Wolverines earn consolation honors
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines won two of three games in the Fosston Invitational to claim consolation honors.
Leah Dykhoff drove in six runs and collected two hits as the Wolverines crushed Ada-Borup 11-0 in Game 1.
Kelly DeFoe made her first pitching performance a good one allowing just one hit and two walks while striking out four.
Caitlyn Peters went 3-for-3, scored twice and drove in one run.
Calli Erickson stopped the Wolverines on two hits as Indus defeated WDC 6-2 in the second round. Erickson walked eight and fanned seven in gaining the win.
Hahn took a 2-0 lead into the bottom of the bottom of the fifth but lost her shutout when Indus scored four times.
The Wolverines committed four errors in the game.
The Wolverines racked up a 17-run inning as they defeated Northome-Kelliher 30-2 for the consolation crown.
Sam Holweger scored five times, collected three hits and drove in two runs in the victory. Dykhoff and Lexi Hoemberg combined for eight hits, seven runs and three RBIs.
Hahn tossed a one-hitter, walking two and fanning four.
Northome-Kelliher committed six errors.
WDC 050 240 0 - 11
A/B 000 000 0 - 0
WP- Kelly DeFoe; LP- Hayley Lindell
WDC 001 010 0 - 2
Indus 000 042 x - 6
WP- Calli Erickson; LP- Steph Hahn
WDC 302 8(17) - 30
N/K 011 00 - 2
WP- Steph Hahn; LP- Ann Poyleitner
Wolverines 3, PRB 2
Steph Hahn turned in a strong pitching performance Monday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines trimmed Pine River-Backus 3-2.
Hahn struck out eight batters while giving up just five hits and two walks. The WDC ace surrendered only one earned run.
"We had very good defense and very good pitching," WDC head coach Craig Klawitter said.
Leah Dykhoff had two of WDC's three hits and drove in one run. Sam Holweger went 1-for-3 and scored a run.
WDC 012 000 0 - 3 5 1
PRB 100 001 0 - 2 5 3
WP- Steph Hahn; LP-Emalee Arends