ELC junior varsity results
Johnson hits game-winner
Spencer Johnson had the game-winning hit in the bottom of the fourth inning as the Estherville Lincoln Central junior varsity baseball team beat Spencer 8-7 on WEdnesday.
Cody Prather pitched a complete game and had two strikeouts and four walks.
At the plate, Marcus Origer, Prather and Johnson all went 2-3.
ELC (4-1) hosts LeMars on Friday.
ELC JV softball team results
The Estherville Lincoln Central junior varsity softball team improved to 5-0-1 this week starting with a 2-2 tie against Storm Lake on Monday, a 7-4 victory over Emmetsburg on Tuesday and a 9-5 win over Spencer on Wednesday.
Against the Tigers, Kendall Bosch earned the win as she struck out eight, walked one and gave up six hits.
At the plate, Alex Olesen, Emily Jensen and Christina Tendal each went 2-4. Jensen and Tendal each had a triple. Morgan Schichtl was 2-3 with Kelsey Shatto and Maggie Haugen each going 1-3.
Against Emmetsburg, Brooke Egeland picked up the win as she struck out five, walked four and gave up nine hits.
At the plate, Tendal was 2-3 with a triple. Shatto had a double. Jensen, Caitlyn Swisher, Ashley Weston, Erin Kirchner and Sadie Winter each had one hit.