CROSBY - The Rangers' Betsy Wehseler had a big day offensively, going 2-for-4 in a 6-5 game-one victory and getting three hits, including a triple, in a 7-3 game-two win over the Detroit Lakes Lakers in a Mid-State Conference doubleheader Tuesday.
Jenna Larson picked up both wins on the mound and Brita Johnson was 3-4 in the second game for Crosby-Ironton.
Detroit Lakes 5 6 2
Crosby-Ironton 6 3 3
WP-Jenna Larson. LP-Callea Butz. 2B-DL-Molly Braun, Alice Brandon; C-I-Betsy Wehseler. 3B-C-I-Brita Johnson.
Detroit Lakes 3 7 0
Crosby-Ironton 7 7 2
WP-Larson. LP-Butz. 3B-C-I-Wehseler. Conference-CI 2-5. Overall-C-I 4-8. Next-at Wadena-Deer Creek 4 p.m. Friday.
PR-B 11, 17
Northome 0, 7
PINE RIVER - Jamie Ackerman's two home runs and 4-for-5 day at the plate paced Pine River-Backus to a sweep over Northome 11-0 and 17-7 in non-conference action Tuesday.
Tahnee Hamilton was also swinging a hot stick with a double in game two and a 2-2 performance in game one. Crystle Hamilton was 2-4 with a home run in game two, and Lyndie Walker took the win in game one and went 2-3 for the Tigers.
Northome 0 1 4
Pine River-Backus 11 9 2
WP-Lyndie Walker. LP-Wrapower. 3B-PRB Paige Sepin. HR-PRB Jamie Ackerman.
Northome 7 3 7
Pine River-Backus 17 13 5
WP-Brianna Erickson. LP-Grapvine. 3B-N Duchley; PRB-Tahnee Hamilton. HR-PRB-Crystle Hamilton, Ackerman. Overall-PRB 3-10. Next-PRB at Nevis 4:30 p.m. Monday.
Pequot Lakes 2, 18
Perham 1, 8
PEQUOT LAKES - Pequot Lakes took two from Perham behind the pitching and hitting of Olivia Baumann, who struck out 11 and went 2-for-3 with a double in a 2-1 game-one win and the Patriots won game two 18-8 Tuesday.
Sammy Marz was 3-4 with a two doubles and three RBIs and Kayla Lenz went 3-4 with two runs scored in the second game.
Perham 1 2 0
Pequot Lakes 2 6 3
WP-Olivia Baumann. LP-Malikowski. 2B-PL-Baumann, Chelsey Thorson.
Perham 8 9 1
Pequot Lakes 18 9 6
WP-Baumann (8-9). LP-Malikowski. 2B-PL-Sammy Maraz, Baumann. Conference-PL 7-5. Overall-PL 8-9. Next-PL hosts Greenway 3:30 p.m. Monday.
Verndale 5, 12
New York Mills 13, 5
NEW YORK MILLS - Megan Hejhal and Brittany Kern each went 3-for-3, while Jackie Finck and Alicia Johnson each had two hits apiece, but it wasn't enough as Verndale fell 13-5 in game one before bouncing back to take the second game 12-5 against the New York Mills Eagles in Park Region Conference play Tuesday.
Nicole Bart earned the win on the mound and went 3-5 with three RBIs in the game-two win. Finck doubled and collected two RBIs while Cathy Kempe was 3-3 with two RBI.
Verndale 5 11 8
New York Mills 13 13 0
WP-Tessa Wegscheid. LP-Nicole Bart. 2B-Vern-Alicia Johnson 2, Jackie Finck.
Verndale 12 15 5
New York Mills 5 8 2
WP-Nicole Bart (8-7). LP-Tessa Wegscheid. 2B-Vern-Jackie Finck. 3B-. HR-. Conference-V 5-6. Overall-V 8-7. Next-Verndale hosts Ottertail Central 4:30 p.m. Thursday.
Rockford 10, Pierz 0
ROCKFORD - Kayla Rhode and Rachel Bednar picked up the lone hits for the Pierz Pioneers as they were defeated by the Rockford Rockets 10-0 in Central Minnesota Conference softball Tuesday.
Pierz 0 2 3
Rockford 10 6 1
WP-A. McFarren. LP-Lauren Fischer. Conference-P 5-6. Overall-P 5-9. Next-Pierz hosts Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 5 p.m. Thursday.
Ogilvie 18, Aitkin 8
AITKIN - The Ogilvie Lions swept the season series with the Aitkin Gobblers thanks to Tuesday's 18-8 Great River Conference softball victory.
The Gobblers Briana Croatt was 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs. Lauren Eno was 2-4 with a double and an RBI. Kelsey Klucas had one hit and one RBI and Molly Studinski added a hit for Aitkin.
Ogilvie 18 15 1
Aitkin 8 7 3
WP- Rowland. LP-Sara Hoge. 2B- A-Briana Croatt, Lauren Eno. Conference- A 4-3. Overall- A 10-5. Next- Aitkin at Isle 4 p.m. Thursday.
St. Cloud Apollo 4, 9
Little Falls 1, 4
ST. CLOUD - Nicole Maslowski, Anna Bobick, and Ashley Koester each had a hit for the Little Falls Flyers as they were beat by the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles 4-1 in the first game of a Central Lakes Conference double header Tuesday.
The Eagles completed the sweep as they won the night-cap 9-4. Maslowski was 2-for-4 with a run and two RBIs and Roxanne Backowski was 2-3 with an RBI.
Little Falls 1 3 2
St. Cloud Apollo 4 10 2
WP-Kaci Parson. LP-Melissa Fruechte.
St. Cloud Apollo 9 7 1
Little Falls 4 7 4
WP-Kaci Parsons. LP-Ashly Erickson. 2B-LF-Michela Peterson. Conference-LF-1-9. Overall-LF-3-11. Next-Little Falls at Fergus Falls 4 p.m. Thursday.
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