Weather Forecast


Prep Softball: NL-Spicer too much for LPGE

Allison Ruter, left, of New London-Spicer, slides into third base as Erin Roe of Long Prairie-Grey Eagle waits for the throw Tuesday at New London. Tribune photo by T.J. Bartelt

NEW LONDON -- Jessica Rosendahl struck out seven in a complete-game win as New London-Spicer topped Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 5-1 in West Central North Conference softball on Tuesday.

Tied 1-1, the Wildcats took the lead for good on a run-scoring single by Jenna Moritz and an RBI double by Allison Ruter.

NLS padded its lead to 4-1 on a run-scoring single by Taylor Thompsen in the fourth.

The Wildcats (2-2, 2-2) added an unearned run in the sixth.

Thompsen finished 3-for-4. Ruter went 2-for-3 with two doubles and Moritz went 2-for-3 with a double.

Rosendahl allowed six hits and three walks.

Katie Wessel was 3-for-3 for LPGE (0-4, 0-5).

New London-Spicer 5, Long Prairie-GE 1

LPGE (0-4, 0-5) 010 000 0 -- 1 6 2

NLS (2-2, 2-2) 012 101 x -- 5 8 1

HITTING - Long Prairie-Grey Eagle: Katie Wessel 3-for-3, Carrie Blommel 1-for-4, Ashley Welters 1-for-3, rbi ... New London-Spicer: Taylor Thompsen 3-for-4, 2 runs, rbi; Jenna Moritz 2-for-3, 2b, rbi; Hannah Setterberg 1-for-3, Allison Ruter 2-for-3, 2 2b's, rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Long Prairie-Grey Eagle: Carrie Blommel (L) 6-8-5-*-2-5 ... New London-Spicer: Jessica Rosendahl (W) 7-6-1-1-3-7


Game One

TMB 8, Dawson-Boyd 7

Haley Hebig singled in Katie Johnston with the go-ahead run with two outs in the sixth inning for Tracy-Milroy-Balaton.

Kristen Lee doubled and singled for Dawson-Boyd, which outhit TMB 9-7.

Dawson-Boyd 202 120 0 -- 7 9 4

TMB 133 011 x -- 8 7 2

HITTING - Dawson-Boyd: Kristen Lee 2-for-4, 2b, rbi; Elle Weber 1-for-2, 2b, 2 rbi; Kelsi Schuelke 1-for-3, 2b; Mckenzie Franzky 1-for-3, rbi; Kelsey Jurgenson 1-for-4, rbi; Mariah Kuhlmann 1-for-4, 2 rbi; Danielle Strand 1-for-4; Katie Jenson 1-for-3 ... Tracy-Milroy-Balaton: Adria Dolan 2-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Dawson-Boyd: Katie Hutt (L) 6-7-8-7-6-1 ... Tracy-Milroy-Balaton: Jenny Welu (W) 7-9-7-7-0-3

Game Two

Dawson-Boyd 8, TMB 1

Stephanie Nevins sparked the Blackjacks (2-2, 4-2) with a two-run single in the fourth inning and an RBI double in the sixth.

Kendra Lindblad struck out six and held the Panthers to four hits in picking up the win.

TMB (1-3, 1-4) 000 001 0 -- 1 4 2

D-B (2-2, 4-2) 300 212 x -- 8 11 3

HITTING - Tracy-Milroy-Balaton: Katie Johnston 1-for-3, Lexi Beierman 1-for-3; Shea Lanoue 1-for-3; Jenny Welu 1-for-3 ... Dawson-Boyd: Mckenzie Franzky 1-for-4; Danielle Strand 1-for-3; Kaitlin Jonshoy 1-for-1; Kristen Lee 1-for-4, rbi; Kelsey Jurgenson 1-for-1; Kendra Lindblad 1-for-2, rbi; Kelsey Collins 1-for-2, rbi; Kelsi Schuelke 1-for-2; Elle Weber 1-for-3, rbi; Stephanie Nevins 2-for-3, 3 rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Tracy-Milroy-Balaton: Jenny Welu (L) 6-11-8-8-2-1 ... Dawson-Boyd: Kendra Lindblad (W) 7-4-1-0-3-6

Game One


The Wolverines erased a 4-1 deficit in the fifth with four runs. Hailey Goeman connected on a double to left-center field with the bases loaded to tie the game, then MACCRAY scored the go-ahead run on a groundout to the pitcher.

Paige Ammermann led MACCRAY with two hits. Caylee Hagemeyer and Abbey Thissen each had an RBI. Moranda Zimmer went the distance, giving up 10 hits and striking out one.

Briana Baker went 3-for-3 with two RBI for the Fighting Saints.

KMS 210 010 0 -- 4 10 1

MACCRAY 100 040 x -- 5 8 2

HITTING - Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Ellen Johnson 2-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Sam Dunn 2-for-4; Briana Baker 3-for-3, 2b, 2 rbi; Brooke Carlson 1-for-3; Erin Haglund 1-for-3, rbi; Lindsey Jorgenson 1-for-3 ... MACCRAY: Paige Ammermann 2-for-4; Hailey Goeman 1-for-3, 2b, 3 rbi; Caylee Hagemeyer 1-for-3, rbi; Abbey Thissen 1-for-3, rbi; Leah Trulock 1-for-2; Khia Lohse 1-for-3; Carly Haas 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Sam Dunn (L) 6-8-5-5-1-7 ... MACCRAY: Moranda Zimmer 7-10-4-3-0-1

Game Two


Erin Haglund threw a one-hit shutout for Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg (3-1, 6-2), striking out six and walking two. She also hit a two-run triple in the fifth.

Carly Haas had the lone hit for the Wolverines (4-2, 5-4).

MACCRAY (4-2, 5-4) 000 000 0 -- 0 1 1

KMS (3-1, 6-2) 110 030 x -- 5 6 1

HITTING - MACCRAY: Carly Haas 1-for-2 ... Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Ellen Johnson 1-for-4; Brooke Carlson 1-for-1; Sam Dunn 1-for-3; Briana Baker 1-for-2, 2b, rbi; Erin Haglund 1-for-3, 3b, 2 rbi; Ali Clark 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- MACCRAY: Hailey Goeman (L) 3Zc-3-2-2-5-2; Khia Lohse 1Xc-3-3-2-1-1; Moranda Zimmer 1-0-0-0-0-1 ... Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Haglund (W) 7-1-0-0-2-6

Wright County

GSL 17, Litchfield 1

Shelby Anderson drove in the only run for the Dragons with a single in the third inning.

Glencoe-Silver Lake's Jackie Stifter led off the game with a home run. Jordan Jungclaus allowed just three hits, struck out seven and walked three.

Litchfield (0-4, 0-7) 001 00 -- 1 3 7

GSL (2-3, 2-3) 944 0x -- 17 16 1

HITTING - Litchfield: Hailey Horstmann 1-for-2; Carissa McCarney 1-for-2; Shelby Anderson 1-for-3, rbi ... Glencoe-Silver Lake: Jackie Stifter 2-for-3, 3b, solo HR, 4 rbi; Courtney Lemke 3-for-3; Courtney Schlenner 2-for-4, 2 runs, 2 rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Litchfield: Horstmann (L) 2Zc-13-15-4-0-3; Lizzie Johnson 1Xc-2-2-1-1-2 ... Glencoe-Silver Lake: Jordan Jungclaus (W) 5-3-1-1-3-7