Taylor Hanus hit a grand slam in the third inning and pitched a complete game in the opener to help lead Freedom to an Eastern Valley Conference doubleheader sweep over Fox Valley Lutheran on Tuesday in Freedom.
The Irish won the opener 5-0 before taking the nightcap 3-2.
Hanus struck out six and walked one while pitching a five-hitter.
In the second game, Taylor Maulick’s single scored Hanus with the winning run in the ninth inning.
WP: Taylor Hanus. LP: Olivia Eichhorst. Leading hitters: Cassidy Schuh F 2×3, 2B; Hanus F HR, 4 RBI.
WP: C.Schuh. LP: Olivia Eichhorst. Leading hitters: Brooke Kortz F 2×5; Jalyn Murphy F 2×4, 2B, 2 RBI; Taylor Hanus F 2×4; D.Birling FVL 2×4; B. Vils FVL 2×3.
Brillion 10, St. Mary Central 4
At Town of Menasha, Carly Brault drove in three runs while Alison Gade and Kristen Woldt drove in two runs each as the Lions defeated the Zephyrs.
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WP: Kalista Zickert. LP: Kate Gullickson. Leading hitters: Carly Brault B 3×4, 2B, 3 RBI; Cheyenne Popp B 2×4; Alison Gade B 2 RBI; Mackenzie Meetz B 2×3; Michelle Krueger B 2×3; Kristen Woldt B 2×3, 2 RBI; Morgan Henkel SMC 2×4; Haley Davidson SMC 2 RBI; Erin Batzler SMC 2×3; Abby Fischer SMC 2×4.
Hortonville 4, Oconto Falls 0
At Hortonville, Caitlin Hoerning and Heidi Huebner had two hits apiece as the Polar Bears blanked the Panthers.
Sammi Sullivan picked up the win, striking out 11 batters.
The Polar Bears had clinched the Bay Conference title on Saturday with 13-2 and 18-2 five-inning wins over Seymour.
WP: Sammi Sullivan. LP: McKenna Kussow. Leading hitters: Caitlin Hoerning H 2×2, HR; Heidi Huebner H 2×3, 2B; Alexis Kringel H 2B, RBI.
New London 13-20, Seymour 5-6
At New London, Leah Porath had a double, a home run, scored six runs and drove in five runs in the two games as the Bulldogs took two from the Thunder.
Teammate Payton Mix scored six runs, drove in five runs and also had a double.
WP: Molly O’Connell. LP: Olivia Bluma. Leading hitters: Alanna Beyer NL 2×3, 2B; Payton Mix NL 3×4, 3 RBI; Leah Porath NL HR 2 RBI; Mickey Roland NL 3×4, 2B, 3 RBI; Molly O’Connell NL 4×5; Lexy Roland NL 3×5; Brianna Vervoort S 2×4; Erin Blohm S 2×3, Taylor Matuszak S 2B, 2 RBI; Jianna Hill S 2B, 2 RBI; Ashley Geurts S 2×4; Cece Clausen S 2×4.
WP: Shelby Sommer. LP: Rebecca Simpson. Leading hitters: Brianna Vervoort S 2×3; Erin Blohm S 2B; Ashley Geurts S 2B, 2 RBI; Rebecca Simpson S 2B; Sarah Schultz S 2×3, 2B; Alanna Beyer NL 3×4, 2B; Payton Mix NL 2B, 2 RBI; Abby Elsholtz NL 3 RBI; Morgan Gorges NL 2 RBI; Leah Porath NL 2×3, 2B, 3 RBI; Tanna Spencer NL 2B; Beth Starcheske NL 2×4, 4 RBI.
Manawa 6-1, Bonduel 5-7
At Manawa, the Wolves picked up their first conference win of the season, holding the Bears scoreless over the final four innings in the completion of a game suspended earlier this season due to inclement weather.
In the regularly scheduled contest, the Bears scored three times in the first inning and went on to defeat the Wolves.
WP: Haley Reierson. LP: Gehm. Leading hitters: Haley Reierson M 2×4, 2B; Katie Velie M 2×4; Sam Johnson M 4×4, 2B, 3B.
WP: Dowden. LP: Kreklow. Leading hitters: Dowden B 3×5; Haley Reierson M 2B
Shiocton 14, Witt.-Birnamwood 2
At Wittenberg, Hannah Guyette was 2-for-3 with a double and four RBI and Brittany Schmidt added a two-run home run as the Chiefs cruised past the Chargers.
Shiocton (14-3 overall and 11-2 in the CWC-8) scored six in the first and five in the second and never looked back.
WP: Kiana Williamson. LP: Erika Alwes. Leading hitters: Kari Williamson S 2×3; Hannah Guyette S 2×3, 4 RBI, 2B; Sydney Wilcox S 3×3, 2B, 2 RBI; Brittany Schmidt S HR, 2 RBI; Siri Zeinert WB 2×2.