Immanuel 000 101 0 — 2 7 0 Mcdonell 010 002 x — 3 3 0 WP: Megan Baier (7IP, 7H, 2R, 2ER, 0BB, 7K). LP: Steph Kazemba (6IP, 3H, 3R, 2ER, 2BB, 3K). Leading Hitters — Immanuel: Emma Miller 2x3, Brynn Schlerenbeck 2x3 (2 2B). McDonell: Olivia Misna 1x3 (RBI), Baier 1x3 (2B), Liz Rietschel (HR, 2 RBI). Records: Immanuel 8-5; McDonell 16-1.
Elk Mound 100 020 0 — 3 6 2 Altoona 001 021 x — 4 6 1 WP: Ally Wagner (7IP, 6H, 3R, 1ER, 3BB, 1K). LP: Clare Hallum (6IP, 6H, 4R, ER, 2BB, 1K). Leading Hitters — Altoona: Averie Varsho 3x4 (2 2B, RBI), Karly Maurina 1x3 (RBI), Brooklynn Arbs 1x2; Elk Mound: Allison Lindquist 2x3 (2B, RBI), Hailey Blaskowski 1x4. Records: Altoona 19-6; Elk Mound 12-4.
UW-Eau Claire’s David Kornack finished as national runner-up in shot put at the NCAA Division III outdoor track and field national championships in La Crosse on Friday. He unleashed a throw of 60 feet, 8 inches to take second place. UW-Stout’s Sam Elsner earned his second All-America award of the championships by finishing in eighth place in the event. Elsner’s best throw of 53 feet, 2.25 inches was just enough to get him on the podium. He won the discus national title for
Baseball NONCONFERENCE Regis 6, Prescott 5 Regis 004 000 2 — 6 9 1 Prescott 101 111 0 — 5 8 0 WP: Matthew Klink (2IP, 4H, 2R, 2ER, 1BB, 2K). LP: Peter Brookshaw (1IP, 3H, 2R, 2ER, 0BB, 1K). Leading Hitters — Regis: Dayton Gutsch 1x3 (2B, 2 R, RBI), Cade Osborn 3x4 (RBI), Jaxon Kostka 1x3 (HR, 4 RBI), Mason Bauer 1x2 (2B); Prescott: Brookshaw 3x3 (2B, RBI), Derek Rundquist 1x3 (2B, RBI), Jonah Anderson 1x2. Records: Regis 16-4, Prescott 13-6. Memorial 7, D.c.
Cade Osborn singled in Dayton Gutsch in the top of the seventh inning, and the Eau Claire Regis baseball team completed a come-from-behind win over Prescott 6-5 in nonconference action on Friday night in Prescott. Trailing 5-4 to begin the top of the seventh, Gutsch doubled in a run before Osborn’s heroics. Jaxon Kostka hit a grand slam in the third inning for Regis. North Dakota State recruit Peter Brookshaw went 3-for-3 for Prescott but picked up the loss trying to close
With one out, a runner on base and a batter at the plate, the first-seeded McDonell softball team held a one-run lead against the fifth-seeded Lancers in the top of the seventh inning in the WIAA Division 5 regional final. The Macks fielders had a shot at the picture-perfect close. And with the 6-3-5 double play, McDonell ended fifth-seeded Immanuel Lutheran’s playoff hopes with the 3-2 victory to earn the regional title Friday at Casper Park in Chippewa Falls. The defending state
Mallory Sterling was lights out in the circle for third-seeded Chippewa Falls as the Cardinals topped sixth-seed Wisconsin Rapids 5-0 in a WIAA Division 1 regional final on Friday at Casper Park. Sterling pitched all seven innings, gave up two hits, one walk and struck out 12 to lift the Cards, who haven’t given up a run yet this postseason. Autumn Olson was 2-for-3 at the plate, while Abby Staves knocked in a pair of runs for the Cardinals. Chippewa Falls has won eight straight
Fall Creek’s Sean Bochman could have put together a checklist with some lofty expectations for himself entering his first year of varsity tennis, and they would have been entirely realistic. Take a No. 1 singles role? Check. Go undefeated through the regular season? Check. Win a sectional championship? Check. Bochman won the No. 1 singles Division 2 sectional title for the Altoona/Fall Creek co-op in Eau Claire on Thursday, running his record on the season to 18-0. The junior’s
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte Motor Speedway President Marcus Smith learned a long time ago from NASCAR Hall of Fame father Bruton Smith not to be afraid to try “new and crazy” things when it comes to auto racing. That’s why the younger Smith lobbied NASCAR hard to use the same rules package for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 that was experimented with in the All-Star race. Even though Kevin Harvick led the final 11 laps and rolled to his third consecutive win this
Sam Sleichert dropped down a squeeze bunt in the bottom of the 10th inning to score the only run of the game and give the Menomonie baseball team a 1-0 walk-off win over Eau Claire Memorial at home on Thursday. Mustangs starting pitcher Jace Kressin and Old Abes starter Austin Selz were locked in a pitcher’s duel for most of the game. Selz struck out 19 batters, while Kressin fanned 12. Chippewa Falls 17, Hudson 6: Lucas Steinmetz hit a double and a home run to drive in four runs for the