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Tribune photo by Rand Middleton Ridgewater left fielder McKenzie Long snags a high fly backed up by centerfielder Dani Emkes off the bat of Rochester pitcher Tailor Raymond to end the top of the fifth of Game Two on Friday in Willmar.

College softball: Rochester takes 2 from Ridgewater

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WILLMAR  — The Ridgewater College softball team surrendered a doubleheader to Rochester on Friday and now has lost three of its last four games.

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The Warriors fell 6-3 in Friday’s first game and the Sting clobbered Ridgewater in game two, 13-1.

The Warriors are now 3-3 in the MCAC Southern Division and 13-7 overall. They play Riverland in a doubleheader Saturday in Willmar, beginning at noon.

The Warriors managed just four hits off Rochester’s Laura Chalmers in game one and they trailed by eight runs before they could get on the board in game two.

Ridgewater committed seven errors in the second game and nine on the afternoon.

Game One

Rochester 6, Ridgewater 3

Rochester            200 400 0 — 6 10 2 

Ridgewater         000 000 3 — 3  4  2 

HITTING – Rochester: Caite Vosejpka 2-3 rbi, Kim Meyerhofer 2-3 2b rbi … Ridgewater: Brooke Wuertz 1-3, Brielle Hauge 1-3, Heather Horning 0-3 rbi, Haley Huls 1-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) — Rochester: Laura Chalmers (W) 7-4-3-0-0-6 … Ridgewater: Horning (L) 7-10-6-4-3-5

Game Two

Rochester 13, Ridgewater 1

Rochester            122 201 5 — 13 12 1 

Ridgewater         000 001 0 —  1   7  7

HITTING – Rochester: Katie Gatzlaff 1-3 2b rbi, Tailor Raymond 2-4 2b rbi … Ridgewater: Wuertz 1-3, Kenzie Long 1-3, Horning 1-3, Erica Melbie 1-3, Huls 2-2 rbi, Dani Emkes 1-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) — Rochester: Raymond (W) 6-7-1-0-2-6 … Ridgewater: Dallmann (L) 7-12-13-7-7-2

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