A strong start lifted Sun Prairie to victory Friday in Big Eight Conference softball.
The Cardinals scored six runs in the top of the first inning and cruised to a 12-1 win over Janesville Craig at the Youth Sports Complex. The game ended after five innings due to the 10-run rule.
The highlight for Craig (3-5) was Josie Rammer’s home run in the second inning.
Craig plays at Sun Prairie on Tuesday.
SUN PRAIRIE 12, CRAIG 1 (5)Sun Prairie 620 04—12 15 0
Janesville Craig 010 00—0 2 2
Baker; Stanley, Bienema (3)
Leading hitters—Knoerschild (SP) 3x4, Baker (SP) 3x4, Radlund (SP) 2x2, Royle (SP) 2x3, Gross (SP) 2x3. 2B—Radlund (SP), Knoerschild (SP), Baker (SP). 3B—Knoernschild (SP). HR—Rammer (C)
SO—Baker 14, Stanley 3. BB—Baker 1, Bienema 1