|Date:||March 28, 2019|
|Time:||9:45 am||Results:||W 8-1||Location:||Legends Way Field 4|
Luther pounded out 11 hits and defeated New Rochelle (NY) 8-1 in today's first of two games at the PFX Spring Games. The Norse scored two in the first, four in the third and one run in both the fourth and sixth frames.
Abby Gehringer led the Norse attack hitting back-to-back two-run homes runs in the first and third innings. Gehringer finished 2-for-2 and walked twice.
Sierra Freeland drove in two runs in the third on a single to center. Blake Banowetz and Maleah Georgen were both credited with one rbi. Georgen and Paige Timmerman also had a multiple hit efforts going 2-for-4 and 2-for-3 respectively.
Courtney and Kendra Cooper combined in the circle and held New Rochelle to just four hits. Courtney (5-0) was credited with the win, allowing one run on two hits and struck out two in four innings of work. Kendra struck out two and gave up two hits in the final three frames.
The win was the fourth in a row for the Norse who are now 14-3.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586