Area Softball: Patriots enjoy 2-win road trip
Pequot Lakes 9, East Polk 8
BAGLEY—Afton Crocker doubled, tripled and totaled three RBIs to lead Pequot Lakes in a 9-8 non-conference win over the East Polk North Stars Monday, May 13.
Kaitlyn Geschwill was 2-5. Maddy Morrison doubled and Ari Merta collected a triple for the Patriots.
The win went to Morgan Eckes.
East Polk 8 12 3
Pequot Lakes 9 9 1
WP: Morgan Eckes. LP: Rosendahl. 2B: PL-Afton Crocker, Maddy Morrison. 3B: Ari Merta, Crocker.
Pequot Lakes 21, Bagley 1
BAGLEY—Kaitlyn Geschwill struck out nine batters in six innings in a 21-1 non-conference win for Pequot Lakes over Bagley Monday, May 13.
Morgan Eckes finished 3-4 with six RBIs, while Afton Crocker was 2-4 with three RBIs.
Pequot Lakes collected 15 hits.
Bagley 1 3 2
Pequot Lakes 21 15 4
WP: Kaitlyn Geschwill. LP: Melba. 2B: PL-Morgan Eckes. Overall: PL 11-4. Next: Pequot Lakes at Pine River-Backus 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 14.
W-DC 21, Swanville 5
LONG PRAIRIE—It was a five RBI day with a home run for Laura Krause as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines pounded out 24 hits in a 21-5 non-conference win over Swanville Monday, May 13.
Kyla Ness and Madison Carsten eached tallied four hits in six trips to the plate.
Mercedes Schulz, Krause and Nevada Schulz all finished with three hits for the Wolverines.
Wadena-Deer Creek 21 24 3
Swanville 5 8 5
WP: Mackenzie Carsten. LP: Emily Baseman. 2B: WDC-Madison Carsten, Hailey Wiederich (2), Nevada Schulz (2). HR: Laura Krause. Overall: WDC 8-10. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Sebeka 4:30 p.m Tuesday, May 14.
Greenway 11, Crosby-Ironton 5
CROSBY—Tori Decent finished 2-3 with a triple and two RBIs and Emma Sanford was 2-3 with a double, RBI and two runs scored for the Crosby-Ironton Rangers who fell 11-5 to the Greenway Raiders Monday, May 13.
C-I's Mya Decent went 2-3 with a run and Michaela Stangel finished 2-3 with a double and an RBI.
Greenway 11 15 2
Crosby-Ironton 5 11 2
WP: Claire Vekich. LP: Emma Sanford. 2B: CI-Michaela Stangel, Sanford. 3B: CI-Briana Miller, Tori Decent. Next: Crosby-Ironton hosts Rush City 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14.
Pillager loses 2
PILLAGER—Jenna Woidyla hit an RBI single and Sam Bennett walked in a run for the Pillager Huskies who fell 4-0 and 12-2 to New York Mills in a Park Region Conference doubleheader Monday, May 13.
In Game One, Savannah Sprau went 2-3 and Ella Kilcheksy added Pillager's other hit.
Kilcheksy scored Pillager's first run In Game Two after walking. Sam Macheel hit a double and Brooklyn Rudrud walked to load the bases. Bennett then walked to score Kilchesky.
Jill Quick scored Pillager's other run in the fourth inning after reaching on an error. Woidyla singled to bring her in.
New York Mills 4 13 2
Pillager 0 3 3
WP: Tiffany Thompson. LP: Ella Kilchesky. 2B: NYM-Tiffany Thompson.
New York Mills 12 13 1
Pillager 2 7 0
WP: Karli Kawlewski. LP: Ella Kilchesky. 2B: Pill-Sam Macheel. Conference: Pill 3-9. Overall: Pill 5-11. Next: Pillager hosts Staples-Motley 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14.
Cathedral 2, Little Falls 1
ST. CLOUD—Madison Segler was 2-3 with a double and an RBI as the Little Falls Flyers fell 2-1 to the St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders Monday, May 13th.
Marre Welinski also recorded a double and Little Falls' only run scored in the Granite Ridge Conference game.
Cathedral 2 6 0
Little Falls 1 3 1
WP: Megan Voit. LP: Allie Steinmetz. 2B: LF-Marre Wleinski, Madison Segler. C-Voit 2. Conference: LF 1-9. Overall: LF 1-15. Next: Little Falls at Foley 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 14.
Royalton 15, Staples-Motley 5
ROYALTON—Amayah Converse recorded a triple and a double for the Staples-Motley Cardinals as they fell 15-5 to the Royalton Royals Monday, May 13th.
S-M's Jasmine Braith also tallied a double in the non-conference game while Riley Peterson recorded two RBIs.
Royals 15 16 0
Staples-Motley 5 8 2
WP: Morgan Wagner. LP: Mikayla Richards. 2B: SM-Jasmine Braith, Amyah Converse. R-Janae Nichols. 3B: SM-Amayah Converse. R-Jenna Carlson, Aubrey Krueger. Overall: SM 0-13. Next: Staples-Motley at Pillager 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14.