ELC freshmen sweep Spencer
The Estherville Lincoln Central freshman softball team earned its 19th and 20th wins by sweeping Spencer 15-1 and 10-0.
In game one, Kendall Bosch pitched four innings, giving up one hit with nine strikeouts and two walks. Ashton Reisner struck out two of three batters to close out the game.
At the plate, Sadie Winter was 2-2 including a bases-loaded triple and Bosch was 2-3. Shelby Johnson, Courtney Valiquette, Morgan Schichtl, Jessica Phillips and Trisha Nelson each had one hit.
In game two, Melissa Gjerde pitched four innings, gave up one hit and had six strikeouts. Reisner again struck out two of the final three batters to end the game.
At the plate, Sadie Winter was 2-2 with a triple and Kelly Christensen and Christina Tendal also each were 2-2. Mackenzie Burns, Taylor Heinrichs, Alyssa Johnson, Shelby Johnson, Tessa Bernholtz and Corin Swalve each had one hit.