The Crookston softball team kicked off their season practicing in Crookston Sports Center.

    The Pirates enter the 2018 season after a 5-15 record the previous year. Crookston welcomes Robbe Nessler in his first year coaching the softball team. Nessler served as an assistant baseball coach for Crookston in the past. The Pirates will be led by their three seniors: Amy Follette, Jaeden Lizakowski and Brelee Jobe.