Whitewater softball team goes to 2-0 in NCAA
UW-Whitewater’s softball team improved to 2-0 in the NCAA Division III regional tournament with an 8-6 win over Wartburg College on Friday at Rock Island, Ill.
The Warhawks (32-8) will play top-ranked DePauw University (Ind.) today at 2 p.m. in the double-elimination event.
Orfordville Parkview High graduate Amy Gahl had three hits and scored two runs for Whitewater. Lauren Cruz belted her ninth home run of the season.
WHITEWATER 8, WARTBURG 6
Whitewater 010 232 0—8 11 1
Wartburg College 230 000 1—6 8 3
Schulty, Stang(2) and Yucuis; Hartwig and Petersen.
Leading hitters—Gahl (Wh) 3x4, Cruz (Wh) 2x3, LeBeau (Wh) 3x3, Orris (Wa) 2x3, Rogers (Wa) 3x4. 2B—Cruz (Wh), Petersen (Wa). HR—Cruz (Wh), Rogers (Wa).
SO—Schulty (Wh) 3, Stang (Wh) 7, Hartwig (Wa) 11. BB—Schulty 1, Stang 2, Hartwig 5.