College Softball: Roelike stays hot as Ridgewater gets sweep
COON RAPIDS -- Emily Roelike continued her torrid hitting, going 6-for-8 in Ridgewater's doubleheader sweep of Anoka-Ramsey on Saturday.
Ridgewater won the opener 28-1 behind a 28-hit attack in five innings, then capped the sweep with an 8-0 win in the second game.
Kristin Kahle allowed only two hits in the opener, while walking none and striking out three. Roelike went 4-for-5, including a double and a triple, scored five runs and drove in five. Kahle and Brooke Henderson were each 4-for-6. Nicole Blizil, Brandi Bodin and Sara Beyer had three hits apiece.
Rachel Riedhommer took the loss.
Jazmine Petersen tossed a three-hitter in the second game, which also went five innings. She walked one and struck out five.
Roelike was 2-for-3, scored three runs, stole three bases and drove in a run. Roelike, who went 7-for-8 in two games against Rochester on Friday, now has 13 hits in her last 16 trips to the plate, an .813 average. Blizil had two hits for Ridgewater. Tiffany Volk had a two-run triple.
Alex Phunborg was the losing pitcher for Anoka-Ramsey.
Ridgewater 28, Anoka-Ramsey 1
Ridgewater 187 75 -- 28 28 1
Anoka-Ramsey 100 00 -- 1 2 4
HITTING - Ridgewater: Emily Roelike 4-for-5, 2b, 3b, 5 runs, 5 rbi; Nicole Blizil 3-fof-6, 3 runs, 2 rbi; Brandi Bodin 3-for-5, 3b, 3 runs, 3 rbi; Brooke Henderson 4-for-6, 2b, 4 runs, 2 rbi; Tiffany Volk 2-for-2, 2 runs; Kim Brill 2-for-2, rbi; Molly Anderson 2-for-5, 5 rbi; Kristin Kahle 4-for-6, 4 runs, rbi; Sara Beyer 3-for-5, 3 runs; Jodi Merritt 1-for-5, 2b, 2 runs, rbi ... Anoka-Ramsey: Alex Phunborg 1-for-2, rbi; Erica Kahoon 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Ridgewater: Kristin Kahle (W) 5-2-1-0-0-3 ... Anoka-Ramsey: Rachel Riedhommer (L) 5-28-28-23-3-1
Ridgewater 8, Anoka-Ramsey 0
Ridgewater 130 31 -- 8 8 0
Anoka-Ramsey 000 00 -- 0 3 3
HITTING - Ridgewater: Emily Roelike 2-for-3, 3 runs, 3 sb's, rbi; Nicole Blizil 2-for-3; Brandi Bodin 1-for-4; Brooke Henderson 1-for-3, rbi; Tiffany Volk 1-for-2, 3b, 2 rbi; Steph Ray 1-for-2, 2 runs, rbi ... Anoka-Ramsey: Rachel Reidhommer 1-for-3; Erica Kahoon 1-for-2; Jill Hansen 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Ridgewater: Jazmine Petersen (LW) 5-3-0-0-1-5 ... Anoka-Ramsey: Alex Phunborg (L) 5-8-8-4-3-4