Top conference contenders in both the M-V-C and Coulee
meet up on the softball diamond.
Let's begin in the M-V-C.
Central hosting Logan...
...Red Raiders 3-0....Rangers 4-1 heading into the
Logan would jump to an early 5-nothing lead.
Ranger pitcher Jordyn Kleman looking to keep it that
way...collecting a strikeout...keeping the shutout.
Same score in the bottom of the seventh.
Red Raiders looking to rally.....Sarah Obert hit helps
load the bases.
But Kleman gets a 5-3 groundout to end the game.
And Logan picks up a huge win...five-nothing the final.
In the Coulee...3-1 Luther hosts 4-0 Arcadia.
We pick it up in the top of the 4th .
Mariah Haines hits this one past the infield and Megan
Ammann would score.
Raiders up 3-0.
But Luther would answer with a run of their own as
Anna Hemmelman gets the RBI.
Luther down two...3-1.
They'd pull within one.
But in the top of the 6th..Ammann draws the walk with
the bases loaded.
` Raiders back up by two.
They then add to their lead as Taylor Haines drives
this one down left field line and two runs score!
Arcadia scoring seven times in the 6th as they win
Every night is a big night for us.
We know that coming in that every game means more
and it feels good to be in first place because that's
what our ultimate goal is, is to win conference and
down the road make it to state so every game is just
a step towards our ultimate goal.
Central and Logan also squaring off today on the baseball
diamond...Central enters unbeaten in conference play.
Top of the first, Central's Jerred Ambrose off to
a hot start...as he strikes out the side.
Bottom of the second, runners on the corners for Central.
But a pop fly in to left is caught by Logan's Dylan
Crocker...game still zero-zero.
The bats would eventually come out.
A big day for the North-siders....Logan baseball wins
Winona State softball 20-game winning streak comes
to an end today in the opening round of the N-S-I-C
tournament...Warriors back in action tomorrow morning
in the double-elimination tourney.
Viterbo softball falls 8-1 in the M-C-C tournament....their
season comes to an end.