The No. 4-seeded Roncalli softball team fell to No. 2 Laconia 8-2 in nine innings in a WIAA Division 3 State Softball Tournament sectional semifinal game on Tuesday in Horicon.
Christine Roberts started for the Jets and took the loss, lasting 82⁄3 innings while allowing five runs — two earned — on five hits with seven strikeouts and three walks.
The game was deadlocked at 1-1 heading into the top of the ninth but Laconia scored seven runs to put the game out of reach. Roncalli committed three straight errors in the inning.
Rachel Moczynski went 1-for-4 with a double and an RBI for the Jets while teammate McKenzie Miller was 1-for-1 with a double, a run, a walk and a sacrifice bunt. Katelin Dorow (1-for-3) also drove in a run for Roncalli.