Sports

Allen hits for cycle as Lakers split

Sat 4-20-2019

CRESTON - Taylor Allen hit for the cycle as the Iowa Lakes Community College softball team defeated Southwestern 8-2 in the second game of a doubleheader Friday. The Spartans won the first game 5-4.

Allen had four hits, scored three runs scored and had three runs batted in.

Gabby Heckard, Priscilla Lozoya, and Madisyn Arechedrra had three hits apiece for the Lakers.

Lexus Gorospe was the winning pitcher, allowing two earned runs on eight hits, walking four and striking out five.

Yasmine Nix took the loss for the Lakers in the first game. She allowed five runs (three earned) on five hits, walking four and striking out seven.

Nix and Kacie Salazar each had two hits for the Lakers. Annjelica Moreno-Englebrecht drove in all three runs for ILCC.

The Lakers host Kirkwood in a doubleheader at 1 p.m. Sunday.