Emmetsburg Softball Blanks Spencer
Emmetsburg scored 5 runs in the 3rd inning, 4 runs in the 4th inning and 1 in the 5th to close out the 10-0 victory in 5 innings over Spencer Thursday night. In the third inning, Emmetsburg got 5 runs on 4 hits and went thru the lineup. In the fourth inning, it was 8 batters to the plate and scored 4 runs on 4 hits. For the game, the E'hawks scored 10 runs on 10 hits. Raven Brown was 3-3 with an RBI and 2 runs scored. Kate Jackson was 2-3 with 2 RBI's, Macy McAllister was 2-3 with an RBI and Molly Schany was 1-3 with 2 RBI's. Spencer with 0 runs on 4 hits. Kylee Versluis, Ashlyn Nissen, Emma VerSteeg and Brandi Bothcher each had 1 hit for the Tigers.
The winning pitcher was Mikayla Frerichs. She went 5 innings and gave up 0 runs on 4 hits with 5 strikeouts. The losing pitcher was Bre Small. She went 3 1/3 and gave up 9 runs (6 earned) on 8 hits. Emmetsburg improves to 10-15 and 3-7 in the conference. They will be at the Garner Tournament on Saturday. Spencer falls to 3-15 and 3-8 in the conference. They host their tournament Friday and Saturday.