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Unbeaten Assumption knocks Columbus Catholic softball out of WIAA playoffs

Posted on 24 May 2017 by paul

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WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic softball team’s season came to an end with a 16-1 loss to No. 1 seed and undefeated Wisconsin Rapids Assumption in a WIAA Division 5 regional semifinal Wednesday at Robinson Park.

The Royals scored 13 runs in the first inning to make quick work of Columbus.

The Dons were held to two hits. Ella Schultz singled and scored on a single by Maddie DeSmet in the fourth inning for their only run.

Assumption (18-0) moves on to a regional final at home against Augusta on Thursday at 4:30 p.m.

Columbus Catholic ends its season with a 7-12 record.

Royals 16, Dons 1
Columbus Catholic 000 1 – 1 2 4
Assumption (13)10 2 – 16 8 0
WP:
Kendall Schill. LP: Ella Schultz.
SO: Schultz (2/3 inn.) 0, Sierra Litwaitis (2 1/3 inn.) 1; Schill (2 inn.) 3, Erin Sullivan (2 inn.) 1. BB: Schultz 5, Litwaitis 3; Schill 0, Sullivan 1.
Top hitters: C, Ella Schultz 1×2, run; Maddie DeSmet 1×2, RBI. A, Sullivan 2×3, 2B, 3 RBIs; Nelson 2×3, 2 runs; Schill HR, 3 RBIs, 3 runs.
Records: Columbus Catholic 7-12; Assumption 18-0.

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Columbus Catholic tops Northland Lutheran in WIAA Division 5 softball regional quarterfinal

Posted on 23 May 2017 by paul

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MARSHFIELD – Sierra Litwaitis threw a complete-game five-hitter and added three hits and two RBIs at the plate to lead the Marshfield Columbus Catholic softball team to a 5-1 win over Northland Lutheran/Wisconsin Valley Lutheran in a WIAA Division 5 regional quarterfinal Tuesday at the Marshfield Fairgrounds.

After allowing a run in the top of the first, Litwaitis threw six straight scoreless innings, striking out five and walking four for the Dons.

Columbus responded with a pair of runs in the bottom of the first, then added single tallies in the second, third and fifth innings to pull away.

Columbus Catholic (7-11) moves on to a regional semifinal Wednesday at Wisconsin Rapids Assumption (17-0). The game will start at 2 p.m. at Robinson Park.

Maren Seefluth had two doubles and scored three times, and Brooke Neider and Maddie DeSmet each added a pair of hits for the Dons.

Dons 5, Wildcats 1
Northland Lutheran/Wisconsin Valley Lutheran 100 000 0 – 1 5 5
Columbus Catholic 211 010 x – 5 10 2
WP:
Sierra Litwaitis. LP: Sara Sawyer.
SO: Sawyer 3; Litwaitis 5. BB: Sawyer 1; Litwaitis 4.
Top hitters: CC, Litwaitis 3×4, 2 RBIs; Maren Seefluth 2×3, 2 2Bs, 3 runs; Brooke Neider 2×4; Maddie DeSmet 2×3.
Records: Northland Lutheran/Wisconsin Valley Lutheran 3-10; Columbus Catholic 7-11.

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Auburndale softball rallies late to beat Columbus Catholic

Posted on 22 May 2017 by paul

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AUBURNDALE – Auburndale scored seven runs in its final two at-bats to pull away and defeat Marshfield Columbus Catholic 11-4 in a nonconference softball game Monday at Auburndale High School.

The game was added to the schedule after Auburndale’s annual tournament scheduled for May 20 was canceled due to inclement weather.

The game was tied 4-4 through four innings before Auburndale scored three times in the fifth inning and added four more in the sixth.

Alexis Soppe earned the victory for the Apaches, throwing three hitless innings of relief with two strikeouts.

Marissa Ponshock had a double and scored twice, and Rachael Bolder and Soppe also scored a pair of runs each for Auburnadale (10-8).

