Area Softball: Peterson paces Pillager to Park Region sweep
3 area teams compete in softball April 26
PILLAGER — Olivia Peterson went 5-for-5 with three runs and a double across two games as the Pillager Huskies defeated the Parkers Prairie Panthers 15-13 and 11-3 in a Park Region Conference doubleheader Tuesday, April 26.
Jenna Woidyla went 4-6 while scoring four runs and recording five RBIs for the Huskies.
Brooklyn Rudrud also went 4-6 with a double and a triple while driving in four runs.
Briana Blais picked up two wins on the mound as she struck out 11 across 9.1 innings.
Parkers Prairie 13 13 0
Pillager 15 16 0
WP: Briana Blais. 2B: Kaylee Mudgett. 3B: Brooklyn Rudrud.
Parkers Prairie 3 6 0
Pillager 11 9 0
WP: Briana Blais. 2B: Olivia Peterson, Brooklyn Rudrud, Jenna Woidyla. 3B: Juliana Ewald. Conference: Pil 2-1. Overall: Pil 2-1. Next: Pillager at Pequot Lakes (2) 3:45 p.m. Thursday, April 28.
Pierz 6, Foley 3
FOLEY — Pierz’s Britney Schommer tallied six strikeouts for the Pioneers as she pitched all seven innings for their 6-3 Granite Ridge Conference win over the Foley Falcons.
Kendra Melby was 2-3 with two RBIs and a run, while Kiara Olesch recorded a triple and two runs.
Pierz 6 8 2
Foley 3 6 2
WP: Britney Schommer. 3B: Kiara Olesch. Conference: Prz 2-0. Overall: Prz 3-0. Next: Pierz hosts Little Falls 5 p.m. Thursday, April 28.
St. Cloud Cathedral 13, Little Falls 2
ST. CLOUD — Little Falls’ Kendra Couture recorded a double for the Flyers as they fell 13-2 to St. Cloud Cathedral Tuesday, April 26.
Korrin Gwost went 2-3 for the Flyers.