Prep Softball: BBE, Sanders blank Swanville, 3-0
BROOTEN -- Michelle Sanders blanked Swanville on six hits as Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa advanced in Section 5A-West with a 3-0 win on Thursday.
Sanders walked none and struck out five in her best outing of the season for the Jaguars (2-11, 4-15).
Raeann Sorenson went 3-for-4. Maggie Gruber went 2-for-3 and Brittany Roelike was 2-for-4. Sanders drove in two runs with a single in the second inning.
BBE will face top-seeded Osakis today at 5 p.m. in Osakis.
BBE 3, Swanville 0
Swanville 000 000 0 -- 0 6 *
BBE 120 000 x -- 3 8 *
HITTING - Swanville: Maciej 2-for-3; Barthel 1-for-3, 2b ... Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Maggie Gruber 2-for-3; Raeann Sorenson 3-for-4; Brittany Roelike 2-for-4; Michelle Sanders 1-for-3, 2b, 2 rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Swanville: Loven (L) 6-8-3-3-3-7 ... Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Michelle Sanders (W) 7-6-0-0-0-5