Morris/Chokio-Alberta 2nd in own softball tourney
MORRIS -- St. Cloud Apollo edged Morris/Chokio-Alberta 2-1 in the championship of the eight-team Morris/CA Invite on Saturday.
Morris/CA opened with a 2-1 win over Moorhead, then routed West Central Area 11-1 to reach the final.
St. Cloud Apollo beat Breckenridge 15-5 and MACCRAY 7-4 un its first two games.
Dani Schultz went 7-for-10 for Morris/CA (10-1). Kelsey DeCamp was 5-for-8, including a pair of doubles and a home run.
MACCRAY (4-3) defeated Ortonville 7-3 in its quarterfinal game and then upended West Central Area 14-4 in the third-place game. Paige Ammermann went 6-for-10, including two doubles, and drove in three runs for the Wolverines. Abbey Thissen went 5-for-12, including two doubles, and drove in two runs. Hailey Goeman was also 5-for-12 with three RBI. Christal Stavne went 4-got-10, including two doubles, and had four RBI.
MACCRAY 7, Ortonville 3
Morris/Chokio-Alberta 2, Moorhead 1
West Central Area 14, Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 11
St. Cloud Apollo 15, Breckenridge 5
Moorhead 17, Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 3
Ortonville 21, Breckenridge 14
St. Cloud Apollo 7, MACCRAY 4
Morris/Chokio-Alberta 11, West Central Area 1
Moorhead 20, Ortonville 5
MACCRAY 14, West Central 4
St. Cloud Apollo 1, Morris/Chokio-Alberta 1
How Area Teams Fared
HITTING - Paige Ammermann 6-for-10, 2 2b's, 3 sb's, 3 runs, 3 rbi; Hailey Goeman 5-for-12, 3 runs, 3 rbi; Erica Bonnema 2-for-7, 2 runs, 4 rbi; Christal Stavne 4-for-10, 2 2b's, 4 runs, 4 rbi; Abbey Thissen 5-for-12, 2 2b's, 4 runs, 2 rbi; Khia Lohse 4-for-11, 2 2b's, 3 runs, rbi; Jolee Henkel 1-for-6; Moranda Zimmer 3-for-6, 3 runs, rbi; Kyra Luepke 1-for-2; Molly Freese 3-for-6, 3 runs, 2 rbi ...
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Moranda Zimmer (W) 7-5-3-3-3-2; Hailey Goeman (W, L) 14-15-11-10-8-11
HITTING - Sadie Fischer 2-for-9; Dani Schultz 7-for-10; Mackenzie Weatherly 3-for-8; Haley Schedorf 2-for-8; Kelsey DeCamp 5-for-8, 2 2b's, HR; Haley Henrichs 2-for-9; Katie Holzheimer 3-for-7; Holly Amundson 2-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Mackenzie Weatherly (W, W, L) 172/3-9-3-30-26; Mackenzie VanBatavia 11/3-2-1-1-1