Prep Softball: Lakers bomb T-Hawks
Tribune Staff Reports
MONTEVIDEO -- Kayln Oberg, the Minnewaska leadoff batter, had three hits and scored four times as the Lakers bombed Montevideo 13-3 on Monday in non-conference softball.
The Lakers' 13-hit attack also included multi-hit games by Kaylee Jacobs, Courtney Schmidt and winning pitcher Mady Phillips.
Waska plated six runs in the top of the fourth to break up a 2-2 game. The Hawks fueled the carnage with fielding errors and bad throws.
Paige Jorgenson had two of the Hawks' six hits.
Phillips went the first five innings and then Jacobs finished up with two innings of flawless relief.
Waska 13, Monte 3
Minnewaska..........110 621 2 --13 13 0
Montevideo............020 010 0 -- 3 6 7
HITTING - Minnewaska: Kayln Oberg 3-for-5, 4 runs, rbi; Kaylee Jacobs 2-for-5, 3 rbi; Jillian Hendrickson 1-for-6, rbi; Julie Helanderf 1-for-3, rbi; Courtney Schmidt 2-for-5, 2 runs; Mady Phillips 2-for-3, 2 runs; Lexi Amundson 1-for-3, rbi; Taylor Noetzelman 1-for-1, rib... Montevideo: Paige Jorgenson 2-for-3, Kelsey Olson 1-for-3, Chelsey Larson 1-for-3, rbi; Dani Emkes 1-for-3, Jesse Janisch 1-for-3, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Minnewaska: Mady Phillips (W) 5-6-3-3-3-2, Kaylee Jacobs 2-0-0-0-0-1 ... Montevideo: Ashley Hoehne (L) 4-8-8-4-1-2, Kjersti Grey 3-5-5-3-1-0
The Bulldogs piled up 15 hits and scored in every at bat but the fourth.
Freshman Kayla Schaefer doubled and single twice and knocked in three runs. Sam Dahl, Brianna Stang, Kayle Reiman, Allie Stanger and Jess Solum all had two-hit games; Stang scored four times, tripled and drove in three.
Junior Megan Schaefer got the win and her little sister the save. Kayla took the circle with the score 9-7 and blanked the Brave/Owls on no hits over the last three innings.
Kayla Jones threw all six innings for Benson/Hancock. Kenzie Jensen had two of the team's five hits.
B/H........................213 100 0 -- 7 5 4
Paynesville...........225 043 x -- 16 15 4
HITTING - Benson/Hancock: Kenzie Jensen 2-for-4, 2 runs; Gabi Doscher 1-for-4, Abby Tolifson 1-for-2, Jenna Hanson 1-for-2 ... Paynesville: Sam Dahl 2-for-4, 2 runs, rbi, 2b; Kayla Schaefer 3-for-5, 2 runs, 2b, 3 rbi; Brianna Stang 2-for-3, 4 runs, 3 rbi, 3b; Kayla Reiman 2-for-4, rbi; Allie Stanger 2-for-5, 2 rbi; Trista Thompson 1-for-1, Jess Solum 2-for-4, 2 runs, rbi; Brooke Wuertz 1-for-2, 3 runs, 2b
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Benson/Hancock: Kayla Jones (L) 6-15-16-13-8-4 ... Paynesville: Megan Schaefer (W) 4-5-7-1-1-6, Kayla Schaefer (S) 3-0-0-0-1-3