Cards split CLC doubleheader in Brainerd
BRAINERD- Hannah Johnson laced a ball to right field to drive in Marina Moyers and cap a seven-run fifth inning for a Willmar come-from-behind victory against Brainerd.
The Cardinals logged four hits and three walks in the fifth inning to rally from an 8-2 deficit and finish the game in walk-off fashion.
Ashley Prahl finished the game with two of the team's six hits, including a one-out triple in the fifth inning to start the rally and score Johnson, who ultimately proved to be the hero.
Willmar 9, Brainerd 8
Brainerd 040 40-8 8 3
Willmar 020 07-9 6 2
Hitting - Brainerd: Clare Ceynowa 1-3 rbi-3 r ... Willmar: Marina Moyers 0-3 r, Hannah Johnson 1-4 2b rbi r, Ashley Prahl 2-2 3b rbi r-2, Mackenzie Jones 0-2 r-2, Josie Muller 1-2 rbi-2 r, Savana Knutson 1-3 rbi-2, Abigail Knutson 1-3 rbi-2, Abigail Volk 1-2 r, Natalie Amon 0-1 r
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Brainerd: O Tautges (L) 4.2-6-9-2-7-3 ... Willmar: Jordyn Swoboda 1.2-3-3-2-2-1, Jones (W) 3.1-5-5-4-1-4
Brainerd 11, Willmar 4
Brainerd made the most of 10 hits, scoring 11 times in a win to give Willmar its first Central Lakes Conference loss of the season.
Willmar racked up eight hits but Brainerd kept its foot on the gas, scoring five runs in the sixth inning to put the game out of reach.
Lexi Roby finished the game with three hits and four RBIs for the Warriors.
Willmar 001 120 0-4 8 4
Brainerd 003 215 x-11 10 0
Hitting - Willmar: Jordyn Swoboda 1-4, Makenna Hogan 1-4, Hannah Johnson 2-4 rbi, Ashley Prahl 1-4 r, Mackenzie Jones 1-4 r, Josie Muller 1-1 2b rbi-2 r, Natalie Amon 1-1 2b rbi r... Brainerd: Lexi Roby 3-4 2b 3b rbi-4 r-2
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Willmar: Jones (L) 6-10-11-6-2-5 ... Willmar: Jordan Sullivan (W) 7-8-4-4-3-6
KMS 17, YME 0
Hannah Rosenboom went 4-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs as one of the many spark plugs for the KMS offense Tuesday afternoon.
Lexy Swanson hit a home run and knocked in three runs as the Saints racked up 18 hits.
KMS 629 0-17 18 0
YME 000 0-0 4 5
Hitting - KMS: Katie Krieger 1-2 2b rbi, Lydia Wagner 2-2 2b rbi-3 r, Maret Gjerde 2-4 rbi r, Savanna Hagen 1-3 2b sb rbi r-2, Mallory Rduningen 1-2 2b r, Annika Smith 1-2 rbi, Morgan Lesteberg 1-3 sb r-3, Lexy Swanson 2-3 hr rbi-3 r-2, Tessa Grewe 0-2 r, Claire Hauge 1-2 r, Hannah Rosenboom 4-4 3b rbi-3 r-3, Haylee Johnson 2-2 r-2... YME: Yansi Flores 1-2, Emily Johnson 1-2, Kaitlyn Mortenson 1-2, Chelsea Neimeyer 1-1
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - KMS: Claire Hauge (W) 4-4-0-0-0-0 ... YME: Hailey Cobb (L) 4-18-17-9-4-1
KMS 10, YME 0
Lexy Swanson homered and drove in two runs, Morgan Lesteberg had three hits and two runs batted in, Katie Krieger had three hits and scored twice and Maret Gjerde had two hits and two RBIs as KMS won the first game of a Camden Conference doubleheader on Tuesday.
Krieger and Claire Hauge combined on a three-hitter.
YME 000 00-0 3 1
KMS 230 06-10 17 2
Hitting - Yellow Medicine East: Emily Johnson 1-3, Anne Clarke 1-1, Chelsea Neimeyer 1-2 ... KMS: Katie Krieger 3-4 r-2, Maret Gjerde 2-4 2b rbi-2 r, Savanna Hagen 2-4 rbi, Malloy Rudningen 2-4 rbi r, Morgan Lesteberg 3-3 rbi-2 r, Lexy Swanson 1-3 hr rbi-2 r, Hannah Rosenboom 1-2 r, Annika Smith 1-2 r, Claire Hauge 2-2 2b r, Haylee Johnson 1-3 rbi-2 r
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - YME: Hailey Cobb (L) 4.1-17-10-9-1-2 ... KMS: Katie Krieger (W) 3-2-0-0-1-1, Hauge 2-1-0-0-0-1
Benson 13, Montevideo 5
Liz Staton had two hits and drove in four runs and Kaitlyn Berreau had two hits and drove in a pair of runs as Benson completed a sweep of Montevideo in a West Central Conference doubleheader on Tuesday in Benson.
