olaf in Northfield
  • softball Thursday, April 2 hosting Bethlehem Academy

NRHEG:

  • track and field hosts an invitational Tuesday, March 31
  • softball Monday, April 6 at Bethlehem Academy

Medford

  • track and field Tuesday, March 31 at NRHEG
  • softball Thursday, April 2 at Maple River

Triton:

  • track and field Saturday, March 21 at St. Mary
  • softball Monday, March 30 at home versus Kasson-Mantorville
Huskies softball action