Maren Seefluth had three runs scored and Maddie DeSmet had two RBIs for Columbus (6-12).

Columbus Catholic hosts a WIAA Division 5 regional quarterfinal Tuesday at 5 p.m. at the Marshfield Fairgrounds against Northland Lutheran/Wisconsin Valley Lutheran. Auburndale opens postseason play Wednesday with a Division 4 regional semifinal at Markesan.

Apaches 11, Dons 4
Columbus Catholic 120 100 0 – 4 3 3
Auburndale 310 034 x – 11 7 4
WP:
Alexis Soppe. LP: Maddie DeSmet.
SO: Sierra Litwaitis (2 inn.) 1, Ella Schultz (2 inn.) 0, DeSmet (1 inn.) 0, Addison Baierl (1 inn.) 1; Rachael Bolder (4 inn.) 3, Soppe (3 inn.) 2. BB: Litwaitis 3, Schultz 1, DeSmet 4, Baierl 1; R. Bolder 5, Soppe 1.
Top hitters: CC, Maren Seefluth 3 runs; DeSmet 2 RBIs. A, Marissa Ponshock 2×3, 2B, 2 runs; R. Bolder 2 runs; Soppe 2 runs.
Records: Columbus Catholic 6-12; Auburndale 10-8.

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Columbus Catholic softball sweeps two from Owen-Withee

Posted on 19 May 2017 by paul

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MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic wrapped up its regular-season schedule with a doubleheader sweep of Owen-Withee on Friday at the Marshfield Fairgrounds.

The Dons won 15-4 and 15-8 to finish the regular season at 6-11 overall and 4-10 in the Cloverbelt East. Owen-Withee ends up 2-12 in the conference.

In Game 1, Columbus scored multiple runs in all five of its at-bats as Sierra Litwaitis tossed a five-hitter to earn the victory.

Brooke Neider hit a home run and scored three times, and Addison Baierl, Taylor Tolppi, and Annika Brown each had two hits for the Dons in the victory.

In the second game, the Dons trailed 5-2 after two innings before rallying to tie it after 4 ½ innings. Columbus scored one in the fifth to take the lead and opened up a big lead with a nine-run sixth.

Ella Schultz, Maddie DeSmet and Neide each had three hits, and Neider had three RBIs for the Dons.

Columbus Catholic opens up postseason play with a WIAA Division 5 regional quarterfinal at the Marshfield Fairgrounds against Northland Lutheran/Wisconsin Valley Lutheran on Tuesday.

Game 1
Dons 15, Blackhawks 4
Owen-Withee 130 01 – 4 5 3
Columbus Catholic 322 53 – 15 11 4
WP:
Sierra Litwaitis. LP: Lexi Fuentes.
SO: Fuentes 1; Litwaitis 0. BB: Fuentes 11; Litwaitis 4.
Top hitters: OW, Megan Simingeton 2×2. CC, Addison Baierl 2×3; Taylor Tolppi 2×4, 2 RBIs; Annika Brown 2×3; Brooke Neider HR, 3 runs, 2 RBIs; Sophia Mauney 2 RBIs, 3 runs.

Game 2
Dons 15, Blackhawks 8
Columbus Catholic 021 219 0 – 15 17 3
Owen-Withee 140 003 0 – 8 9 3
WP:
Maddie DeSmet. LP: Megan Funk.
SO: Ella Schultz (3 inn.) 1, DeSmet (1 inn.) 1, Ad. Baierl (1 inn.) 1, Litwaitis (2 inn.) 1; Funk 2. BB: Schultz 2, DeSmet 2, Ad. Baierl 3, Litwaitis 1; Funk 8.
Top hitters: CC, Schultz 3×3; DeSmet 3×4, 2 RBIs, 3 runs; Neider 3×3, 3B, 3 RBIs; Ad. Baierl 2×4; Mauney 2×3, 3 runs; Annie Baierl 2B. OW, Samantha Larock 2 runs.
Records: Owen-Withee 2-12 overall and Cloverbelt Conference East Division; Columbus Catholic 6-11, 4-10 Cloverbelt East.

