Prep Softball: BOLD late rally sinks Paynesville
OLIVIA -- BOLD rallied for three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and went on to beat Paynesville 5-3 in a West Central South Conference softball game on Monday.
Christy Gass earned the win for BOLD, pitching a four-hitter. She also struck out five and held off Paynesville's comeback attempt in the top of the seventh inning.
Hillary Mages and Brittany Dahlk combined for four hits and three RBI for BOLD. One of Mages' hits was a double.
Whitney Woehler took the loss for Paynesville despite striking out 10. She gave up seven hits and four earned runs.
Keely Meagher and Kenzie Meagher both hit doubles for the Bulldogs.
BOLD 5, Paynesville 3
Paynesville 001 001 1 -- 3 4 1
BOLD 200 003 x -- 5 7 2
HITTING - Paynesville: Keely Meagher 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; Kenzie Meagher 1-for-3, 2b; McKenzie Quade 1-for-3, rbi; Jasmine Kalkbrenner 1-for-3 ... BOLD: Hillary Mages 2-for-3, 2b, rbi; Alex Ebnet 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; Brittany Nissen 1-for-3; Brittany Dahlk 2-for-3, 2 rbi; Misty Brooks 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Paynesville: Whitney Woehler (L) 6-7-5-4-1-10 ... BOLD: Christy Gass (W) 7-4-3-2-0-5
ACGC 7, Montevideo 1
Jazmin Petersen fanned 12 Thunder Hawks on the way to a seven-hitter at Montevideo.
Montevideo (9-5, 7-10) led after two when Jenna Anderson singled and rushed home on a double by Becca Pauling.
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City sprang in front 6-1 with a four-run fifth, highlighted by Nicole Clark's two-run single. Paige Wilner and Bethany Nelson each went 2-for-4 for the Falcons (6-8, 7-9).
Shelby Monahan walked one and fanned seven in a losing effort. Three of the ACGC runs were unearned. Jaci Clauson tripled in the third with two out but was stranded. Kayla Berget had two hits.
ACGC 001 141 0 -- 7 8 0
Montevideo 010 000 0 -- 1 7 4
HITTING - Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Kayla Dallmann 1-for-4, Bethany Nelson 2-for-4, Mary Larson 1-for-4, rbi; Paige Wilner 2-for-4, 2 runs, rbi; Nicole Clark 1-for-4, 2 rbi; Courtney Malvin 1-for-3 ... Montevideo: Carly Beals 1-for-4, Kayla Berget 2-for-3, Jaci Clauson 1-for-4, 3b; Courtney Schmitt 1-for-3, Jenna Anderson 1-for-2, Becca Pauling 1-for-3, 2b, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Jazmin Petersen (W) 7-7-1-1-2-12 ... Montevideo: Shelby Monahan (L) 7-8-7-4-1-7
Minnewaska 13, YME 1
Cassie Jacobs belted a solo home run among 17 Laker hits and Laura Paulson and Alicia Pfeninger combined on a four-hitter.
Paulson worked the first six innings and was touched for four hits and one run, while walking none and striking out eight. Pfeninger allowed one walk in her inning of work.
Paulson, Pfeninger and Jordan Stalker had three hits each for Minnewaska (13-1, 17-1). Jacobs homered in the sixth inning.
Livi Jeseritz had a double and an RBI for YME (4-10, 8-10).
Minnewaska 011 006 5 --13 17 3
YME 000 001 0 -- 1 4 4
HITTING - Minnewaska: Abby Kreitlow 2-for-5, rbi; Laura Paulson 3-for-5, 2 2b's, 3 rbi; Jordan Stalker 3-for-5, 2 rbi; Cassie Jacobs 2-for-5, solo HR, rbi; Alicia Pfeninger 3-for-5; Brooke Falk 2-for-3, 2b, rbi; Caylin Oberg 2-for-4, rbi ... Yellow Medicine East: Lauren Trudel 1-for-3; Whitney Swenson 1-for-3; Livi Jeseritz 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; Cassie Cole 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Minnewaska: Laura Paulson (W) 6-4-1-1-0-8, Alicia Pfeninger 1-0-0-0-1-0 ... Yellow Medicine East: Ashley Magnuson (L) 6Xc-17-13-5-2-2, Allie Trudel Zc-0-0-0-0-0
Morris 20, LQPV 4
The Tigers collected 17 hits, led by Dani Schultz, who was 4-for-4 with four RBI. Four others had two hits each.
Kelsey Amundson went the distance for the win, giving up four runs on six hits. She struck out seven and walked six.
Karley Weir's two hits and one RBI paced the Eagles.
Morris 305 327 -- 20 17 1
LQPV 200 110 -- 4 6 1
HITTING - Morris: Dani Schultz 4-for-4, 4 rbi; Mary Rentz 1-for-4; Sara Beyer 2-for-6, rbi; Heather Gagner 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Courtney Vogel 1-for-2; Haley Henrich 1-for-2, 2 rbi; Brianna Neuman 1-for-1; Kelsey Greenwaldt 1-for-3; Kelsey Amundson 2-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Shadow Olson 2-for-4, 2 rbi ... Lac qui parle Valley: Rachel Streich 1-for-3; Whitley Strei 1-for-2; Karley Weir 2-for-4, rbi; Katie Deyo 1-for-1; Abby Federico 1-for-3, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Morris: Kelsey Amundson (W) 6-6-3-2-6-7 ... Lac qui Parle Valley: Brittany Long (L) 6-17-20-13-13-3
Morris 8, LQPV 3
Mackenzie Weatherly scattered nine hits to earn the win for Morris (6-7, 9-7). She struck out four.
Haley Henrich had two hits and Courtney Vogel drove in two runs.
Rachel Streich and Ellissa Schmidt recorded two hits each for LQPV (2-13, 2-16).
LQPV 101 000 1 -- 3 9 2
Morris 102 122 x -- 8 6 1
HITTING - Lac qui Parle Valley: Rachel Streich 2-for-4; Whitley Strei 1-for-4; Ellissa Schmitt 2-for-4; Karley Weir 1-for-3; Brittany Long 1-for-3; Katie Deyo 1-for-1; Brooke Rheingans 1-for-1 ... Morris: Dani Schultz 1-for-2; Sara Beyer 1-for-3, 2b; Heather Gagner 1-for-3; Courtney Vogel 1-for-3, 2 rbi; Haley Henrich 2-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Lac qui Parle Valley: Rachel Schlieman (L) 5-4-6-3-5-4; Trisha Bormann 1-2-2-2-1-0 ... Morris: Mackenzie Weatherly 7-9-4-2-1-4