Area Softball: Pequot blanks Wolves to stay unbeaten
WALKER — Katie White struck out 11 and faced the minimum number of batters during Pequot Lakes 14-0 non-conference victory over Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Monday.
White did allow one hit, but the runner was later caught stealing.
At the plate, the sophomore pitcher went 3-4 with two runs and two doubles. Kayla Miller was 2-4 with a double and a triple for the 14-0 Patriots.
Walker-H-A 0 1 5
Pequot Lakes 14 9 0
WP: Katie White. LP: Megan Parks. 2B: PL-White 2, Kayla Miller. 3B: PL-Miller, Jessica Kreitz, Lindzee Johnson. Overall: PL 14-0. Next: Pequot Lakes hosts Park Rapids (2) 4 p.m. Thursday.
EDEN VALLEY — Megan Boser was 4-7 with two runs a double and a home run for the Pierz Pioneers as they split with Eden Valley-Watkins in a Central Minnesota Conference doubleheader Monday.
Pierz dropped Game One 8-5, but bounced back with a 5-3 Game Two win.
Pierz’s Miranda Woitalla went 6-8 with two runs scored and a double and teammate Michaela Rocheleau added a double.
EV-W 8 10 7
Pierz 5 6 1
WP: Lahr. LP: Tara Hopkins. HR: Megan Boser.
Pierz 5 14 1
EV-W 3 7 2
WP: Hopkins. LP: Lahr. 2B: Prz-Miranda Woitalla, Megan Boser, Michaela Rocheleau. Conference: Prz 2-3. Overall: Prz 4-5. Next: Pierz hosts Kimball (2) 4 p.m. Thursday.
PR-B 17, Blackduck 0
BLACKDUCK — Autumn Ackerman tossed a one-hit shutout through five innings and added a bases-clearing double as Pine River-Backus routed Blackduck 17-0 in an Upper Mississippi Conference game Monday.
Megan Felthouse went 3-3 with a triple and three RBIs, while scoring two runs for the Tigers. Tatum Sheley added a triple.
Blackduck 0 1 1
Pine River-Backus 17 12 0
WP: Autumn Ackerman. LP: Brooke Mistic. 2B: PRB-Autumn Ackerman. 3B: PRB-Megan Felthouse, Tatum Sheley. Conference: PRB 2-2. Overall: PRB 3-4. Next: Pine River-Backus at Red Lake 4:30 p.m. Thursday.