Prep Softball: ACGC, BBE ousted in 5A
MELROSE -- Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City and Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa were each eliminated from postseason compeition on Tuesday after losing Section 5A games.
Osakis blanked ACGC 5-0, while BBE fell to Maple Lake 4-1.
Osakis 5, ACGC 0
Paige Wilner got the only hit for the Falcons, who ended the season with an 11-9 record.
Jazmin Petersen allowed five runs on eight hits, struck out nine and walked one in the loss.
ACGC 000 000 0 -- 0 1 3
Osakis 002 012 x -- 5 8 0
HITTING - Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Paige Wilner 1-for-3 ... Osakis: Kelsey Proell 2-for-3, 2 rbi; Mercedes Klimek 3-for-3; Kierra Zimmel 1-for-3, 2 rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Jazmin Petersen (L) 6-8-5-3-1-9 ... Osakis: Sabrina Zimmel (W) 7-1-0-0-4-10
Maple Lake 4, BBE 1
Top seed Maple Lake (22-2) used two home runs to eliminate Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (12-9), which scored an unearned run in the top of the seventh.
Brittany Negley hit a two-run homer in the second and Ashley Gries a solo homer in the sixth.
Emily Roelike has one off BBE's two hits off Irish starter Ashley Kemperich. Roelike finished with 147 career hits, according to her coach Zach Nelson.
Michelle Sanders took the loss. She gave up six hits and walk three. Raeann Sorenson had the other Jaguars hit.
BBE 000 000 1 -- 1 2 2
Maple Lake 030 001 x -- 4 6 1
HITTING -... Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Emily Roelike 1-for-3, Raeann Sorenson 1-for-3 ... Maple Lake: Ashley Gries 2-for-3, solo HR, 2 rbi; Brittany Negley 1-for-3, 2-run HR, 2 rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Michelle Sanders (L) 6-6-4-4-3-1... Maple Lake: Ashley Kempenich (W) 7-2-1-0-3-7
Rocori 13, Minnewaska 3
Rocori got six of their hits in the fifth inning to score nine runs, helped by two Laker errors.
The Lakers (21-2), who saw a 21-game winning streak snapped, will play Paynesville at Eden Valley on Thursday.
Rocori 020 29 -- 13 8 1
Minnewaska 100 20 -- 3 7 6
HITTING - Rocori: Chelsey Stang 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Jordan Hanson 2-for-3, 2 rbi; Kelly Breman 2-for-3, rbi; Kelsey Athmann 1-for-3 ... Minnewaska: Abby Krietlow 1-for-3, rbi; Laura Paulson 1-for-3, rbi; Jordan Stalker 1-for-2, Cassie Jacobs 1-for-2, Brianna Jenks 1-for-3, Alisha Pfeninger 1-for-2, Brooke Falk 1-for-2, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Rocori: Sadie Pfannen (W) 3Xc-5-3-2-3-2, Stein 1Zc-2-0-0-0-0 ... Minnewaska: Laura Paulson (L) 4-3-7-2-4-2, Alisha Pfeninger 1-5-6-3-0-0