New Ulm 18U Softball sweeps Jackson
NEW ULM -?New Ulm 18-Under softball team had a big night against Jackson Tuesday, sweeping a double header by scores of 9-0 and 15-0.
In the first game, Shainia Widmer was 3-for-3 and Ellie Schneider was 2-for-2 with a home run. Carlie Maasz was the winning pitcher, giving up one hit with four strikeouts and no walks allowed.
In game 2, Kristi Larson was 3-for-3 with a double, Kali Denn was 3-for-4 with a homer, and Macinnin Ehlenz was 2-for-3. Hannah Backer pitched the shutout, giving up one hit with one strikeout.
New Ulm is 5-3 and hosts Mankato at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.