Fairmont’s baseball and softball teams are riding high in their respective state polls.


From the Minnesota Softball Coaches Association poll of May 18th:


Rank.(prev) School (Section) -(Points)

1.(1) St. Charles (S1)-(84)
2.(3) Fairmont (S2)-(76)
2.(6) Le Sueur-Henderson (S2)-(76)
4.(2) Proctor (S7)-(61)
5.(10) New Ulm (S2)-(58)
6.(11) Belle Plaine (S2)-(35)
7.(7) Pequot Lakes (S6)-(33)
7.(9) Pipestone Area (S3)-(33)
9.(4) Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (S8)-(27)
9.(13) Mounds Park Academy (S4)-(27)

Others receiving votes: Pierz (S6)-(24), Chatfield (S1)-(23), Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial (S2)-(22), Rockford (S5)-(17), Zumbrota-Mazeppa (S1)-(9), Albany (S6)-(7), Annandale (S5)-(6), Cotter Schools/Hope Lutheran (S1)-(6)


And the Minnesota Baseball Coaches Association Poll:

Class AA


1. Fairmont (14-1)
2. Foley
3. Chatfield
4. Esko
5. Norwood Young America
6. Watertown – Mayer
7. Duluth Marshall
8. Belle Plaine
9. Glencoe – Silver Lake
10. Cannon Falls

Also Receiving Votes: Rockford, Paynesville, Pine City, St. Agnes, Providence Academy, NRHEG, Roseau, Perham, La Crescent – Hokah, Eden Valley-Watkins


Fairmont baseball hosts Luverne in the Big South Conference Championship game Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at Herb Wolf Field.

Fairmont softball travels to Pipestone for the Big South Conference Championship game Saturday afternoon at 2:00.