Benson's Grace Lee and Rachel Berens both had two hits and Zoe Doscher had a hit and two RBIs.Montevideo's Sydney Zindel was 3-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs.
The Braves play host to Minnewaska in a WCC doubleheader at 4 p.m. Thursday.
Benson 224 000 5-13 9 1
Montevideo 100 211 0-5 9 4
Hitting - Benson: Zoe Doscher 1-5 rbi-2, Kaitlyn Berreau 2-4 2b rbi-2, Liz Staton 2-4 2b rbi-4, Rachel Berens 2-3, Grace Lee 2-2 ... Montevideo: Lexi Brockmoller 2-4, Kari Fragodt 1-3, Sydney Zindel 3-4 hr rbi-3, Tegan Marty 1-4, Toni Vorvick 2-3
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Benson: Emily Miller (W) 7-9-5-5-5-3 ... Montevideo: Kylie Dann (L) 4.2-6-7-6-12-1, Maddie Kilibarda 2.1-3-6-2-4-0
Benson 6, Montevideo 4
Montevideo's Kari Fragodt and Sydney Zindel hit home runs but Benson prevailed in the first game of a doubleheader on Tuesday in Benson.
Benson's Liz Staton was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBIs and Mackenzie Kurkosky limited the Thunder Hawks to two earned runs to get the win.
Montevideo 000 200 2-4 5 2
Benson 140 100 x-6 6 2
Hitting - Montevideo: Lexi Brockmoller 1-4, Kari Fragodt 1-3 hr rbi, Sydney Zindel 1-3 hr rbi, Kylie Dunn 1-3, Toni Vorvick 1-3 ... Benson: Kaitlyn Berreau 1-3, Liz Staton 2-3 2b rbi-2, Abby Lundebrek 1-3, Grace Lee 1-3, Maranda Wieber 1-2
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Montevideo: Kylie Dann (L) 4-4-6-3-7-2, Maddie Kilibarda 2-0-0-0-0-1 ... Benson: Mackenzie Kurkosky (W) 7-5-4-2-1-1
BBE 12, Hancock 2
BBE's Ally Gruber had three hits and Kiara Quade had two hits, including a double, and drove in two runs in a win at Hancock on Tuesday.
Cassandra Tensen and Dacia Herickhoff combined to allow two unearned runs on six hits and they struck out 12.
BBE 133 004 1-12 15 3
Hancock 000 020 0-2 6 3
Hitting - BBE: Morgan Gronli 2-4 r, Cassandra Tensen 2-3, Ally Gruber 3-4 2b r-2, Kendra Schmitz 1-3 r-2, Josie Knutson 0-3 rbi r-2, Kaylee Torgerson 1-2 rbi-2, Jenna Dingmann 1-2 r, Sarah Schmitz 1-2 r, Kiara Quade 2-2 2b rbi-2 r, Jozey Goodall 1-1, McKenzie Dingmann 1-3 r ... Hancock: Emma Nelson 4-4 r, Carlee Hanson 1-4 r, Ashlyn Mattson 1-3
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - BBE: Tensen (W) 4-4-0-0-2-6, Dacia Herickhoff 3-2-2-0-0-6 ... Hancock: Hanson (L) 4-10-7-5-4-2, Morgan Kisgen 3-5-5-5-3-3
Pierz 9, Paynesville 0
Pierz' Brittney Boser no-hit the Bulldogs to earn a split of a Central Minnesota Conference doubleheader on Tuesday in Paynesville.
Paynesville plays Eden Valley-Watkins in a doubleheader at 4 p.m. Thursday in Paynesville.
Paynesville 000 000-0 0 2
Pierz 302 40x-9 8 0
Hitting - Paynesville: None ... Pierz: Emily Daiker 2-3 rbi-4
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Paynesville: Lange (L) 3-5-4-2-0-0, Abby Schaefer 2-3-4-4-1-0 ... Pierz: Brittney Boser (W) 6-0-0-0-1-3
Paynesville 2, Pierz 1
Lindy Hennen singled in two runs with one out in the bottom of the sixth inning to give Paynesville a walk-off win over the Pioneers in the first game of a Central Minnesota Conference doubleheader on Tuesday in Paynesville.
