Stratford softball holds off Chequamegon
By Paul Lecker
STRATFORD — Kiana Weiler earned the complete-game victory and knocked in a run to lift the Stratford softball team to a 3-2 nonconference win over Chequamegon on Monday.
Brittany Bredemann continued her hot hitting, going 3-for-3;Sammy Griesbach added a pair of hits; and Valieda Crillo and Weiler had RBIs for the Tigers, who improve to 9-2.
Weiler struck out four, did not walk a batter, and scattered eight hits to earn the win for the Tigers.
Stratford scored single runs in the third, fourth, and sixth innings and held off a rally by Chequamegon (4-3) in the seventh. The Screaming Eagles scored one against Weiler, but could not plate the tying run.
Stratford hosts Pittsville on Tuesday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 3, Screaming Eagles 2
Chequamegon 100 000 1 – 2 8 1
Stratford 001 101 x – 3 10 2
WP: Kiana Weiler. LP: Megan Mader.
SO: M. Mader 2; Weiler 4. BB: none.
Top hitters: C, Emily Mader 3×4, HR, 2 runs; Emily Ernest 3×4. S, Sammy Griesbach 2×3; Brittany Bredemann 3×3, 3B.
Records: Chequamegon 4-3; Stratford 9-2.