Marshfield softball blanks Superior to win WIAA Division 1 regional final
Tigers play at SPASH in sectional semi Tuesday
By Paul Lecker
SUPERIOR — Megan Donahue tossed a five-hit shutout, and Rhiannon Corozolla knocked in a pair of runs to lift the Marshfield softball team to a 4-0 win over Superior in a WIAA Division 1 regional final Friday.
Marshfield scored single tallies in the first, fourth, fifth, and sixth innings to chip away at the Spartans (16-4).
Emily Draeger had a pair of doubles and drove in a run, and Jenna Jakobi also had a hit and an RBI for the Tigers.
Marshfield (18-5) moves on to a Division 1 sectional semifinal at Wisconsin Valley Conference rival Stevens Point (20-6) on Tuesday. The game, at Fire Pro Field in Plover, will begin at 4:30 p.m. Stevens Point beat Wisconsin Rapids 10-0 in a regional final Friday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 4, Spartans 0
Marshfield 100 111 0 – 4 7 2
Superior 000 000 0 – 0 5 1
WP: Megan Donahue. LP: Goldberg.
SO: Donahue 5; Brandie Goldberg (6 inn.) 8, Stariha (1 inn.) 1. BB: Donahue 1; Goldberg 0, Stariha 0.
Top hitters: M, Jenna Jakobi 1×3, run, RBI; Emily Draeger 2×3, 2 2Bs, run, RBI; Donahue 1×3, run; Rhiannon Corozolla 1×3, 2 RBIs. S, Erin Thompson 2×3; Olson 2B.
Records: Marshfield 18-5; Superior 16-4.