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ILCC softball falls to No. 9 Iowa Central

Tue 4-16-2019

ESTHERVILLE – NJCAA ninth-ranked Iowa Central won both ends of an Iowa Community College Athletic Conference doubleheader from Iowa Lakes Tuesday as the Tritons beat the Lakers 5-4 and 8-2.

Yasmine Nix took the loss for the Lakers in the opener, allowing five runs (all unearned) on seven hits, striking out four. Isabelle Karr allowed no earned runs on three hits and walked two.

Kacie Salazar hit a home run and had three runs batted in.

Annjelica Moreno-Englebrecht took the pitching loss in the second game for the Lakers, allowing four earned runs on four hits. Lexus Gorospe allowed four runs (three earned) on four hits and one walk while striking out two.

The Lakers travel to the Northwestern College JV Wednesday.