Newman Catholic scores early, knocks off Auburndale softball
Apaches drop to 2-6 this season
By Paul Lecker
WAUSAU — Wausau Newman Catholic scored six runs in the first two innings and topped Auburndale 7-2 in a Marawood Conference South Division softball game Tuesday at Sunnyvale Park.
Newman (3-4 overall and Marawood South) scored four times in the first inning and added two more in the second to cruise to the victory.
Auburndale is now 2-6 overall and 2-4 in the conference.
Brooke Anderson had two hits and an RBI to lead the Apaches’ offense.
Auburndale hosts Stratford on Thursday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Cardinals 7, Apaches 2
Auburndale 000 002 0 – 2 5
Newman Catholic 420 001 x – 7 6
Newman Catholic statistics not provided.
LP: Rachael Bolder.
SO: R. Bolder (4 inn.) 5, Robyn Brokish (2 inn.) 3. BB: R. Bolder 2, Brokish 3.
Top hitters: A, Brooke Anderson 2×3, RBI; Hannah Bolder RBI; Shannon Yahnke 2B.
Records: Auburndale 2-6, 2-4 Marawood South; Wausau Newman Catholic 3-4 overall and Marawood South.