MARATHON – Ava Schill threw a five-inning, two-hit shutout and Abbi Berard smacked a two-run homer and drove in three as the Assumption softball team rolled past Marathon 13-0 in a Marawood Conference South Division game Thursday at Marathon High School.
Schill struck out six, did not walk a batter, and gave up just two singles to pick up the win. She also delivered two hits and three RBIs for the Royals, who are now 14-1 overall and 8-1 in conference play.
Cristin Casey and Kendall Schmidt each added two hits and an RBI, and Maddie Abbot had a double and two RBIs for Assumption.
Assumption wraps up its Marawood South and regular-season schedule Monday at home against Wausau Newman Catholic.
Marathon ends its Marawood South season with a 3-7 record (7-13 overall) and will play nonconference games at home against Rhinelander on Friday at Antigo on Monday.
Royals 13, Raiders 0
Assumption 225 40 - 13 12 1
Marathon 000 00 - 0 2 2
WP: Ava Schill. LP: Lindsey Pintor.
SO: Schill 6; Pintor (2 1/3 inn.) 4, Radke (2 2/3 inn.) 0. BB: Schill 0; Pintor 3, Radke 2.
Top hitters: A, Cristin Casey 2x4, 3 runs, RBI; Sammy Nelson 2B, 2 RBIs; Schill 2x3, 3 RBIs; Kendall Schmidt 2x2, 2B, 2 runs, RBI; Maleia Kolo 2B, 2 runs, RBI; Abbi Berard 2x3, HR, 2 runs, 3 RBIs; Maddie Abbot 2B, 2 RBIs.
Records: Assumption 14-1, 8-1 Marawood Conference South Division; Marathon 7-13, 3-7 Marawood South.