Area Softball: Gobblers triple up Pine City
PINE CITY—Camryn Leiviska finished 2-3 with a two-run home run and a double as Aitkin defeated Pine City 9-3 in a Section 7-2A matchup Tuesday, May 14
Brooke Hanson smashed a triple and tallied two RBIs.
Pitcher Kailey Piekkenpol pitched five innings and struck out 10 batters to get the win.
Pine City 3 5 3
Aitkin 9 9 0
WP: Kailey Plekkenpol. LP: Isabelle Helseth. 2B: A-Camryn Leiviska. 3B: Brooke Hanson. HR: Leiviska. Overall:A 5-12 . Next: Aitkin at Crosby-Ironton 4 p.m. Thursday, May 16 (2).
Little Falls 13, Foley 4
FOLEY—Allie Steinmetz went 3-5 with a double, scored two runs, drove in two and was the winning pitcher for the Little Falls Flyers in a 13-4 Granite Ridge Conference victory over the Foley Falcons Tuesday, May 14.
The Flyers collected 18 hits, including seven doubles, while picking up their second win.
Carly Kapphahn ripped two doubles and Marre Welinski, Madison Segler, Sierra Kicker and Vy Do had one each along with Steinmetz.
Welinksi and Do each had three hits and two stolen bases and Abby Poser stole four bases.
Foley 4 17 4
Little Falls 13 18 0
WP: Allie Steinmetz. LP: Drett. 2B: LF-Marre Welinsk9, Steinmetz, Madison Segler, Carly Kapphahn, Sierra Kicker, Vy Do. Conference: LF 2-8. Overall: LF 2-15. Next: Little Falls hosts St. Cloud Cathedral 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 15.
PRB 23, CLB 0
CASS LAKE—Ramsey Tulenchik was 4-4 with a home run, four runs scored and four RBIs as the Pine River-Backus Tigers crushed the Cass Lake-Bena Panthers 23-0 Tuesday, May 14th.
Tigers' Avery Trout went 2-2 with two runs and an RBI while Kalli King recorded a triple. Annabelle Knapp recorded a double and three RBIs for PRB in the Upper Mississippi Conference game.
Cass Lake-Bena 0 1 5
Pine River-Backus 23 12 0
WP: Jada Olivier. LP: Tehya Losh. 2B: PRB-Jaime Johnson, Annabelle Knapp, Olivier. 3B: PRB-Kalli King. HR: PRB-Ramsey Tulenchik. Conference: PRB 6-1. Overall: PRB 8-6. Next: Pine River-Backus vs. Red Lake at Bemidji State University 4 p.m. Thursday, May 16.
Pequot Lakes 10, PRB 5
PINE RIVER—Maya Orvis was 3-4 with two runs scored for the Pequot Lakes Patriots as they brought down the Pine River-Backus Tigers 10-5 Tuesday, May 14.
Kaitlyn Geschwell went 2-3 for Pequot Lakes with an RBI. Geschwell also recorded seven strikeouts.
Bailey Wynn of PRB went 1-3 with a double, a run scored and an RBI in the non-conference game.
Pequot Lakes 10 8 3
Pine River-Backus 5 2 3
WP: Kaitlyn Geschwill. LP: Jada Olivier. 2B: PL-Geschwill, Maya Orvis. PRB-Bailey Wynn. Overall: PL 12-4. Next: Pequot Lakes hosts Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 17.
Pierz wins 2
PIERZ—Pierz's Emily Sadlovsky allowed only six hits and struck out eight over 12 innings of work as the Pierz Pioneers swept Howard Lake-Waverly 2-1 and 12-6 in a Central Minnesota Conference doubleheader Tuesday, May 14.
Sadlovsky struck out seven and allowed one earned run on four hits and three walks in Game One. Ella Kalusche was 2-3 with two runs and a walkoff home run. Taylor Cummings hit an RBI double.
Victoria Wagner pitched the Game Two win, but Sadlovsky pitched the final three innings.
Wagner struck out one and allowed six runs, three earned, on four hits and three walks.
Sadlovsky allowed two hits and a walk and struck out one.
HLWW 1 4 0
Pierz 2 4 2
WP: Emily Sadlovsky. 2B: P-Taylor Cummins. HR: P-Ella Kalusche
HLWW 6 6 5
Pierz 12 10 2
WP: Victoria Wagner. Conference: Prz 11-3. Overall: Prz 15-5. Next: Pierz in Section 6-2A playoffs TBA.
Pillager 7, S-M 4
PILLAGER—Pillager's Skyler Uselman was 1-2 with two RBIs and a run scored as the Huskies defeated the Staples-Motley Cardinals 7-4 Tuesday, May 14th.
Ella Kilschesky struck out seven while Brooklyn Rudrud recorded a double for the Huskies.
S-M's Jasmine Braith was 3-4 with an RBI and Evelyn Gonzales was 2-4 with two runs scored.
Staples-Motley 4 10 3
Pillager 7 8 4
WP: Ella Kilchesky. LP: Amyah Converse. 2B: P-Brooklyn Rudrud. 3B: . HR: . Overall: Pill 5-11, SM 0-13. Next: Pillager at Sebeka 4 p.m. Thursday, May 16 (2); Staples-Motley hosts Park Rapids 4 p.m. Thursday, May 16 (2).
BHV wins two
BERTHA—Tess Jones went 4-8 with a double, two triples, three runs and was the winning pitcher in Game One as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders defeated Ottertail Central 10-1 and 13-1 in a Park Region Conference doubleheader Tuesday, May 14.
Kaija Weishalla was 3-3 with a double and two RBIs for BHV in the first game. Melanie Line finished 2-3 with three RBIs and Morgan Glenz doubled.
In the nightcap, Glenz went 3-4 with triple, three RBIs and scored three runs while Jones was 3-4 with a double and a triple. Winning pitcher Melanie Line ripped a pair of doubles. Mikayla Hinzmann, Mardi Ehrmantraut and Molly Brownlow collected multiple hits.
OTC 1 5 1
BHV 10 2 3
WP: Tess Jones. LP: Dwsn Beske. 2B: BHV-Morgan Glenz, Kaija. 3B: BHV-Jones, Morgan Glenz.
BHV 13 15 0
OTC 1 6 5
WP: Melanie Line. LP: Dawsen Beske. 2B: BHV-Tess Jones, Line 2. 3B: BHV-Jones. Conference: BHV 10-4. Overall: BHV 13-6. Next: Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale hosts Browerville/Eagle Valley 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 16.
Sebeka 6, WDC 2
SEBEKA—Madison Carsten's double was the only hit for the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines in a 6-2 Park Region Conference loss to the Sebeka Trojans Tuesday, May 14.
Sebeka 6 6 2
WDC 2 1 3
WP: M. Nelson. LP: Mackenzie Carsten. 2B: WDC-MAdison Carsten. Conference: WDC 5-9. Overall: WDC 8-11. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Bagley 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 16.
Rush City 11, Crosby-Ironton 1
CROSBY—Mya DeCent went 2-3 and scored the only run for the Crosby-Ironton Rangers in an 11-1 loss to the Rush City Tigers in a Section 7-2A matchup Tuesday, May 14.
Rush City 11 13 0
Crosby-Ironton 1 5 6
WP: K. Buehring. LP: Gwen Rosecrans. Overall: CI 7-10. Next: Crosby-Ironton hosts Aitkin 4 p.m. Thursday, May 16 (2).