Prep Softball: Woehler, Paynesville shut down BOLD, 4-0
PAYNESVILLE -- Whitney Woeher threw a two-hit shutout to open the season as Paynesville shut down BOLD 4-0 in West Central South Conference softball Tuesday.
Woehler, who didn't allow a hit through the first 3Zc innings, struck out six and walked one.
The Bulldogs plated two runs in the first off of singles from Keely Meagher and Taylor Haag. Paynesville added two more in the sixth.
Meagher, Woehler and Haag recorded two hits each and Meagher scored two runs.
BOLD, which was to have hosted Tuesday's game, got a single from Brittany Nissen and a double from Alex Ebnet. Christy Gass took the loss, allowing four runs on eight hits. She struck out four without walking a batter.
Paynesville 4, BOLD 0
BOLD 000 000 0 -- 0 2 3
Paynesville 200 002 x -- 4 8 3
HITTING - BOLD: Brittany Nissen 1-for-3; Alex Ebnet 1-for-3, 2b ... Paynesville: Jenn Paul 1-for-4; Keely Meagher 2-for-3, 2 runs, rbi; Whitney Woehler 2-for-3; Taylor Haag 2-for-3, rbi; Shelby Goltz 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- BOLD: Christy Gass (L) 6-8-4-3-0-4 ... Paynesville: Whitney Woehler 7-2-0-0-1-6
LQPV 17, YME 14
Lac qui Parle Valley opened up Tuesday's high- scoring game with an eight-run fourth inning starting with a two-run double by Rachel Schlieman, who also pitched all seven innings for Lac qui Parle Valley.
Yellow Medicine East continued the scoring pace with a 10-run fifth inning fueled by two-run doubles from Cassie Cole and Allie Trudel.
Brittany Long had three hits and drove in three runs for the Eagles. Whitley Strei had a single and two doubles in four trips and Tianna Tosel also had three hits.
Citty Cole had three hits and three RBI for YME. Steph Larson, Cassie Cole and Allie Trudel drove in two runs each.
LQPV 003 841 1 -- 17 18 3
YME 100 1100 2 -- 14 11 5
HITTING - Lac qui Parle Valley: Alicia Schmidt 2-for-4; Whitley Strei 3-for-4, 2 2b's; Karley Weir 1-for-3; Oryo 1-for-1; Rachel Schlieman 3-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Rachel Steich 1-for-5, rbi; Brooke Rheingans 1-for-3, 3b; Tianna Tosel 3-for-4, 2b, rbi; Brittany Long 3-for-5, 2b, 3 rbi ... Yellow Medicine East: Cassie Cole 1-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Livi Jeseritz 1-for-2, rbi; Whitney Swenson 2-for-5, 2b; Citty Cole 3-for-4, 2b, 3 rbi; Steph Larson 2-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Allie Trudel 1-for-3, 2b, 2 rbi; Dana Johnson 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Lac qui Parle Valley: Rachel Schlieman (W) 7-11-14-14-13-6 ... Yellow Medicine East: Ashley Magnuson (L) 3Zc-8-6-3-3-0; Allie Trudel 3Xc-9-9-4-4-2
Minn. Valley Luth. 14, Buffalo Lake-Hector 4
Minnesota Valley Lutheran chalked up 14 runs with Anna and Andi Biedenbender scoring five runs between them and Mindy Sommer scoring two.
Tori Swanson led Buffalo Lake-Hector offensively by going 2-for-3 with three RBI.
BLH 021 01 -- 4 4 5
MVL 002 57 -- 14 4 1
HITTING - Buffalo Lake-Hector: Tori Swanson 2-for-2, 3 rbi, 2 sb; Amanda DeMoss 1-for-3, sb; Emily Kubesh 1-for-3, 2b ... Minnesota Valley Lutheran: Anna Biedenbender 2-for-3, 2 runs, rbi; Andi Biedenbender 1-for-2, 3 runs, sb; Mindy Sommer 1-for-2, 2 runs
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Buffalo Lake-Hector: Brittany Lade (L) 3Zc-3-6-6-4-1 Jessie Kalenberg 1Xc-1-8-8-7-0 ... Minnesota Valley Lutheran: Abby Kretsch (W) 5-4-4-4-6-5