Area Softball: Flyers corral Tigers
PRINCETON — Alea Cekalla gave up two hits and now walks while striking out six to lead the Little Falls Flyers to a 13-0 Granite Ridge Conference win over Princeton Friday.
Britian Conley, Chelsey Karnowski, Kayla Bzdok and Jamie Jenks finished with two hits each. Conley, Jenks and Alayna Kabanuk hit doubles.
Princeton 0 2 5
Little Falls 13 11 0
WP: Alea Cekalla (4-1). LP: Renee Bragg. 2B: LF-Britian Conley, Jamie Jenks, Alayna Kabanuk. Conference: LF 7-0. Overall: LF 9-4. Next: Isle at Little Falls noon Saturday; Little Falls at Milaca 5 p.m. Monday.
Eagle Valley 8,
VERNDALE — Jordy Schluttner’s two-run double was the biggest highlight for the Verndale Pirates in an 8-4 non-conference loss to Eagle Valley Friday.
Kristin Korfe took the loss as Verndale fell to 2-10 on the season.
Eagle Valley 8 7 1
Verndale 4 5 6
WP: Pratt. LP: Kirstin Korfe. 2B: V-Jordy Schluttner. Overall: V 2-10. Next: Verndale hosts New York Mills (2) 4 p.m. Tuesday.
WADENA — Wadena-Deer Creek’s Victoria Withuhn didn’t get much offensive support as she took the loss in a 7-0 non-conference loss to Minnewaska Friday.
Minnewaska 7 7 0
Wadena-Deer Creek 0 3 1
WP: Phillips. LP: Victoria Withuhn. Overall: WDC 4-10. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Crosby-Ironton (2) 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Long Prairie-GE 8,
LONG PRAIRIE — Michaela Lehmkuhl was 2-4 with a triple, three runs and three RBIs in the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 8-4 non-conferene loss to Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Thursday.
W-DC’s Katelyn Peters was 2-4 with a run scored.
Long Prairie-GreyEagle 4 8 1
Wadena-Deer Creek 8 11 2
WP: E. Jansen. LP: Caitlyn Volkmann. 3B: WDC-Michaela Lehmkuhl. Overall: WDC 4-9.