RIB LAKE – Hailey Zimmermann hit a pair of home runs, including a grand slam, and earned the pitching win with three hitless innings to lead the Columbus Catholic softball team to a 14-0 win over Rib Lake in a nonconference game Monday.
Zimmermann hit a grand slam in the second inning and a solo shot in the fourth. She added a RBI single in the fifth to finish 3-for-4 with six RBIs.
Sam Casperson, who pitched the final two innings, added a double and two RBIs, and Breanna Duda had two hits for the Dons.
Columbus Catholic plays a Cloverbelt Conference East Division game at Gilman on Tuesday.
Columbus Catholic 14, Rib Lake 0
Columbus Catholic 062 15 - 14 8 1
Rib Lake 000 00 - 0 1 2
WP: Hailey Zimmermann. LP: Reagan Reinhardt.
SO: Zimmermann (3 inn.) 6, Sam Casperson (2 inn.) 2; Reinhardt (4 2/3 inn.) 3, Danielle Mann (1/3 inn.) 0. BB: Zimmermann 1, Casperson 2; Reinhardt 7, Mann 0.
Top hitters: CC, Cierra Dieringer 2 runs, 3 BBs; Casperson 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Zimmermann 3x4, 2 HRs, 2 runs, 6 RBIs; Breanna Duda 2x4, 2 runs; Alyssa Rueth 2 runs.
Records: Columbus Catholic 4-5; Rib Lake 3-9.