Prep Softball: YME edges MACCRAY in 9 innings
RAYMOND -- Yellow Medicine scored the eventual winning run in the top of the ninth on a walk, two wild pitches and an error and nipped MACCRAY 3-2 in a non-conference softball game on Thursday.
Ashly Sneller walked to lead off the ninth for the Sting and advanced to third on consecutive wild pitches, then scored on a throwing error.
Ashley Magnuson worked all nine innings for the win, allowing six hits, while walking three and striking out four. Magnuson and Whitney Swenson had two hits each for YME (7-9).
Ashley Forstrom went 3-for-4 for MACCRAY (9-5).
YME 3, MACCRAY 2
YME..............000 002 001 -- 3 6 1
MACCRAY.....100 010 000 -- 2 6 2
HITTING - Yellow Medicine East: Aimee Johnson 1-for-5; Whitney Swenson 2-for-4; Ashley Magnuson 2-for-4; Ashly Sneller 1-for-3 ... MACCRAY: Alicia Koenen 1-for-4, 2b; Ashley Forstrom 3-for-4, 2b; Caylee Hagemeyer 1-for-3; Ashley Trulock 1-for-4
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Yellow Medicine East: Ashley Magnuson (W) 9-6-2-2-3-4 ... MACCRAY: Bethany Hultgren 6-6-2-2-0-4, Alicia Koenen (L) 3-0-1-1-4-4