ASSUMPTION SOFTBALL SHUTS OUT STRATFORD AGAIN, REMAINS UNDEFEATED
STRATFORD – Wisconsin Rapids Assumption completed a series sweep of Stratford, downing the Tigers 11-0 in five innings Thursday at Hilgemann Field.
Assumption, which defeated Stratford 10-0 at home on Tuesday, is now 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the Marawood Conference South Division. The Royals play a nonconference game at Athens on Friday before hosting its annual Royal Rumble Invitational on Saturday.
Stratford falls to 2-3 overall and 0-2 in conference play. The Tigers play at Chequamegon on Friday and travels to the Gilman-Thorp Slamfest Invitational on Saturday.
Sadie Galbreath had two hits, and Sam Nelson and Lydia Smits each drove in a pair of runs for Assumption.
Ava Schill threw a complete-game shutout again for the Royals, striking out 11 and allowing just two hits to the Tigers.
Ally Zuleger had a double and Tessa Berg singled for Stratford’s two hits.
Royals 11, Tigers 0
Assumption 503 30 - 11 8 2
Stratford 000 00 - 0 2 1
WP: Ava Schill. LP: Bailey Linzmeier.
SO: Schill 11; Linzmeier 1. BB: Schill 1; Linzmeier 10.
Top hitters: A, Sam Nelson 2 RBIs; Maleia Kolo 2B, 3 BBs, 3 runs; Sadie Galbreath 2x4, RBI; Lydia Smits 2 RBIs; Jayden Glaza 2 runs. S, Ally Zuleger 2B.
Records: Assumption 4-0, 2-0 Marawood Conference South Division; Stratford 2-3, 0-2 Marawood South.