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Spencer softball blanks Columbus Catholic, wraps up unbeaten Cloverbelt East season

Posted on 18 May 2017 by paul

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MARSHFIELD – Tiffany Meinders held Marshfield Columbus Catholic to just one hit in four innings as the Spencer softball team blanked the Dons 19-0 in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division game on Thursday at the Marshfield Fairgrounds.

Spencer finishes its Cloverbelt East schedule with a perfect 14-0 record, the third-straight season the Rockets went undefeated on its way to the conference title. Spencer has now won 17 games in a row this season (17-4 overall) and 41 straight in Cloverbelt East play.

Columbus falls 4-11 overall and 2-10 in the Cloverbelt East. The Dons host Owen-Withee for a doubleheader on Friday to wrap-up their conference schedule.

Spencer scored multiple runs in all four of its at-bats, including six in the third and seven in the fourth to end the game via the 15-run rule.

Four Columbus pitchers combined to walk 20 Spencer batters. The Rockets had eight hits, including two from Faith Bauer. Cinnamin Harwood had a hit, walked three times and scored four runs in the victory.

Zoe Stratman had Columbus’ lone hit.

Rockets 19, Dons 0
Spencer 336 7 – 19 8 1
Columbus Catholic 000 0 – 0 1 1
WP:
Tiffany Meinders. LP: Addison Baierl.
SO: Meinders 5; Baierl (1 inn.) 0, Annika Brown (1/3 inn.) 0, Maddie DeSmet (2 1/3 inn.) 1, Sophia Mauney 0. BB: Meinders 0; Baierl 5, Brown 5, DeSmet 10, Mauney 0.
Top hitters: S, Faith Bauer 2×3, 2 RBIs, run; Jenna Schober 2B, 2 runs, 4 RBIs; Courtney Buss 2 runs; Meinders 3 RBIs; Cinnamin Harwood 4 runs; Katie Fleischman 3 runs; Sadie Mercier 2 runs. C, Zoe Stratman 1×2.
Records: Spencer 17-4, 14-0 Cloverbelt East; Columbus Catholic 4-11, 2-10 Cloverbelt East.

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2017 WIAA state softball playoffs, regional scores & schedule

Posted on 17 May 2017 by paul

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The 2017 WIAA state softball playoffs kicked off with regional quarterfinals and a few regional semifinals Tuesday across Wisconsin.

Regional semifinals continue in all five divisions on Wednesday, May 24, with regional finals scheduled for Friday, May 26.

Regional winners move on to the sectionals. Sectional semifinals are Tuesday, May 30, and sectional finals are Thursday, June 1. Survivors qualify for the WIAA State Softball Tournament at Goodman Fields in Madison on June 8-10.

Here is a look at the entire WIAA softball regional scores and schedule:

2017 WIAA State Softball Playoffs
Division 1
Sectional 1
Regional semifinals, May 23

No. 5 Marshfield 8, No. 12 New Richmond 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Wisconsin Rapids at No. 8 Wausau West
No. 13 Wausau East at No. 4 Superior
No. 14 River Falls at No. 3 D.C. Everest
No. 11 Eau Claire North at No. 6 Eau Claire Memorial
No. 10 Menomonie at No. 7 Hudson
Regional finals, May 26
Wisconsin Rapids-Wausau West winner at No. 1 Stevens Point
No. 5 Marshfield vs. TBA
Hudson-Menomonie winner at No. 2 Chippewa Falls
Sectional 3
Regional semifinals, May 23

