Only one M-V-C team was able to say they beat baseball
conference champion Holmen last season....Onalaska.
These rivals meet for the first time this season ...
both one-and-oh in M-V-C play.
Top of the fifth, tied at four when Holmen's Griffin
Johnson gets a base knock to right...
One run comes in, Vikings lead 5-4.
The runs keep coming for Holmen...
Matt Cejka with a hit to right...
That scores another, Holmen goes up 9-4.
Bottom of the sixth, Hilltoppers rallying back...
Ben Markworth with a hit to shallow right...
Two runners score, capping a five run inning, Onalaska
now only trails by one, 10-9.
Holmen would shut the door from there...
In the seventh, The Vikings' Joe Hudson with a sac
fly to right to get a run back.
Holmen holds on for an 11-9 win.
The Logan Rangers and coach Greg Meinertz hosting
Sparta...Rangers off to a one-and-oh start.
Top of the 2nd Tanner Holzer hits it deep as it gets
by the right fielder giving him an RBI double.
Logan takes the lead early 2-0.
Later that inning Justin Jorstad rips one to left
scoring Holzer from 2nd bringing the Logan lead to
Rangers cruise to a 13-nothing victory.
Aquinas playing host to Tomah...both teams going for
their first conferenc win.
Blugolds mounting a comeback in the bottom of the
third as Rudy Rott hits an RBI single....pulls Aquinas
Aquinas still trying to cut Tomah's lead in the 3rd.
Tomah shortstop Dylan Derrousseau catches the fly
and guns out Drew Pretasky at home stopping the Aquinas
Blugolds will still rally with three-runs in the bottom
of the sixth to win 9-8.
La Crescent hosting 2013 state champions Kasson-Mantorville
in a doubleheader.
Game one...Lancers senior Zack Melbostad dealing on
He strikes out the side in the third inning...keeps
the score tied at one-one.
KoMets in the fifth inning load the bases.
Lancers try to turn two to
get out of the inning unharmed....but
a tough hop to handle at first base.
K-M wins game one 6-2...and in game two Lancers win
3-2 in nine innings.
To softball...just like in baseball Onalaska and Holmen
And just like in baseball...the softball game goes
down to the wire.
Top of the first, Holmen's Hannah Powell singles down
the left field line...
One run comes across the dish...
Vikings lead 1-0
Bottom of the inning, Onalaska's Courtney Kraus with
an infield hit...
Vikings can't get the force out at first...
That allows a run to score, tying the game.
This one would go eight-innings....Onalaska winning
with a walk-off....7-6 the final.
Onalaska and Holmen also meeting on the pitch.
Thirty-ninth minute, Onalaska's Brianna Cochlin take
a shot from 18 yards out...
Holmen's Jessi Gulley comes up with the save, keeping
the game scoreless.
Maggie Johnson would score the game's only goal in
the second half to give Onalaska a one-nothing win.
U-W La Crosse looking to improve on their four-and-oh
conference record hosting Whitewater.
Game one of their doubleheader....
Scoreless in the second...
Warhawks threatening, but U-W-L's Kelli Anderson get
the 5-3 put-out to end the threat.
Bottom of the third...
U-W La Crosse's Katie Fink collects a hit to center...
That drives in a run, La Crosse goes up 1-0.
Eagles win 7-6.
Whitewater comes back to take game two 5-2.