That U-W-L would have a shot at the N-C-A-A tournament
was a crazy thought a month ago.
They rode a remarkable run all the way to the WIAC
Tournament Championship Game.
All they need to do is beat Whitewater .
in two games.
But U-W-L falls 6-4 in ten innings in game one .
and gets blown out in the second .
So Whitewater claims the conference's automatic bid.
A great run as well for the Winona State baseball
but they fall in the N-S-I-C championship to Augustana
After dropping its 1-st game of the day .
2-1 to Augustana .
the Winona State softball team faces elimination in
the N-C-A-A Tournament.
2-nd game of the day for 1-seed W-S-U ...
This one against 5-seed Missouri Western.
Top of the fourth .
runners on the corners for Missouri Western .
Reed Karsten with the catch and Morgan Lintz tags
the runner for the double-play.
But a runner scores for the Griffons.
Winona leads by one.
Top of the 5th .
Tiffany Gillaspy hits this one down third base and
Missouri Western scores.
We are all tied up at 3 a piece!
And bottom of the 6-th .
Jenny Nelson crushes this one to center!
She sets the school record with 19 home runs in a
single season with that last blast.
Warriors hang on and win 5-4.
They stay alive .
and face Augustana again tomorrow at noon.
I am very confident that both teams are going to come
out ready at this level everyone is good.
It really doesn't matter who we are playing.
Auggy has nothing to do with it.
There's just a team wearing a uniform across from
us and we are a team wearing a uniform across from
Right now it's two good softball teams and whoever
executes better is going to win the softball game
Good non-conference baseball game between Aquinas
and Luther ...
4-th inning .
Aquinas already with the lead .
Jordy Corcoran hits the ball just over the second
One run scores.
Few batters later .
bases loaded .
and Rudy Rott smashes the ball to the outfield!
All three runs cross the plate .
a five run 4-th for Aquinas.
Blugolds extend their lead to 6.
Aquinas goes on to win 15-4 in five.
La Crescent looking to move to 11-and-4 .
as they take on Dover-Eyota.
2nd inning .
La Crescent's Dillon Mckinnon singles to center field.
one run comes around to score .
Lancers down by 1.
To the third inning now .
more La Crescent.
Kaleb Kaiser crushes one to deep left .
this gets to the wall for an RBI single .
game is tied at 4....
La Crescent goes on to fall 10-6.
Westby taking on De Soto in a round robin at La Crescent.
Pick this up in the 3rd inning.
DeSoto's Cassidy Trussoni records the strike out swinging.
Pirates down 3-2
To the 4th .
Westby's Caya Wollman singles to center bringing home
a run .
they are up 4-2 at this point ...
Big inning for the Pirates in the 5-th.
Elizabeth Boardman basehit to center.
Pirates tie it up...
No final score reported for this one.