Area Softball: Ulman's deep fly leads Cardinals
STAPLES--Quinn Ulman went 4-for-4 with a double and won the game with a sac-fly allowing Lisa Kossan to run home after she had hit a triple during the Staples-Motley Cardinals 12-11 win over the Pillager Huskies.
STAPLES-Quinn Ulman went 4-for-4 with a double and won the game with a sac-fly allowing Lisa Kossan to run home after she had hit a triple during the Staples-Motley Cardinals 12-11 win over the Pillager Huskies.
Huskies' Abby Brooks, hit a double.
Pillager 11 3 6
Staples-Motley 12 9 5
WP: Carly Smith. LP: Hailea Books. 2B: P-Abby Brooks, SM-Quinn Ulman. 3B: SM-Lisa Kossan. Overall: Pill 6-6, SM 4-7. Next: Pillager at Parkers Prairie 4 p.m. Tuesday (2); Staples-Motley at Park Rapids 4 p.m. Tuesday (2).
Aitkin 14, East Central 2
FINLAYSON-Jillian MacDonald went 3-for-4 with a double, a triple and two RBIs during the Aitkin Gobblers 14-2 Great River Conference win over the East Central Eagles Friday.
Kenna MacDonald went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBIs for the Gobblers. Stephanie Blazek was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs. Claire Browning finished 2-for-3 with three RBIs and Lydia Browning went 2-for-3 with one RBI.
Aitkin 14 17 1
East Central 2 7 2
WP: Corri Sanbeck. LP: Savannah Franklin. 2B: A-Kenna MacDonald 2, Jillian MacDonald, Stephanie Blazek. 3B: A-J. MacDonald. Conference: A 4-2. Overall: A 5-5. Next: Aitkin hosts Pequot Lakes 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Sebeka 4, PR-B 3
SEBEKA-Annie Semmler went 2-3 with a double for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in Friday's 4-3 non-conference loss to the Sebeka Trojans.
Alexus Reddick doubled for PRB and Lindsey Tulenchik and Brandi McAllister each recorded two singles.
The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for the 7-3 Tigers.
Pine River-B 3 8 2
Sebeka 4 7 4
WP: Ava Rathcke. LP: Miah Hansen. 2B: PRB-Annie Semmler, Alexus Reddick. Overall: PRB 7-3. Next: Pine River-Backus at Laporte 4 p.m. Tuesday (2).
Perham 14, WDC 8
WADENA-Kelsie Pierce was 2-for-2 with a two-run home run and drew two walks for the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines in their 14-8 loss to the Perham Yellowjackets Friday.
WDC's Mackenzie Barthel went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI.
Perham 14 13 3
W-DC 8 7 4
WP: Mara Leslie. LP: Ashley Lehmkuhl. 2B: Mackenzie Barthel. HR: Kelsie Pierce. Overall: WDC 0-11. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Ottertail Central 4 p.m. Tuesday (2).