Softball: MACCRAY upends RCW twice
DANUBE -- MACCRAY scored 26 runs and took advantage of 14 Renville County West errors in a Camden Conference doubleheader sweep Tuesday. The Wolverines (2-0, 6-1) won the first game 19-3 in five innings on nine hits and 10 RCW errors, then took t...
DANUBE -- MACCRAY scored 26 runs and took advantage of 14 Renville County West errors in a Camden Conference doubleheader sweep Tuesday.
The Wolverines (2-0, 6-1) won the first game 19-3 in five innings on nine hits and 10 RCW errors, then took the second game, 7-4.
MACCRAY scored 13 runs in the fourth inning of Game 1 and Hilary Groothuis held the Jaguars to three hits. She struck out 10 and walked one.
She also picked up the win in the second game in relief of Tory Brouwer, going five scoreless innings. Brouwer led the team at the plate with three hits, including two triples.
MACCRAY 19, RCW 3
RCW 000 30 - 3 3 10
MACCRAY 303 (13)x - 19 9 1
HITTING - Renville County West: Carolyn Adamski 1-for-3; Kelsey Prahl 1-for-2, rbi; Megan Groen 1-for-2, 2b, rbi .... MACCRAY: Brandy Woodring 1-for-3, 2 rbi; Destiny VanDeRiet 1-for-2, 2 rbi; Hilary Groothuis 2-for-3, 3 rbi; Tory Brouwer 2-for-4, 3 rbi; Megan Hansen 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Brandi Bodin 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Renville County West: Megan Groen (L) 4-9-19-8-6-1 .... MACCRAY: Hilary Groothuis (W) 5-3-3-2-1-10
MACCRAY 7, RCW 4
MACCRAY (2-0, 6-1) 031 110 1 - 7 9 0
RCW (0-6, 1-7) 220 000 0 - 4 8 4
HITTING - MACCRAY: Christine Condon 2-for-4, rbi; Hilary Groothuis 1-for-3; Tory Brouwer 3-for-4, 2 3b's; Brooke Minkel 1-for-3, 2 rbi; Megan Hansen 1-for-4; Becky Meyer 1-for-3 .... Renville County West: Carolyn Adamski 3-for-4; Lindsey Hannah 1-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Kelsey Prahl 1-for-3, rbi; Brooke Freiborg 1-for-4; Jen Hamre 2-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - MACCRAY: Tory Brouwer 2-6-4-4-1-0; Hilary Groothuis (W) 5-2-0-0-3-9 .... Renville County West: Jen Hamre (L) 7-9-7-4-2-2
Central Minnesota BBE 10, Rockford 7
(8 innings) -- Emily Kuefler, Katie Gruber and Sarah Gruber drove in runs in the top of the eighth inning, leading the Jaguars (2-4, 4-4) past Rockford.
Brandi Bast pitched all eight innings for the win, scattering 13 hits. She walked none and struck out none.
Emily Roelike and Sarah Gruber had three hits each to lead a 14-hit attack for BBE. Bast, Katie Gruber and Bridget White had two hits each.
BBE (2-4, 4-4) 060 000 13 - 10 14 3
Rockford 300 121 00 - 7 13 4
HITTING - Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Emily Roelike 3-for-5, rbi; Brandi Bast 2-for-3, 2b; Sarah Gruber 3-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Katie Gruber 2-for-4, 2b, 4 rbi; Bridget White 2-for-4; Tiffany Gruber 1-for-4; Emily Kuefler 1-for-3, rbi .... Rockford: Jessica Torgerson 2-for-5; Ashley Coen 3-for-4, rbi; Kaitlyn Sipe 2-for-3, 2 rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Brandi Bast (W) 8-13-7-6-0-0 .... Rockford: Kara Francis (L) 8-14-10-8-0-8
BOLD 8, Cedar Mountain 6
BOLD scored twice in the sixth inning with two outs to break a 6-6 tie. Laura Wallenta followed Missy Benson's double with one of her own to put BOLD ahead 7-6 before scoring on a wild pitch. Benson doubled twice and also tripled.
Christy Gass allowed four hits in six innings for the win.
Cedar Mt. (5-5) 014 001 0 - 6 5 1
BOLD (4-2) 101 042 x - 8 11 5
HITTING - Cedar Mountain: Emily Mathiowetz 1-for-4, 3b; Jody Hanson 1-for-3, 2b, rbi .... BOLD: Missy Benson 3-for-4, 2 2b's, 3b, 2 runs; Laura Wallenta 2-for-3, 2b, 2 runs, 2 rbi; Bre Keltgen 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; Kelly Otteson 1-for-4, rbi; Christy Gass 1-for-2, rbi; Kelly Herdina 2-for-2, 2b; Chelsea Remillard 1-for-3, 2 runs
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Cedar Mountain: Abby Kelly (L) 6-11-8-8-3-4 .... BOLD: Christy Gass (W) 6-4-6-4-3-2, Sara Grasmon 1-1-0-0-0-2
Waconia 7, Litchfield 6
Waconia lined the game-winning hit over a pulled in Litchfield outfield with two outs in the seventh inning.
The Dragons (0-6, 2-6) jumped out to a 5-0 lead after the top of the third, but Waconia scored three right away and tied the game with three more in the sixth.
Dani Heuer led Litchfield with two doubles and Kayla Salo added two hits.
Litchfield (0-6, 2-6) 401 100 0 - 6 9 2
Waconia 003 003 1 - 7 13 1
HITTING - Litchfield: Terra Utter 1-for-4; Kayla Salo 2-for-4, 3b; Dani Heuer 2-for-4, 2 2b's; Sara Lehrer 1-for-4; Meg Lundin 1-for-3; Ali Kraft 1-for-3 .... Waconia: Morimoto 2-for-4; Durkin 2-for-4; Sipper 2-for-4; Grinnell 2-for-3; Kelzer 2-for-4
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Litchfield: Kelsey Farmer (L) 7-13-7-*-2-1 .... Waconia: Grinnell 7-9-6-*-1-5