HMS Softball Advances In The Postseason
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn advanced in Class 1A Region 1 softball Monday with an 11-8 win over West Bend-Mallard. The Wolverines scored four runs in the top of the first and HMS answered with three runs in the bottom of the inning. The two teams were tied at six after two. HMS added a run in the third, three runs in the fourth and two runs in the fifth to take an 11-6 lead. WBM got two back in the sixth and loaded the bases in the seventh but could get no closer.
Brynn Weber was 4-4 for the Hawks with two runs scored and a RBI. Elly Klein was 3-3 with three runs scored. The winning pitcher was Taya Mason. She gave up eight runs on nine hits, striking out seven and walking seven. HMS improves to 3-9. Kayla Hoskins was 2-4 for West Bend-Mallard with two runs scored and a RBI. The Wolverines season ends at 3-8. HMS will play at River Valley on Wednesday.