No. 3 Holmen 4, No. 14 Madison West 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Madison East at No. 8 Monona Grove
No. 12 Madison Memorial at No. 5 Verona
No. 13 Madison La Follette at No. 4 La Crosse Central
No. 11 Tomah at No. 6 Middleton
No. 10 Baraboo at No. 7 Waunakee
Regional finals, May 26
Madison East-Monona Grove winner at No. 1 Sun Prairie
No. 3 Holmen vs. TBA
Waunakee-Baraboo winner at No. 2 DeForest
Sectional 2
Regional semifinals, May 24

No. 9 Appleton North at No. 8 De Pere
No. 12 Green Bay East at No. 5 Hortonville
No. 13 Menasha at No. 4 Green Bay Preble
No. 14 Green Bay Southwest at No. 3 Pulaski
No. 11 Appleton West at No. 6 Ashwaubenon
No. 10 Appleton East at No. 7 Kimberly
Regional finals, May 26
Appleton North-De Pere winner at No. 1 Kaukauna
Kimberly-Appleton East winner at No. 2 Bay Port
Sectional 4
Regional semifinals, May 24

No. 9 Sheboygan North at No. 8 Sheboygan South
No. 12 Manitowoc at No. 5 West Bend West
No. 13 Oconomowoc at No. 4 Slinger
No. 14 Hartford at No. 3 Beaver Dam
No. 11 Fond du Lac at No. 6 Oshkosh West
No. 10 Neenah at No. 7 West Bend East
Regional finals, May 26
Sheboygan North-Sheboygan South winner at No. 1 Oshkosh North
West Bend East-Neenah winner at No. 2 Watertown
Sectional 5
Regional semifinals, May 24

No. 9 Burlington at No. 8 Oregon
No. 12 Janesville Parker at No. 5 Beloit Memorial
No. 13 Stoughton at No. 4 Fort Atkinson
No. 14 Milton at No. 3 Janesville Craig
No. 11 Waterford at No. 6 Elkhorn
No. 10 Lake Geneva Badger at No. 7 Union Grove
Regional finals, May 26
Burlington-Oregon winner at No. 1 Westosha Central
Union Grove-Lake Geneva Badger winner at No. 2 Wilmot
Sectional 7
Regional semifinals, May 24

No. 9 Brookfield East at No. 8 Brookfield Central
No. 12 Milwaukee Washington at No. 5 Whitefish Bay
No. 13 Milwaukee Vincent at No. 4 Cedarburg
No. 14 Milwaukee Madison at No. 3 Mequon Homestead
No. 11 Milwaukee Riverside/Golda Meir at No. 6 Greendale Nicolet
No. 10 Milwaukee Bradley at No. 7 Milwaukee King
Regional finals, May 26
Brookfield East-Brookfield Central winner at No. 1 Germantown
Milwaukee King-Milwaukee Bradley winner at No. 2 Milwaukee Divine Savior Holy Angels
Sectional 6
Regional semifinals, May 23

No. 3 Hartland Arrowhead 15, No. 14 Milwaukee Pulaski/Arts/Carmen South/Juneau 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Wauwatosa East at No. 8 Sussex Hamilton
No. 12 West Allis Central at No. 5 Waukesha West
No. 13 Milwaukee Hamilton at No. 4 West Allis Hale
No. 11 Waukesha South at No. 6 Waukesha North
No. 10 Mukwonago at No. 7 Wauwatosa West
Regional finals, May 26
Wauwatosa East-Hamilton winner at No. 1 Kettle Moraine
No. 3 Hartland Arrowhead vs. TBA
Wauwatosa West-Mukwonago winner at No. 2 Menomonee Falls
Sectional 8
Regional semifinals, May 24

