It’s nice to pick up two wins in one day.
It’s even nicer to have them both be shortened games as well.
The Oshkosh North softball team was able to run-rule Appleton West in both games of a doubleheader, winning game one 13-1 in five innings and game two 11-1 in six innings on Saturday at Oshkosh North.
Lexi Reetz was the story of game one for the Spartans. Reetz through a one-hitter in game one, striking out five in the process. The only hit came in fourth inning for the Terrors.
The offense did plenty behind her as well, which included erupting for nine runs in the first inning to give themselves a comfortable lead.
Justine Kollmann went 2-for-3 in the victory with two RBIs and Maddie Bittner drove in two more as the Spartans took advantage of 11 walks and three errors from the Terrors.
In game 2, the Spartans offense continued to smack the ball around, tallying 17 hits.
North got two big innings: a four-run second inning and a five-run sixth inning the won them the game.
Reetz collected another win in the circle, striking out another five Terror batters.
Tracie Warczak led the hit parade for North, going 3-for-5 with four RBIs. Cassie Buerger, Christine Hamer, Reetz and Kollmann each had two hits for the Spartans, with Buerger and Kollmann adding two RBIs apiece for the Spartans.
Oshkosh North 13, Appleton West 1, 5 inn.
Osh. North…911 02 — 13 9 0
App. West…000 10 — 1 1 3
WP: Lexi Reetz (5 IP, 0 BB, 5 Ks). LP: Alicia Hrubesky (2 IP, 1 BBs, Ks).
Leading hitters: ON — Justine Kollmann 2×3, 2 RBI; Maddie Bittner 2 RBI.
Oshkosh North 11, Appleton West 1, 6 inn.
App. West…001 000 — 1 9 2
Osh. North…040 025 — 11 17 0
WP: Reetz (6 IP, 1 BBs, 5 Ks). LP: Hrubesky (5.1 IP, 5 BBs, 1 Ks).
Leading hitters: ON — Tracie Warczak 3×5 4 RBI; Cassie Buerger 2×3 2B, 2 RBI; Christine Hamer 2×4 2B; Reetz 2×3 2B RBI; J. Kollmann 2×4 2 RBI. AW — Hrubesky 2×4, Marissa Marx 2×3.