STANLEY – Greenwood/Loyal pushed across five runs in the second inning and never looked back on its way to a 10-4 win over Stanley-Boyd in a nonconference softball game Tuesday.
Kaitlyn Lindner earned the win with a complete game for the Greenhounds (7-3), striking out four and walking two. She also scored twice and had an RBI offensively.
Gracie North was 4-for-5 with four RBIs, and Kayla Bremmer went 3-for-3 with a double, an RBI and three runs scored to pace the Greenwood/Loyal offense.
Greenwood/Loyal hosts Spencer at Loyal High School on Friday at 5 p.m.
Greenhounds 10, Orioles 4
Greenwood/Loyal 250 200 1 - 10 14 1
Stanley-Boyd 100 010 2 - 4 9 3
WP: Kaitlyn Lindner. LP: Sierra Close.
SO: K. Lindner 4; Close (4 inn.) 4, Emily Brenner (3 inn.) 2. BB: K. Lindner 2; Close 2, Brenner 3.
Top hitters: GL, Aspen Hagen 2x5; K. Lindner 2 runs, RBI; Kayla Bremmer 3x3, 2B, 3 runs, RBI; Gracie North 4x5, 4 RBIs; Anna Lindner 2x4, RBI. SB, Monica Derks 2x4, RBI; Brenner 2B, RBI; Ashly Zastrow 2x4, 2B, RBI.
Records: Greenwood/Loyal 7-3; Stanley-Boyd 2-10.