No. 9 Greendale at No. 8 South Milwaukee
No. 12 Racine Park at No. 5 Muskego
No. 13 Milwaukee Reagan at No. 4 Franklin
No. 14 Milwaukee Bay View/Lifelong Learning
No. 11 Racine Horlick at No. 6 Kenosha Indian Trail
No. 10 Kenosha Tremper at No. 7 Racine Case
Regional finals, May 26
Greendale-South Milwaukee winner at No. 1 Oak Creek
Racine Case-Kenosha Tremper winner at No. 2 Kenosha Bradford/Reuther
Division 2
Sectional 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 8 Amery 11, No. 9 Black River Falls 0
No. 8 Hayward 13, No. 9 Ashland 9
No. 7 Lakeland 23, No. 10 Colby/Abbotsford 11
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 10 Sparta at No. 7 La Crosse Logan
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 8 Amery at No. 1 Baldwin-Woodville
No. 5 West Salem at No. 4 Osceola
No. 6 Somerset at No. 3 Ellsworth
No. 8 Hayward at No. 1 Rice Lake
No. 5 Merrill at No. 4 Rhinelander
No. 6 Medford at No. 3 Mosinee
No. 7 Lakeland at No. 2 Antigo/White Lake
Regional semifinals, May 25
La Crosse Logan-Sparta winner at No. 2 Onalaska
Sectional 4
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Ripon at No. 8 Milwaukee Lutheran
No. 9 Milwaukee Pius XI Catholic at No. 8 Milwaukee School of Languages
No. 7 St. Francis 18, No. 10 Milwaukee St. Anthony 2
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 10 Shorewood at No. 7 Brown Deer
Regional semifinals, May 24
Ripon-Milwaukee Lutheran at No. 1 Grafton
No. 5 Plymouth at No. 4 Port Washington
No. 6 Sheboygan Falls/Kohler at No. 3 Kewaskum
Pius XI-School of Languages winner at No. 1 New Berlin West
No. 5 Milwaukee St. Thomas More at No. 4 New Berlin Eisenhower
No. 6 Wisconsin Lutheran at No. 3 Cudahy
No. 7 St. Francis at No. 2 Whitnall
Regional semifinals, May 25
Brown Deer-Shorewood winner at No. 2 Waupun
Sectional 2
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 8 Waupaca 12, No. 9 Appleton Xavier 3
No. 10 Berlin at No. 7 Little Chute
No. 9 Green Bay Notre Dame 10, No. 8 Clintonville 6
No. 7 Two Rivers 10, No. 10 Green Bay West 2
Regional semifinals, May 23
No. 3 Denmark 13, No. 6 Oconto Falls 1
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 8 Waupaca at No. 1 Freedom
No. 5 Fox Valley Lutheran at No. 4 Winneconne
No. 6 West De Pere at No. 3 Wrightstown
Little Chute-Berlin winner at No. 2 New London
No. 9 Green Bay Notre Dame at No. 1 Seymour
No. 5 Marinette at No. 4 Shawano
No. 7 Two Rivers at No. 2 Luxemburg-Casco
Sectional 3
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Madison Edgewood 6, No. 8 Reedsburg 2
No. 10 Lodi at No. 7 Mount Horeb
Regional quarterfinals, May 23
No. 9 Pewaukee at No. 8 Whitewater
No. 10 Big Foot at No. 7 East Troy
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Madison Edgewood at No. 1 McFarland
No. 5 Adams-Friendship at No. 4 Sauk Prairie
No. 6 Mauston at No. 3 Portage
Mount Horeb-Lodi winner at No. 2 Evansville
No. 5 Monroe at No. 4 Jefferson
No. 6 Waukesha Catholic Memorial at No. 3 Edgerton
Regional semifinals, May 25
Pewaukee-Whitewater winner at No. 1 Beloit Turner
East Troy-Big Foot winner at No. 2 Delavan-Darien
Division 3
Sectional 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Frederic/Luck 4, No. 8 Unity 1
No. 7 Ladysmith 15, No. 10 Webster/Siren 0
No. 8 Neillsville/Granton 8, No. 9 St. Croix Central 1
