Sports

Spirit Lake Softball Defeats Spencer

Tue 7-7-2020

Spirit Lake avenged an earlier loss to Spencer in high school softball Tuesday night by downing the Tigers 11-1 in 5 innings.  Spencer their lone run in the first inning.  The Indians took the lead with three runs in the second, five runs in the fourth and three more in the fifth to end the game early.  Spirit Lake had nine hits in the contest and were aided by six Tiger errors.  Karli Olsen was 2-2, two RBI's and a run scored.  Emma Jenness was 2-3 with an RBI and two runs scored.  Morgan Fine got the win on the mound for the Indians.  She gave up one run on two hits.  She struck out one and walked one.  Spirit Lake is now 10-2.  Spencer's Jerra Merchant was 2-3 as they fall to 5-7.