A-R shuts out G/T
ARMSTRONG — The Armstrong-Ringsted softball team shut out Graettinger/Terril 4-0 on Wednesday.
The Mustangs scored first when April Gunderson hit a two-out triple in the third inning and scored on a wild pitch.
In the fourth inning, Megan Sanders singled and scored when Amy Leach followed up with a single. Courtesy runner Julie Neppel scored when Lisa Pelzer grounded out.
In the sixth inning, Michele Iris scored after reaching base on a fielder’s choice and scoring on a single by Morgan Grabinoski.
Leach earned the win as she gave up four hits with seven strikeouts and one walk.
Malorie Girres took the loss for the Knights. She struck out five and walked none.
At the plate for G/T, Theresa Petersen,, Amanda Olesen, Leah Flaharty and Tasha Neilson each had a hit.
A-R (6-1, 3-1) travels to Buffalo Center today. G/T (3-5, 3-1) is at Woden-Crystal Lake-Titonka on Friday.