Sports

Emmetsburg Softball Jumps Out Early In Win Over Storm Lake

Wed 6-29-2016

The Emmetsburg softball team scored 9 runs in the first 2 innings and beat Storm Lake 11-4 Wednesday night in Storm Lake.  Emmetsburg scored 5 runs in the 1st inning and 4 runs in the 2nd inning.  They would get 11 runs on 5 hits.  The E'hawks were led by Emma Anderson going 3-4 with 2 RBI's.  Storm Lake got 4 runs on 7 hits but left 13 on base and committed 6 errors.  They were led by Rachel Bozonie going 2-4 with an RBI, Michelle Carrillo 1-3 with an RBI and Jenna Newmann was 2-3.  The winning pitcher was Mikayla Frerichs for Emmetsburg.  She went 7 innings and gave up 4 runs on 7 hits with 8 strikeouts and 6 walks.  Emmetsburg improves to 10-20 and 5-8 in the conference and will travel to West Hancock Thursday.  Storm Lake falls to 4-16 and 2-9 in the conference and they travel to Spencer on Thursday.