Duoss delivers for Milton, other scores
Jessi Duoss earned her 15th victory of the season as Milton High advanced to the WIAA Division 1 regional softball finals with a 7-4 victory over visiting Burlington on Tuesday.
The Red Hawks (15-8) play at Waterford in a regional final Thursday. The winner advances to the Janesville Craig Sectional.
The score was tied at 2-2 when Becky Knutson hit a two-out, two-run double to give Milton the lead over Burlington. Knutson scored on Chandler Richards’ hit.
Milton’s Haley Fischer went 3-for-4 in a game that had eight doubles.
MILTON 7, BURLINGTON 4
Burlington 101 000 2—4 10 3
Milton 011 302 x—7 13 1
Hornickle and Thomsen; Duoss and Richards.
Leading hitters—Peterson (B) 2x4, McCarthy (B) 2x3, Alby (B) 2x4, Robers (B) 2x4, Duoss (M) 2x4, Rucker (M) 2x4, Richards (M) 2x4, Metcalf (M) 2x3, Fischer (M) 3x4. 2B—Thomsen (B), Alby (B), Robers (B), Rucker (M), Knutson (M), Richards (M), Metcalf (M), Fischer (M). HR—McCarthy (B).
SO—Hornickle (B) 3, Duoss (M) 10. BB—Hornickle 1, Duoss 1.
-- Fort Atkinson 10, Elkhorn 0 (5)—Kaitlyn Hollman threw a no-hitter to lead the Blackhawks to a Division 1 regional semifinal win.
Fort Atkinson (18-6) hosts Janesville Craig (15-8) on Thursday in a regional final game. The winner advances to the Craig Sectional.
The Blackhawks pounded out 13 hits, including a double and a triple from Maddy Podmolik.
Hollman, a sophomore, struck out nine and walked only one.
FORT ATKINSON 10, ELKHORN 0 (5)
Elkhorn 000 00—0 0 3
Fort Atkinson 330 4x—10 13 0
Bray and Oglesby; Hollman and Gartland.
Leading hitters—Foerster (FA) 2x3, Podmolik (FA) 2x3, Bare (FA) 2x3, Powers (FA) 2x3. 2B—Powers (FA) 2, Bare (FA), Podmolik (FA), Bleecker (FA). 3B—Podmolik (FA).
SO—Bray (E) 1, Hollman (FA) 9. BB—Bray 2, Hollman 1.
-- Beloit 14, Badger 5—The Purple Knights got a Division 1 regional semfinal win at Lake Geneva and will play at top-seeded Wilmot on Thursday.
Game details were not reported.
n Edgerton 10, Big Foot 3—Tia Cleveland struck out seven in five innings to lead the top-ranked Crimson Tide (20-2) to the Division 2 regional semifinal win.
Edgerton hosts Turner in a regional final game Thursday. The winner advances to a semifinal game at Whitewater in the Evansville Sectional.
The Crimson Tide pounded out 10 hits, including three from Anne Tronnes.
EDGERTON 10, BIG FOOT 3
Walworth Big Foot 000 003 0—3 8 4
Edgerton 043 201 x—10 10 0
C. Glade and Glade; Cleveland, Schmaling (6) and Richardson.
Leading hitters—Petkoff (BF) 3x4, Tronnes (E) 3x4, Zimet (E) 2x3, Boss (E) 2x2. 2B—Miller (BF).
SO—C. Glade (BF) 2, Cleveland (E) 7, Schmaling (E) 4. BB—Glade, Cleveland 2.
-- Turner 29, Clinton 3 (5)—The host Trojans pounded out 28 hits en route to the regional semifinal win.
Turner (14-9) plays at top-ranked Edgerton (20-2) in a regional final game today. The Crimson Tide defeated the Trojans during the Rock Valley Conference season.
Ami Wright had four hits for Turner, including a double and a home run. Maci Weiser added three hits, including a double and a triple.
TURNER 29, CLINTON 3 (5)
Clinton 100 20—3 6 5
Turner 9(12)5 3x—29 28 3
Brandl and Ciochon; Zandler, Herstad (5) and Hale.
Leading hitters—Lantz (C) 2x3, Jordan (T) 5x5, Weiser (T) 3x4, Hale (T) 3x5, Bordner (T) 2x4, Dailey (T) 3x4, Zandler (T) 2x5, Wright (T) 4x4, Washburn (T) 2x5. 2B—Weiser (T), Wright (T). 3B—Weiser (T). HR—Wright (T).
