SARTELL – Joselyn Specht went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and three RBI to help Sartell top Willmar 9-2 in a Central Lakes Conference game Thursday afternoon.
Sydney Fischer went 2-for-3 with one RBI for Willmar.
Samantha Venables got the complete-game win on the mound for Sartell, allowing five hits, two runs, no walks and striking out six.
BRAINERD 11, ROCORI 10 (8 INNINGS)
BRAINERD – Brainerd won on a walk-off single in a Central Lakes Conference game with Rocori.
The Spartans committed an error on the final play, which resulted in a Warriors win.
Brainerd scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to tie the game up at nine heading to the final inning.
Nicole Johannes went 4-for-5 with two RBI to lead Rocori (1-1 CLC, 1-1 overall). Abby Templin went 3-for-5 for the Spartans.
LITTLE FALLS 8-3, MORA 7-1
LITTLE FALLS – Little Falls swept Mora in a Granite Ridge Conference doubleheader.
Stephanie Cannon went 3-for-7 with four RBI combined in both games.
Linzee Gerads got the win in both games for the Flyers, pitching five innings in Game 1 and all seven in Game 2.
HOLDINGFORD 14, PIERZ 9
HOLDINGFORD – Amy Caitlin had a three-run home run to help Holdingford beat Pierz in a Central Minnesota Conference game.
Callie Kostreba went 2-for-3 for the Huskers and Aries Ahrens went 3-for-4 with a double. Ahrens earned the win. She threw a complete game and gave up nine runs on nine hits and struck out six.
ROCKFORD 5, HL-W-W 2
ROCKFORD – Brianna Calder went 3-for-3 for the Rockets, who downed Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted in a Central Minnesota Conference game.
Junior Hathaway Heber went 2-for-3 with a run scored and a double for the Lakers.
MORRIS 11-13, MELROSE 1-3
MELROSE – Morris outhit the Dutchmen 12-4 in the first game and were led by Becca Holland (3-for-4).
Kayla Austing went 1-for-3 for Melrose.
Morris scored four runs in three consecutive innings to win Game 2. Lindsey Dierks had four hits to lead the Tigers. Austing led Melrose with two hits.
BOLD 7-1, BENSON 2-2
BENSON – Morgan Flann went 4-for-7 on the day for the Warriors, who split with the Braves in a West Central Conference doubleheader.
ROYALTON 17, UPSALA 7 (5 INNINGS)
ROYALTON – Haley Skajewski and Amy Neu each drove in two runs to lead Royalton past Upsala in a Prairie Conference game.
Kayla Eli pitched five innings on the mound and got the win for the Royals.
Jenna Ripplinger went 1-for-2 with a triple to lead Upsala.
EV-W 4, NEW LONDON-SPICER 3 (8 INNINGS)
EDEN VALLEY – Faith Forcier scored the game-winning run for Eden Valley-Watkins after an errant throw over third base by the pitcher allowed her to cross the plate.
Bobbi Block went 2-for-3 to lead EV-W (4-0).
Kallie Plantenberg pitched all eight innings with nine strikeouts to earn the win. Alyssa Fredrick went 1-for-3 for NL-S.
SAUK CENTRE 13, OSAKIS 8
SAUK CENTRE – Jenny Gieske went 2-for-2 with three RBI to lead Sauk Centre to a nonconference win over Osakis.
Morgan Gamradt and Cassidy Zenzen each drove in two runs for the Mainstreeters (3-1).
Krista Fearing went 4-for-4 with four RBI to lead Osakis.