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Updated: May 1, 2022

Zaleski Sports

MARATHON – The Marathon softball team grabbed its first two wins of the season, sweeping a Marawood Conference South Division doubleheader over Stratford by identical 8-6 scores on Thursday at Marathon High School.

Ella Mader had a home run and scored three times in the opener, and Lauren Karlen, Delaney Lang and Kali Prihoda each had home runs in the nightcap for Marathon (2-8, 2-3 Marawood South).

Delaney Dennee was 3-for-4 with two RBI, and Ally Zuleger had a single, a home run and four RBI for Stratford in the first game.

Kalyn Schueller and Zuleger hit homers in Game 2 for the Tigers (4-3, 1-3 Marawood South), and Tessa Berg and Megan Wiese each had two hits in the loss.

Kayla Radtke pitched all 14 innings for Marathon, earning the win in both games.

Both teams play nonconference road games on Friday with Marathon heading to Athens and Stratford traveling to Phillips.

Game 1

Raiders 8, Tigers 6

Marathon 212 020 1 - 8 6 0

Stratford 200 010 3 - 6 12 8

WP: Kayla Radtke. LP: Ally Zuleger.

SO: Radtke 7; Zuleger 4. BB: Radtke 0; Zuleger 2.

Top hitters: M, Kali Prihoda 2x4, 2B; Ella Mader HR, 3 runs, RBI; Bridget Salber 2x3, 2 runs, RBI. S, Kressa Wenzel 2x4, 2 runs; Delaney Dennee 3x4, 2B, 2 RBI; Zuleger 2x4, HR, 4 RBI.


Game 2

Raiders 8, Tigers 6

Stratford 001 121 1 - 6 11 3

Marathon 120 221 x - 8 8 2

WP: Radtke. LP: Laney Pankratz.

SO: Pankratz 5; Radtke 7. BB: Pankratz 2; Radtke 3.

Top hitters: S, Tessa Berg 2x5, 2B; Ava Weix HR, 2 runs, 2 RBI; Lexie Christopherson 2x4; Megan Wiese 2x3, 3B; Kalyn Schueller HR, RBI. M, Jada Prihoda 2x3, 2B; Salber 2 runs; Lauren Karlen HR, 2 runs, RBI; Delaney Lang HR, 2 RBI; K. Priohoda HR, RBI.

Records: Marathon 2-7, 2-3 Marawood Conference South Division; Stratford 4-3, 1-3 Marawood Conference South Division.

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