SO—Brandl (C) 1, Zandler (T) 1. BB—Brandl 2, Zandler 1.
-- Lakeside 3, McFarland 0—Kristy Bruni hit a solo homer in the sixth and combined with Cayla Neu to shut out McFarland in a Division 2 regional semifinal.
Neu pitched the first six innings.
Lakeside (16-7) hosts Madison Edgewood in a regional final on Thursday. The winner advances to a semifinal game at Whitewater in the Evansville Sectional.
LAKESIDE 3, McFARLAND 0
McFarland 000 000 0—0 7 1
Lakeside 001 002 x—3 8 1
Easland, Neumann (6) and Hettinger; Neu, Bruni (7) and Doering.
Leading hitters—Frazier (M) 3x3, Willems (LL) 2x3, Doering (LL) 2x3. 2B—Willems (LL), Lillige (LL). HR—Bruni (LL).
SO—Easland (M) 1, Neu (LL) 1, Bruni (LL) 1. BB—Easland 1.
-- Edgewood 12, Jefferson 7—Tess Tuschen collected three hits and drove in four runs to lead Madison Edgewood past the visiting Eagles (15-9) in a Division 2 regional semfinal game.
The Crusaders (13-7) play at Lakeside Lutheran on Thursday. The winner advances to semifinal game at Whitewater in the Evansville Sectional.
EDGEWOOD 12, JEFFERSON 7
Jefferson 016 000 0—7 7
Madison Edgewood 233 013 x—12 12
Anderson, DeJong (5); Grelle.
Leading hitters—Tuschen (ME) 3x4, Seibert (ME) 2x4, Grelle (ME) 2x4, Lipowski (ME) 2x3. 2B—DeJong (J), Wabers (J).
SO—DeJong (J) 5, Grelle (ME) 5. BB—Anderson (J) 1, DeJong (J) 7, Grelle 7.
-- Monroe 10, Dodgeville 5—Senior shortstop Kelsey Erickson went 2-for-4 and drove in three runs as Monroe defeated Dodgeville in a Division 2 regional semifinal.
The No. 2-seeded Cheesemakers (14-10) play at top-seeded River Valley in a regional final on Thursday. The winner advances to the upper bracket of the Evansville Sectional.
MONROE 10, DODGEVILLE 5
Dodgeville 200 000 3—5 9 3
Monroe 221 230 x—10 10 0
C. Prochaska and Dalsine; Armstrong and Craigo.
Leading hitters—A. Prochaska (D) 3x4, Oleson (D) 2x4, Dalsine (D) 2x3, McGuire (M) 2x3, Erickson (M) 2x4, Montgomery (M) 2x4. 2B—McGuire, Craigo (M). 3B—A. Prochaska.
SO—C. Prochaska (D) 3, Armstrong (M) 6. BB—C. Prochaska 4, Armstrong 3.
-- Brodhead 10, Mineral Point 1—Erika Stampfli struck out 16 to lead the host Cardinals to the regional semifinal win.
Brodhead host Cuba City on Thursday in a regional final game. The winner advances to semifinal game at Brodhead in the Boscobel Sectional.
The Cardinals raced out to a 7-0 lead after two innings. Brodhead finished with 16 hits, including three from Taylor Douglas.
BRODHEAD 10, MINERAL POINT 1
Mineral Point 000 001 0—1 4 3
Brodhead 430 201 x—10 16 0
Leading hitters—Wood (MP) 2x3, Collins (B) 2x5, Pickel (B) 2x5, Douglas (B) 3x5, Stampfli (B) 2x5, Covert (B) 2x4, Burns (B) 2x4. 2B—Stampfli (B), Strommen (B).
SO—Stampfli (B) 16. BB—Stampfli 2.
-- Cuba City 4, Parkview 2—Orfordville Parkview (15-6) jumped out to a 2-0 first-inning lead, but Cuba City rallied with three runs in the third and added another in the fourth to win the Division 3 regional semifinal.
CUBA CITY 4, PARKVIEW 2
Orfordville Parkview 020 000 0—2 4 2
Cuba City 000 310 x—4 4 2
Noble and Koch; Brogley.
Leading hitters—Hantke (OP) 2x3.