SOFTBALL RDP: Superior falls, Northwood and Northwestern win
The Eau Claire North Huskies blanked the Superior High School softball team 6-0 in a WIAA regional game Tuesday in Eau Claire.
Taylor Thompson suffered the loss, allowing eight hits with nine walks and two strikeouts. Shelby Tisdale was the winning pitcher, allowing five hits with seven strikeouts and one walk.
Alayna Moe was 2-for-3 and Juliana Polson, Savannah Oak and Taylor Johnson all singled for the Spartans.
Kaley Bernhardt was 3-for-3 for the Huskies, who scored three runs in the first inning, two in the fourth and one in the fifth.
The Northwood Evergreens defeated Butternut 4-1 Tuesday on the road. Northwood entered the game as the No. 3 seed while Butternut was seeded No. 2.
The Evergreens will now play at Hurley on Thursday. The No. 1 seeded Midgets advanced with a 20-4, 5-inning win over Drummond.
Northwestern advanced to Thursday’s regional title game with a 6-2 win at Ashland
The Tigers will now play the Rice Lake Warriors Thursday in Rice Lake. The Warriors advanced with a 6-2 over Barron.