No. 7 Stanley-Boyd 21, No. 10 Nekoosa 10
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Frederic/Luck at No. 1 Northwestern
No. 5 St. Croix Falls at No. 4 Cumberland
No. 6 Barron at No. 3 Cameron
No. 7 Ladysmith at No. 2 Spooner
No. 8 Neillsville/Granton at No. 1 Bloomer
No. 5 Stratford at No. 4 Prescott
No. 6 Durand at No. 3 Elk Mound
No. 7 Stanley-Boyd at No. 2 Altoona
Sectional 4
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Wisconsin Dells 9, No. 8 Wautoma 2
No. 7 Cedar Grove-Belgium 16, No. 10 Racine St. Catherine’s 6
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 10 Winnebago Lutheran at No. 7 North Fond du Lac
No. 9 Oostburg at No. 8 Whitefish Bay Dominican
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Wisconsin Dells at No. 1 Laconia
No. 5 Lomira at No. 4 Mayville
No. 6 Westfield at No. 3 Campbellsport
No. 5 Watertown Luther Prep at No. 4 Kettle Moraine Lutheran
No. 6 Kenosha St. Joseph at No. 3 Greendale Martin Luther
No. 7 Cedar Grove-Belgium at No. 2 Random Lake
Regional semifinals, May 25
North Fond du Lac-Winnebago Lutheran winner at No. 2 Poynette
Oostburg-Dominican winner at No. 1 Shoreland Lutheran
Sectional 2
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Wittenberg-Birnamwood 5, No. 8 Gillett/Suring 3
No. 10 Northland Pines at No. 7 Amherst
Regional semifinals, May 23
No. 3 Tomahawk 12, No. 6 Omro 0
No. 3 Southern Door 4, No. 6 New Holstein 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 9 Sturgeon Bay at No. 8 Howards Grove
No. 10 Kiel at No. 7 Manitowoc Roncalli
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Wittenberg-Birnamwood at No. 1 Oconto
No. 5 Bonduel at No. 4 Peshtigo
Amherst-Northland Pines winner at No. 2 Weyauwega-Fremont
No. 5 Valders at No. 4 Kewaunee
Regional semifinals, May 25
Sturgeon Bay-Howards Grove winner at No. 1 Brillion
Roncall-Kiel winner at No. 2 Chilton
Sectional 3
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 8 Platteville 10, No. 9 Richland Center 0
No. 7 Lancaster 8, No. 10 Prairie du Chien 7
No. 10 Clinton at No. 7 Belleville
Regional quarterfinals, May 23
No. 9 Lake Mills at No. 8 Waterloo
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 8 Platteville at No. 1 La Crosse Aquinas
No. 5 Westby at No. 4 Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau
No. 6 Viroqua at No. 3 Dodgeville
Lancaster-Prairie du Chien at No. 2 Arcadia
No. 5 Palmyra-Eagle at No. 4 Brodhead
No. 6 Lakeside Lutheran at No. 3 River Valley
Belleville-Clinton winner at No. 2 Marshall
Regional semifinals, May 25
Lake Mills-Waterloo winner at No. 1 Columbus
Division 4
Sectional 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 8 Boyceville 9, No. 9 Chetek-Weyerhaeuser 1
No. 7 Glenwood City 15, No. 10 Cornell/Lake Holcombe 0
No. 8 Cadott 24, No. 9 Spring Valley 14
No. 7 Fall Creek 15, No. 10 Edgar 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 8 Boyceville at No. 1 Phillips
No. 6 Shell Lake at No. 3 Grantsburg
Glenwood City-Cornell/Lake Holcombe winner at No. 2 Clayton/Turtle Lake
No. 8 Cadott at No. 1 Spencer
No. 5 Eau Claire Regis at No. 4 Thorp
No. 6 Colfax at No. 3 Athens
No. 7 Fall Creek at No. 2 Marathon
Regional semifinals, May 25
No. 5 Chequamegon at No. 4 Flambeau
Sectional 4
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Darlington 7, No. 8 River Ridge/Cassville 4
