Weather Forecast


LOCAL SHORTS: Former Warrior Olson All-America Scholar Athlete

Brainerd High School graduate Ashley Olson was one of nine Northwestern College (Minnesota) softball players to earn National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athlete awards for the 2011 season.

Olson is a 5-10 senior pitcher/infielder majoring in kinesiology pre-therapy.

All-America Scholar Athlete awards are given to players submitted by an NFCA member coach who achieved a 3.50 grade-point average or higher during the 2010-11 academic year.