Game of the Week: Lancers softball rallies to beat Cardinals in 11 innings
Sun Prairie's Hoppman has 15 strike outs, Lafollette's Newman has 14
Madison, Wis. — The division one girls softball tournament begins next week but Thursday afternoon at Olbrich park second ranked Sun Prairie and fifth ranked Lafollette met in a game that had all the excitement and intensity of a playoff game.
This game saw two great pitchers. Sun Prairie’s Kristen Hoppman had 15 strike outs and Lafollette Nicole Newman had 14 strikeouts.
In the 5th Sun Prairie’s Briana Pedersen singles to score Katelyn Huemmer. It’s one nothing until the 7th.
With two outs, Lancer catcher Amy Lanzendorf singles to score Newman and tie the game at one.
The game goes to extras and in the 9th they have to switch fields because the rubber on the pitching mound comes off.
In the bottom of the 11th Lafollette loads the bases and Lanzendorf takes the walk and Lafollette win 2-1.VIDEO: Lancers softball rallies to beat Cardinals in 11 innings