The Bulldogs' Grace Lange picked up the win, working a complete game and allowing a run on six hits while striking out three.
Pierz 000 100-1 6 1
Paynesville 000 002-2 5 1
Hitting - Pierz: Emily Burggraff 1-2 ... Paynesville: Abby Schaefer 1-2 r, Bailey Woehler 1-3 r, Molly Stang 1-3, Lindy Hennen 1-3 rbi-2, Grace Lange 1-2
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Pierz: Brittney Boser (L) 5.1-5-2-2-3-4 ... Paynesville: Lange (W) 6-6-1-1-0-3
Morris/CA 10, Minnewaska 0
Liz Dietz kept her strong start to the season going, pushing Morris/Chokio-Alberta to its 10th consecutive win to start the season.
Dietz fired a one-hitter and her offense provided plenty of run support in the 10-0 game. Bailey Marty finished with four hits and three RBIs and three runs scored which was equaled by Riley Decker, who finished the game with three hits.
Minnewaska 000 00-0 1 2
Morris/CA 102 34-10 12 1
Hitting - Visitor: Michele Stai 1-2 ... Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Bailey Marty 4-4 rbi-3 r-3, Liz Dietz 1-3 rbi-2, Jen Solvie 1-3 2b, Mackenzie Hockel 1-3 2b, Whitney DeMaris 2-3, Riley Decker 3-3 2b r-3 rbi-3
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Minnewaska: Rachel Erickson (L) 5-12-10-10-1-1... Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Dietz (W) 7-1-0-0-0-3
Springfield 12, RCW 0
Springfield's seven-run third inning put the game out of reach against Renville County West on Tuesday in Springfield.
The Jaguars play a doubleheader against MACCRAY at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in Danube.
RCW 000 00-0 3 3
Springfield 147 0x-12 5 0
Hitting - Renville County West: Lauren Allex 1-1, Pam Winzenburg 1-2, Emma Rice 1-1 2b ... Springfield: Sydney Schauman 2-4 2b, Taylor Augustin 1-3 3b
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Renville County West: Kaylee Flom (L) 1.2-3-5-4-6-0, Rice 3.1-3-7-5-3-3 ... Springfield: Brittany Rogotzke (W) 5-3-0-0-4-3
BOLD 10, ACGC 6
BOLD's Morgan Schmitz was 4-for-4 and Taylor Sagedahl had two hits and three RBIs as the Warriors defeated ACGC on Tuesday in Grove City.
ACGC's Rylie Wilner and Jeana Denton both had two hits and drove in two runs.
ACGC 201 102 0-6 10 7
BOLD 410 141 x-10 11 5
Hitting - ACGC: Rachel Wilner 2-3 2b, Alex Hovey 2-4, Rylie Wilner 2-4 2b rbi-2, Jeana Denton 2-3 2b rbi-2, Pailey Wilner 1-3 3b, Jordyn Mortensen 1-4, Lindsey Minnick 1-3 ... BOLD: Morgan Schmitz 4-4, Taylor Sagedahl 2-2 2b rbi-3, Brenna Weis 2-4, Emily Sheehan 1-1, Megan Ridler 1-4 rbi, Makenna Steffel 1-4 3b rbi
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - ACGC: Minnick (L) 6-11-10-4-3-3 ... BOLD: Sagedahl (W) 7-10-6-5-2-3
ACGC 7, BOLD 6
ACGC's Rachel Wilner put the Falcons in the lead with a two-run triple in the sixth inning of a game against BOLD on Tuesday in Grove City.
BOLD's Taylor Sagedahl had two hits and ACGC's Alex Hovey and Madison Denton both had two hits.
BOLD 320 000 1-6 6 4
ACGC 000 304 x-7 9 2
Hitting - BOLD: Taylor Sagedahl 2-2 2b, Megan Ridler 1-4 rbi-2, Makenna Steffel 1-3 2b, Devyn O'Halloran 1-3, Morgan Schmitz 1-2 rbi ... ACGC: Alex Hovey 2-4, Madison Denton 2-4, Rachel Wilner 1-4 3b rbi-2, Rylie Wilner 1-3 3b rbi, Pailey Wilner 1-2, Sydni Hoffmann 1-3, Brittney Schultz 1-3
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - BOLD: Sagedahl (L) 6-9-7-5-1-4 ... ACGC: Lindsey Minnick (W) 7-6-6-2-4-5