E'hawk Softball Advances In Class 2A
Emmetsburg defeated East Sac 11-1 in five innings on Wednesday in Class 2A Region 5 postseason softball. East Sac got on the board first scoring a run in the top of the second. Emmetsburg responded with four runs in the bottom of the inning to lead 4-1. The E'hawks then plated eleven batters in the fourth inning and scored six runs to lead 10-1. In the bottom of the fifth, Molly Schany led off the inning with a homerun to end the game early. Molly was 2-2 with 2 RBI's and 2 runs scored. Presley Heinrichs was 3-3 with 2 RBI's and Lindsay Carter was 1-2 with 2 runs scored. Carter was the winning pitcher for Emmetsburg. She went five innings and gave up one run on six hits with six strikeouts. East Sac finishes the season 7-10. Emmetsburg is now 12-2 and on a nine game winning streak. They will host Manson NW Webster Friday on Y 100 starting at 7 PM.