Area Softball: Aitkin, PR-B both fall
Mora 11, Aitkin 1
MORA — The Aitkin Gobblers managed just three hits in their 11-1 non-conference loss to the Mora Mustangs Thursday.
Morgan Schoonover, Jozee Fossom and Jenae Herron each had singles.
Mora 11 10 0
Aitkin 1 3 4
WP: Paige Thielen. LP: Rachel Curtiss. Overall: A 3-11. Next: Aitkin at Proctor 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Sebeka 15, PR-B 1
PINE RIVER — Lexi Hanson and Desirae Sonenstahl both went 1-2 for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 15-1 non-conference loss to the Sebeka Trojans Thursday.
The Tigers, who were scheduled to play a second game against Red Lake Thursday, notched a conference win when the Warriors forfeited.
Sebeka 15 7 0
PR-B 1 2 4
WP: Brett Brockpahler. LP: Autumn Ackerman. Conference: PRB 8-2. Overall: PRB 11-7. Next: Pine River-Backus at Pillager 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Cunningham, Pillager blast Panthers
PARKERS PRAIRIE — Morgan Cunningham blasted two home runs, one a grand slam, and the Pillager Huskies swept both ends of a Park Region Conference doubleheader over Parkers Prairie Thursday.
In Game One, the Huskies amassed 21 hits, 10 of them doubles that hit the fence leading to a 12-6 Pillager win.
Hannah Horn, Lacy Hiltner, Nicole Mast and Kalley Ladouceur all hit a pair of doubles with Horn finishing 4-5 and Hiltner 3-3. Cunningham and Carly Bell added the other two doubles.
Pillager won Game Two 11-7 behind Cunningham’s two-run homer and grand slam. She finished 5-6 at the plate.
Parkers Prairie 6 11 3
Pillager 12 21 1
WP: Shayla Hunstad. LP: Becky Suchy. 2B: Pil-Hannah Horn 2, Lacy Hiltner 2, Nicole Mast 2, Kalley Ladouceur 2, Carly Bell, Morgan Cunningham.
Parkers Prairie 7 14 1
Pillager 11 13 2
WP: Bell. LP: Micaela Noga. 2B: Pil-Hiltner, Mast. HR: Pil-Cunningham 2. Conference: 6-8. Overall: 10-9. Next: PRB at Pillager 8:30 p.m. Friday