Brielle Olsonoski

Ninth-grader Brielle Olsonoski has control of the ball in Shakopee’s 11-4 South Suburban Conference home win over Apple Valley-Burnsville May 1.

After a tough start to the spring, the Shakopee girls lacrosse team picked up its first three wins of the season.

The Sabers’ first South Suburban Conference victory was May 1 at home, 11-4 over Apple Valley-Burnsville. That came between two non-league road wins — 6-5 over Hopkins April 29 and 11-7 against Hutchinson May 6.

Tom Schardin covers sports for Savage and Prior Lake. He is dependable, sarcastic and always joking around. Tom enjoys running and swimming and is often busy coaching his two kids' sports teams.