SOFTBALL

Section 7AAAA Playoffs

Andover 5, Duluth East 1

At Forest Lake. WP: Maddie Bottineau 7IP, 1R, 3H, 6K, 0BB. LP: Elora Weiland 6IP, 5R, 8H, 5K. DE: Emma Carlson R; Cassie Bergman 2B. A: Billie Donahue 2x3 (HR), 2RBIs; Maddy Schaefer HR, 2RBIs; Kaitlyn Zaske HR.

Section 7AAA Playoffs

At Cloquet

Duluth Denfeld 11, Hibbing 1, 6 innings

WP: Elesia Boles 6IP, 0R, 2H, 4K, 1BB. H: Megan Bussey R. DD: Lindsay Johnson 5x5, 2RBIs, 3R, 3SB; Gianna Torres 4x4 (3B), 2RBIs, 3R, 2SB; Bella Larson 3x5 (3B), 3RBIs; Hanna Hovland 3x4 (3 2B), RBI, 2R.

Grand Rapids 9, Princeton 5

WP: Lizzie Bowman 3.2IP, 1R, 3K, 0BB. LP: Danika Rademacher 3IP, 5R, 3K, 1BB. GR: Ellie Tillma 4x4, 3R; Emily Wochnick 3RBIs. P: Rademacher 3x4.

Cloquet 11, North Branch 2

WP: Lucy Sinkkonen 7IP, 2R, 7H, 7K, 0BB. LP: Kristi Pilz 4.1IP, 8R, 6K, 8BB. C: Brenna McClarey 3R-HR, 4RBIs; Olivia Diver 2x3; Allie Wojtysiak 3RBIs; Dana Jones 2x3. NB: Maddy Helin 2x3; Macy Brodin 3B; McKenzie Richter 2B.

Chisago Lakes 3, Hermantown 2

WP: Trinity Junker 7IP, 1H, 10K, 7BB. C: Desi Spicer 2x4, 2-RBI single in 7th to win game; Kaitlyn Istvanovich 3x4; Alice Johnson 2x4. H: Hannah Mihalik 2BB.

Hermantown 13,

Duluth Denfeld 2, 5 innings

WP: Mihalik 5IP, 2R, 2K, 0BB. H: Mihalik 2x2 (2B), 3R, RBI; Peyton Fath 4RBIs; Natalie Vitek 2x2, 2R; Alana Mayry 1B, 3RBIs.

Grand Rapids 11, North Branch 2

WP: Bowman 4.2IP, 2R, 1BB. GR: Tillma 4x4, 3R; Lindsey Rajala 2x5, 5RBIs. NB: Brodin 3x4; Emma Hurd 2B, RBI.

Thursday's Result

North Branch 10, Duluth Denfeld 0, 6 innings

WP: Pilz 6IP, 0R, 2H, 7K. DD: Lindsay Johnson 2x3. NB: Sophia Smith 2x4 (HR), 2RBIs, 2R; Richter 3x4, 2RBIs; Helin 3x3 (2B), RBI, 3R; Hurd 2x3 (2 2B), RBI.