More snow? No problem for Austin softball

The Packers have already played six games this season.

Posted: Apr. 13, 2018 4:48 PM
Updated: Apr. 13, 2018 4:54 PM

The Minnesota State High School League is making a temporary change to their rule book.  For the rest of 2018, softball and baseball teams can now play two, five-inning games.  This will allow teams to play more games in a weather-shortened season.

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The Austin Packers are one of the lucky ones.  They are able to play all of their home games inside a dome.

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