Rockets pick up split vs. MVL
C/CM 8, MVL 7
MVL 10, C/CM 9
COMFREY – Comfrey/Cedar Mountain and Minnesota Valley Lutheran split a Tomahawk Conference doubleheader.
In the first game, Nicole Forsythe and Katelyn Christensen were 3-for-4 with a double. Whitney Trebesch was 2-for-3 with two doubles.
Karissa Schlottmann was 3-for-4 with a double.
Cassidy Gode went seven innings and alowed 16 hits. She struck out five. Schlottmann took the loss and gave up 13 hits.
In the second game, Forsythe was 4-for-4 and Whitney Trebesch was 3-for-4 for the Rockets.
Brianna Treml gave up 17 hits and she struck out seven. Schlottmann gave up 15 hits and she struck out three in the win.
C/CM also split with Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart on Tuesday, losing 12-8 before winning the second game 9-8.
C/CM hosts Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop at 3:15 p.m. Friday in Comfrey.
Cathedral 8, Sleepy Eye 1
Cathedral 8, Sleepy Eye 0
SLEEPY EYE – New Ulm Cathedral swept Sleepy Eye 8-1 and 8-0 in a Tomahawk Conference doubleheader on Thursday.
Anna Mohr got the win in Game 1 for Cathedral, allowing six hits and one run while striking out three and walking one. Kalyn Haas allowed six runs on five hits in getting the loss.
Lindsay Simon led the Greyhounds by going 3-for-4 with a home run, a double, two runs scored and one RBI. Karlee Pfaff went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs, while Janessa Rothmeier went 2-for-4 with two runs and a double.
Haas led the Indians with a 2-for-3 performance at the plate with a double. McKayla Ahlrich and Jamie Wells each had a double.
In Game 2, Leah Krzmarzick got the win. She allowed two hits while shutting the Indians out. Carly Jensen took the loss in the circle.
Rothmeier went 2-for-3 with one RBI and two runs, while Pfaff went 1-for-4 with a solo home run.
New Ulm 19, St. James 3
ST. JAMES – New Ulm softball stayed perfect in the South Central Conference with a victory over St. James Thursday.
Tori Botten earned the win on the mound. She pitched just one inning and gave up no runs and no hits.
Brianna Sieve, Ellie Snyder, and Brittany Denn all had big days at the plate for the Eagles with four hits each.
New Ulm (11-4, 9-0) plays again Friday at Mounds View.
Wabasso 7, RRC 2
WABASSO – Wabasso defeated Red Rock Central in nonconference softball action on Thursday.
Alison Benz was the winning pitcher for the Rabbits. She struck out five in 6 1/3 innings. She also went 2-for-4 at the plate. Jennifer Rohlik was 1-for-2 with two runs scored and Janessa Baune was 1-for-1 with an RBI and a run scored.
Wabasso plays Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s at 1 p.m. Saturday.
GFW 5, BLHS 0
GFW 7, BLHS 0
WINTHROP – Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop swept Buffal Lake-Hector-Strewart on Thursday in Tomahawk Conference softball action.
Erin McDurmont was the winning pitcher in Game 1. She pitched all seven innings, gave up only two hits, struck out 15 batters and she walked two.
Katie Kalenberg was the losing pitcher for BLHS. She went the distance, giving up seven runs on 13 hits. She waked three batters and she struck out six.
Morgan Wenninger went 2-for-3 in Game 1 with two singles. Aly Black was 2-for-3 with two singles.
Kalenberg led BLHS, going 1-for-2 with a double in the first contest.
McDurmont earned the win in Game 2. She pitched all seven innings, struck out 12 batters, gave up no runs and no hits. She hit one batter.
Kalenberg was the losing pitcher in Game 2. She gave up seven runss on 13 hits with three walks and 11 strike outs.
McDurmont helped her own cause in Game 2, going 3-for-3 with a single and two doubles. Wenninger went 2-for-4 with a single and a home run.
GFW (12-6) will travel to Comfrey/Cedar Mountain on Friday at 3 p.m. BLHS will host Sleepy Eye on Monday.