Auburndale softball drops home game to Marathon
Anderson, Ertl have two hits each for Apaches
By Paul Lecker
AUBURNDALE — Marathon scored in every inning and beat Auburndale 14-5 in a Marawood Conference South Division softball game Tuesday at Auburndale High School.
The Raiders (8-1, 3-0 Marawood South) led 8-0 before Auburndale (4-4, 1-2 Marawood South) scored once in the bottom of the fourth.
Marathon then scored two runs in each of its final three at-bats to win going away.
Brooke Anderson had two doubles and scored twice, and Jenna Ertl had a single and a double for the Apaches.
Auburndale returns to action Thursday at Northland Lutheran.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Raiders 14, Apaches 5
Marathon 241 122 2 – 14 12
Auburndale 000 103 1 – 5 6
Marathon statistics not reported
LP: Rachael Bolder.
SO: R. Bolder (4 inn.) 1, Alexis Soppe (2 1/3 inn.) 0, Maggie Willfahrt (2/3 inn.) 1. BB: R. Bolder 1, Soppe 3, M. Willfahrt 2.
Top hitters: A, Brooke Anderson 2×4, 2 2Bs, 2 runs; Jenna Ertl 2×4, 2B.
Records: Marathon 8-1, 3-0 Marawood Conference South Division; Auburndale 4-4, 1-2 Marawood South.