Kayla Pohlkamp and Shannon Smith were offensive powder kegs for the Central Lakes College softball team as it swept a Northern Division doubleheader 11-4 and 9-8 from the Hibbing Cardinals Saturday.
Pohlkamp was 3-for-3 in the second game with three runs scored and a triple as well as driving in three runs and hitting a double in game one. Smith doubled, tripled and hit a home run for the Raiders in the two games.
Amber Buttler's pitching helped the Raiders get over committing eight errors in the two games. Buttler, who upped her record to 10-3 with the two wins, struck out seven batters in all and allowed just one earned run.
Hibbing 4 5 2
Central Lakes 11 10 4
WP -- Amber Buttler. LP -- Kristin Paine. 2B -- CLC-Elsie Rehberger, Kayla Pohlkamp. HR -- CLC-Shannon Smith. RBI -- CLC-Jackie Sullivan, Leigha Walter, Rehberger 3, Pohlkamp 3, Smith 2, Kristin Kapsner.
WP -- Buttler. LP -- Chelsa Fisher. 2B -- CLC-Smith. 3B -- CLC-Smith, Pohlkamp. RBI -- CLC-Rehberger, Pohlkamp, Smith, Jenna Koester, Jenna Crawford. Northern Division -- CLC 9-3. Overall -- CLC 11-3. Next game -- CLC hosts Mesabi Range 3 p.m. Friday.
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