IOLA – Three Pacelli golfers finished it the top four to pace the team to a WIAA Division 3 regional championship Tuesday at Glacier Wood Golf Course.
Pacelli shot a 345 to finish ahead of runner-up Iola-Scandinavia (370). Both teams advanced to next week’s sectional tournament.
Pacelli golfers included event medalist Josh Weinberger, a sophomore who shot an 81. Other Pacelli golfers include junior Charlie Beyer (85), junior Brett O’Sullivan (89), junior Ryan Glodowski (90) and senior Joe Jensen (102).
Iola-Scandinavia golfers include Zach Mortenson (89), Mike Blum (92), Nolan Wolberg (94), Andrew Bauer (95) and Kyle Honken (98).
Almond-Banc. 5, Port Edwards 2
ALMOND – Kayla Smith allowed just one hit after the first inning to lead the Blackhawks, who will host Assumption in a Division 4 regional final.
Pitching: PE, Bryce Smith (L, 5 K, 2 BB, CG). AB, Kayla Smith (W, 8 K, 0 BB, CG).
Leading hitters: PE, Jordyn Schraeder 2×3, RBI. AB, Carissa Perzinski 2×3; Smith 2×3, RBI; Natalie Romo 2×3, RBI.
Iola-Scan 12, Amherst 8
IOLA – The Thunderbirds Brianne Huettner walked the bases loaded to open the sixth inning, then proceeded to get a pair of strikeouts and a groundout to get out of the jam as Iola-Scandinavia held on in a wild Division 3 regional semifinal.
The Thunderbirds host Manawa on Thursday.
Pitching: A, Mikayla Dombrowski (L, 3 K, 1 BB, CG). IS, Brianne Huettner(W, 7 K, 3 BB 3.1 IP) Payton Erickson (4 K, 2 BB, 3.2 IP).
Leading hitters: A, Dumbrowski 2×3, 2B, 2RBIs; Meghan Pacocha 2B; Jess Torrey 1×3, 2B, 2RBIs. I-S, Mariah Oppor 2×4, 2B; Brooke Phillips 2×4, 3B, HR, 3 RBIs; Amanda Aasen 3×4, Karina Welch 2×4; Kyle Johnson 2B.
Pacelli 9, Westfield Area 4
WESTFIELD – Pacelli junior Payton Hintz hit a three-run home run and Hannah Skibba drove in two with a single to account for all five runs scored in the first inning.
The home run for Hintz was her first as a varsity player.
No. 3-seed Pacelli plays Thursday at top-seeded Weyauwega-Fremont.
Pitchers: P, Kaylee Krostag (W, 5K, 4BB). W, C. Winter (L, 4IP, 4K, 4BB), S. Terlecki (3IP, K, BB).
Leading hitters: P, Sami Kay Shafranski 2×5; Payton Hintz 4×5, HR; Hannah Raslik 2×5, 3B; Hannah Skibba 2×4; Marisa Rice 2B. W, Terlecki 2B.
Rosholt 11, Tigerton 1 (5)
ROSHOLT – Carrissa Wright tossed a two-hitter and scored three runs, while Nikayla Glodowski added three hits, including a bases-loaded single off the fence to invoke the 10-run mercy rule as the Hornets opened regional play by routing the Tigers.
Rosholt will play Newman on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. in Wausau.
“Our pitching was good today. Carrissa threw strikes and got groundouts and we hit the ball hard, everyone in lineup was hitting line drives,” Hornets coach Aaron Dobbe said.
WP – Carrissa Wright 4BB, 3K. LP – Emily Wendt 5BB, 2K.
Records: Rosholt 15-3; Tigerton 9-5.
SPASH 15, Antigo 2 (5)
ANTIGO – Austin Shulfer struck out nine and scattered five hits and lead-off hitter Eric Zelhofer collected three hits to lead the Panthers to a blowout win over the Red Robins in a nonconference contest.
SPASH claimed the outright Wisconsin Valley Conference when Wausau West split a doubleheader with Marshfield.
“We had a rough first inning, but after that the guys really got focused top of order doing great thing setting table for rest of the guys
WP – Austin Shulfer 9K, 2BB. LP – Blake Below 1K, 2BB. Kevin Slezak Sterling Pat Perner Matt Dufresne Andrew Ruzek 2B
Records: SPASH 19-4; Antigo 13-3.
Pacelli 6, Iola-Scan. 5
Zach Jensen hit a two-run double in the fourth inning as the Cardinals built a five-run lead and held on to down the Thunderbirds.
Pitching: I-S, Korb (L, 4 K, 3 BB, 3.1 IP); P, Troy Flugar (W, 0 K, 0 BB, 2.0 IP); Devin Durigan (0 K, 0 BB, 1.0 IP), Brett Barton (1 K, 1 BB, 1.0 IP); Matt Helms (0 K, 0 BB, 1.0 IP), Ryan Kleinschmidt (0 K, 0 BB, 1.0 IP), Chris Shibilski (0 K, 1 BB).
Leading hitters: IS, Brady Huettner 2B, Connor Lodewegan 2×3, HR, 3 RBIs. P, Zach Jensen, 2B, 3×3, 3 RBIs, Adam Kluck, 3×3.
Records: Pacelli 20-6.