The Winona State softball team is on the doorstep
to program history.
Winners of 16-straight....one more would tie the school
Number-20 in the nation Warriors....
...hosting Bemidji State in a doubleheader.
W-S-U's Ashley Walker is the reigning national pitcher
of the week.
And she shows why...she struck out six straight...has
nine strikeouts for the game.
Third inning, off of a passed ball, Walker hustles
around from second...
All the way to home to score, Warriors take a 2-0
To the fourth inning, the bats come alive for Winona
Reed Karsten with a deep drive that the centerfielder
can't make a play on...
That brings in one of nine runs in the inning for
Winona State with back-to-back shutouts today.
18-straight wins a new program record.
Senior day for Viterbo...as they host William Penn.
V- Hawks down 3 entering the 4th inning and here's
a double from Anna Lensmire.
That scores a run .
Viterbo gets within 2.
Next at bat .
Sami Weaver gets the knock and check out Lensmire!
The slide at home .
and she's safe!
It's a one-run game.
But William Penn wins 10-5...they also win game two
Central and Onalaska enter the day tied a top the
M-V-C softball standings.
Logan just a half-game back.
Rangers with an opportunity to make up some ground...
...hosting the Hilltoppers.
4th inning .
Logan's Kyle Dohly or Kylie Dohlby is up to bat and
she knocks this one out of the park!
Two-run shot .
and the Rangers go up 3.
Now to the 6th .
Ona making some noise and Synneva Hackman gets the
soft fly to the gap!
That scores 2 runners .
Hilltoppers down 1.
7th inning .
Rangers looking to close the door....Ona with the
tieing run at the plate.
And Alycia Larson comes down with the game ending
Logan wins 6-4...handing Onalaska it's first conference
loss of the season.
Onalaska and Logan also meeting on the baseball diamond.
Bottom of the third, Onalaska's Zach Earll with a
blast the goes to the fence in right...
He would go 4 for 4 on the day....a home run short
of the cycle.
Earll scores on the next play to put the Hilltoppers
Top of five, bases loaded for Logan...
Michell Schreiner with an infield hit...
He beats the throw to first, one run comes in.
But the rally wouldn't be enough.
Onalaska wins 6-3.
Holmen in nonconference action....hosting Rochester
1st inning drama .
bases loaded .
And Holmen's Thomas Sanchez gets the strikeout to
get out of the inning unharmed.
And that was big...because Holmen would win by one...3-2.
La Crescent playing host to a 7-team track and field
To the boys 400 meter dash .
Caledonia's Nolan Rohrer finshes first here with a
time of 54.97.
Now to the girls .
hosting team La Crescent sees an all top 3 finish
Brielle Bierman leading the charge.
Girls 300 meter hurdles .
Logan's Sierra Dewald wins the race with a 55.79 time.
Boys 800 meter run .
Lancer teammates Zack Emery and Hunter Gross racing
to the finish line .
and Gross crosses first by one-one hundreth of a second!!