Waupaca 9, Ripon 4: The Tigers held a 2-0 lead through 2 1/2 innings, but Waupaca scored four runs in the bottom of the third inning and led the rest of the way in a WIAA Division 2 regional softball game.
Libby Borgardt went 2-for-4 for the Tigers, and was also the losing pitcher. Ripon closed the gap to 4-3 after scoring a run in the top of the fourth inning, but Waupaca scored two more runs in the bottom of the fourth to pull away.
Mandy Tomlinson went 2-for-4 for Waupaca, including a key two-run single in the decisive third inning.
Ripon…200 101 0 — 4 7 3
Waupaca 004 221 x –9 9 3
WP: Jolie Borntrager. LP: Libby Borgardt.
Leading hitters: RIP — Libby Borgardt 2×4. W — Mandy Tomlinson 2×4, 2 RBI. Lindsey Reach 2×4, 2 2B. Bobbi Sell 2×4, 3B, 2 RBI.