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May 1, 2016
Raiders settle for fastpitch split with Panthers
Jordan Carr tossed a three-hitter and the Bertha-Hewitt Raiders took advantage of eight Parkers Prairie errors in Thursday's first game enroute to a 13-3 fastpitch victory. Sydney Weniger slugged a three-run homer in the bottom of the fifth to give the Raiders a victory by the 10-run...
May 1, 2016 - 8:15am
April 24, 2016
Wild pitch helps Raiders edge Thunder in seventh
Jordyn and Morgan Glenz scored the tying and winning runs on a wild pitch in the bottom of the seventh Friday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale nipped Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 9-8. Jordyn Glenz and Sydney Weniger led off the seventh with walks. Morgan Glenz came in to run for Weniger. Madison...
April 24, 2016 - 12:08am
April 9, 2016
Woidyla's two-strike base hit lifts Pillager over BHV
Kylie Woidyla delivered a two-strike single with one down in the bottom of the seventh to lift Pillager over Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 10-9 Tuesday in a Park Region Conference game. The Raiders erased a 9-8 deficit in the top of the seventh when Cassie Cottrell reached on a one-out error,...
April 9, 2016 - 12:08am
Raiders ready for a rumble in Park Region
Janelle Bright expects her Raiders to be right in the middle of a very competitive Park Region Conference race this spring. Bright is not suffering...
April 9, 2016 - 12:08am
June 6, 2015
Hard-hitting Hornets sting Raiders in 6A playoffs
Frazee's eight-run outburst in the sixth inning ended Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's title hunt Tuesday in the Section 6A softball playoffs at Alexandria. The Hornets sent 13 batters to the plate in their big sixth inning which gave them a 13-6 cushion. Josi Tappe was Frazee's top...
June 6, 2015 - 12:10am
May 31, 2015
Raiders thump Chargers 12-7 in Section 6A
Jordyn Glenz and Sydney Weniger combined for four hits and seven RBIs Thursday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders stayed alive in the Section...
May 31, 2015 - 12:10am
May 24, 2015
Raiders hammer Wolverines 14-2
Five Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale players collected doubles and Sydney Weniger drove in four runs Friday as the Raiders bombed Wadena-Deer Creek 14-2. Weniger,...
May 24, 2015 - 12:10am
May 16, 2015
Bulldogs topple Raiders twice in PRC battle
The Otter Tail Central Bulldogs put the brakes on Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's eight-game winning streak Friday with a doubleheader sweep at Battle Lake. Sara Thieschafer singled in Maddie Hoekstra with the game-winning run in Game 1 as OTC pulled out a 3-2 victory in 10 innings. Hoekstra...
May 16, 2015 - 8:15am
May 10, 2015
Raiders 'walk' past Cardinals 8-2
Madison Valley scored three times and Michaela Powers drove in three runs Friday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders defeated Staples-Motley 8-2 on the Verndale diamond. Valley went 2-for-3 at the plate while Powers collected a solo hit. Driving in two runs apiece for the Raiders...
May 10, 2015 - 12:08am
May 2, 2015
Raiders pummel Panthers in 12-1 victory
Madison Valley went 3-for-4 in leading a 12-hit attack Thursday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale trounced Parkers Prairie 12-1 for a regular season sweep. Valley homered in the game along with teammates Jordyn Glenz and Sydney Weniger. The three players combined for six hits, five runs...
May 2, 2015 - 1:45am
April 25, 2015
Weniger, Glenz lift Raiders over Eagles
Sydney Weniger singled Jordyn Glenz home with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth Thursday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale slipped past New York Mills 6-5 in a Park Region Conference fastpitch game. The Eagles tied the game at 5-5 in the top of the seventh as Madison Kane came...
April 25, 2015 - 12:10am
April 18, 2015
Big hits trigger 10-6 win by Raiders
Sydney Weniger, Jordyn Glenz and Michaela Powers collected extra base hits Thursday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders overpowered Parkers...
April 18, 2015 - 12:10am
April 11, 2015
Raiders gain split against Park Region Conference foes
• The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders managed to out-hit defending Section 6A champ New York Mills 8-5 Thursday but still ended...
April 11, 2015 - 12:08am
April 3, 2015
Seven starters back to anchor Raiders
The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders took a deep dive into the Section 6A playoffs last season and with seven starters returning, it looks like...
April 3, 2015 - 8:14am