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Emmetsburg Softball Loses Postseason Opener

Wed 7-5-2017

The Western Christian Wolfpack beat the Emmetsburg E'hawks in postseason softball Wednesday night 7-1.  It was the third time that they have beaten Emmetsburg this season.  It was scoreless after the first three innings.  In the 4th inning, HWC scored 3 runs on 3 hits.  They would put up 2 more in the 6th inning and 2 more in the 7th inning.  Emmetsburg would score their first run in the bottom of the 7th but HWC held on for the win.  Emmetsburg left 10 base runners on base.  Kate Jackson was 3-3, Macy McAllister was 1-4 with an RBI and Lindsay Carter was 1-2 with a run scored.  The E'hawks finish the season with a record of 14-19 and graduate Sarah Simington, Kate Jackson and Gillian Nolan.  They will move to the Twin Lakes Conference next season.  Hull Western Christian improves to 12-13 and will travel to Swea City on Friday.