Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta senior Bailey Marty went 4-for-4 with two home runs, four RBIs and four runs scored to help the Tigers remain undefeated in West Central Conference play. Morris/C-A improves to 11-1 on the year and 8-0 in the conference after beating Minnewaska 15-2 in six innings on Tuesday, May 7, in Glenwood.
Carissa Oberg hit a grand slam as a part of an eight-run sixth inning. Like Marty, Emma Bowman also had four hits while Liz Dietz and Jen Solvie both went 3-for-4.
Kenna Kehoe took the win in the pitcher’s circle. She gave up just two runs (one earned) on six hits.
The Tigers, now 11-1 on the year, travel to Montevideo Thursday, May 9 before closing out the week against Willmar Friday, May 10, in Willmar.
Morris/C-A 15, Minnewaska 2
Morris/C-A (11-1, 8-0 in WCC)..........240 018 0-15 15 1
Minnewaska........................................002 000 0-2 12 4
HITTING - Morris/C-A: Bailey Marty 4-4 hr-2 r-4 rbi-4, Emma Bowman 4-5 2b r rbi-2, Liz Dietz 3-5 r, Jen Solvie 3-4 r rbi-2, LaRae Kram 2-4 3b r, Carissa Oberg 2-4 hr r-2 rbi-4... Minnewaska: Olivia Richards 1-3 r, Kyla Koob 2-3, Sara Geiser 2-3, Sydney Metz 2-3, Hannah Orlowski 2-3, Avery Hoeper 1-3, Alyssa Erickson 1-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Morris/C-A: Kenna Kehoe (W) 6-11-2-1-0-0 ... Minnewaska: Koob (L) 5-12-7-7-1-2, Murken 1-6-8-7-3-0