We saw an upset in the Coulee yesterday on the baseball
diamond with Black River Falls knocking off number-four
in the state Viroqua.
Will we see one tonight on the softball diamond...as
West Salem hosts Arcadia.
Raiders enter the game undefeated...
...and the top-ranked team in the state in Division
What a start to the day for the pitchers...
In the second inning, West Salem's Stephanie Bigley...
...and Arcadia's Taylor Haines collecting strike out
after strike out....
Game scoreless after two.
Still scoreless in the seventh, with a runner on third...
Arcadia's Megan Ammann flies out to left...
Keeping the game scoreless.
This game goes into extras...
In the ninth inning, Arcadia's Michaela Brueggen with
a hit down the right field line...
Raiders bring one across as they go up 1-0.
Bottom of the ninth, West Salem down to their final
The Panthers' Stephanie Glassmaker with a fly ball
Raiders can't get the out...
One runner comes around to score...
We're tied again at one.
To the thirteenth! Top of the inning, Arcadia's Brueggen
with a grounder into left...
One runner scores.
Arcadia would add one more in the inning to go up
So last chance for West Salem, but Arcadia's Haines
has other plans...
She collects the last of her !28!, that's right 28
As Arcadia hangs on to win a thirteen inning thriller,
3-1 the final.
Central enters the day tied with Logan for first in
Red Raiders hosting Aquinas.
Bottom of the 1st inning Brooke Baldwin with the sac
bunt and would bring in her sister Brittany Baldwin.
Red Raiders up 1-0.
In the second.
Erin Ramsey gets this one to drop and Nicole Martin
would score from second.
Central with the two run lead.
The Red Raiders continue to be dominant in the second
Emily Wilhelm with the two run R-B-I.
Central would score 6 in the second.
That big inning would lead Central to an 11-5 win.
Same schools meeting over at Fields For Kids.
In the thirteenth minute of action .
Aquinas' Annie Mathy gets by a defender and scores!
Blugolds up early 1-0.
To the thirty-first minute .
Hannah Nelson looking to add to the lead.
but Karina Puent is there with the save for Central.
Aquinas would tack on a score in the second half to
beat the Red Raiders 2 to 0.
Big track and field invitational over at Bangor High
School this evening.
We begin with the boys 800 meter run...
Coming in first is Westby's Austin Pasch, his time
2 minutes, 4-point-42 seconds.
Now to the 200 meter dash...
Up first the girls, placing first is Luther's Christina
27-point-87 seconds the winning time.
Same event for the boys...
Hillsboro's Matt Bartels wins with a time of 23-point-67
Finally to the 3200 meter run for the girls...
Westby's Rebecca Maxwell wins it with a time of 12
minutes, 52 seconds.
Bangor wins the boys title, while Mauston wins the
Viterbo is headed to their first ever trip to the
N-A-I-A National Baseball Tournament.
Brackets will be released this Friday evening....first
round games start up on Monday.
The V-Hawks earning an automatic bid to the national
tourney by beating A-I-B nine-nothing....capturing
the M-C-C tournament championship.
Evan Taylor tosses his second complete-game shutout
in four days...and gets a school record tenth win
of the season.
Shea Coates and Zach Benson with two r-b-i a-piece.
Winona State announces today that Tim Wagner will
transfer into their men's basketball program.
Wagner was a redshirt at Nebraska this past season
after breaking his ankle in October.
He will have all four years of eligibility remaining
with the Warriors.
Wagner as a senior at
G-E-T was an All-State selection...and
averaged 23-points per game.