No. 10 Benton/Shullsburg 10, No. 7 New Glarus 3
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 9 Kenosha Christian Life at No. 8 Pardeeville
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Darlington at No. 1 Iowa-Grant
No. 5 Fennimore at No. 4 Boscobel
No. 6 Cuba City at No. 3 Mineral Point
No. 10 Benton/Shullsburg at No. 2 Wisconsin Heights
No. 5 Cambridge at No. 4 Racine Lutheran
No. 6 Lake Country Lutheran at No. 3 Deerfield
No. 7 Dodgeland at No. 2 Parkview
Regional semifinals, May 25
Kenosha Christian Life-Pardeeville winner at No. 1 Juda/Albany
Sectional 2
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Crivitz at No. 8 Crandon
No. 7 Laona/Wabeno 16, No. 10 Menominee Indian 1
Regional semifinals, May 23
No. 3 Algoma 5, No. 6 Neenah St. Mary Catholic 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 9 Stockbridge/Hilbert at No. 8 Gibraltar/Washington Island
No. 10 Sheboygan Area Lutheran at No. 7 Fond du Lac St. Mary’s Springs
Regional semifinals, May 24
Crivitz-Crandon winner at No. 1 Shiocton
No. 5 Phelps/Three Lakes at No. 4 Iola-Scandinavia
No. 6 Manawa at No. 3 Rosholt
No. 7 Laona/Wabeno at No. 2 Coleman
No. 5 Manitowoc Lutheran at No. 4 Reedsville
Regional semifinals, May 25
Stockbridge/Hilbert-Gibraltar/Washington Island winner at No. 1 Oshkosh Lourdes
St. Mary’s Springs-Sheboygan Area Lutheran winner at No. 2 Mishicot
Sectional 3
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Melrose-Mindoro 10, No. 8 Whitehall 7
No. 8 Princeton/Green Lake 17, No. 9 Wayland Academy 2
No. 7 Montello 16, No. 10 Pittsville 1
Regional semifinals, May 23
No. 2 Onalaska Luther 18, No. 7 Eleva-Strum 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Melrose-Mindoro at No. 1 Cochrane-Fountain City
No. 5 Mondovi at No. 4 Brookwood
No. 6 Osseo-Fairchild at No. 3 Independence/Gilmanton
No. 8 Princeton/Green Lake at No. 1 Horicon
No. 5 Necedah at No. 4 Tri-County
No. 6 Auburndale at No. 3 Markesan
No. 7 Montello at No. 2 Stevens Point Pacelli
Division 5
Sectional 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 8 Prentice 6, No. 9 Elmwood 5
No. 10 Rib Lake at No. 7 Clear Lake
No. 8 Mellen 17, No. 9 Bayfield 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 8 Prentice at No. 1 Chippewa Falls McDonell
No. 5 Prairie Farm at No. 4 Eau Claire Immanuel Lutheran
No. 6 Plum City at No. 3 Gilman
Clear Lake-Rib Lake winner at No. 2 Pepin/Alma
No. 8 Mellen at No. 1 Hurley
No. 5 Northwood at No. 4 Birchwood
No. 6 Solon Springs at No. 3 Bruce
No. 7 Butternut/Mercer at No. 2 Drummond
Sectional 4
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 7 Potosi 15, No. 10 Pecatonica 0
No. 8 Monticello 18, No. 9 Faith Christian 2
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 9 North Crawford at No. 8 Riverdale
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 5 Seneca at No. 4 Barneveld
No. 6 Highland at No. 3 Wauzeka-Steuben
No. 7 Potosi at No. 2 Southwestern
No. 8 Monticello at No. 1 Johnson Creek
No. 5 Burlington Catholic Central at No. 4 Argyle
No. 6 Fall River at No. 3 Black Hawk
No. 7 Hustisford at No. 2 Williams Bay
Regional semifinals, May 25
North Crawford-Riverdale at No. 1 Belmont
Sectional 2
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 9 Tigerton 17, No. 8 Florence 5
No. 7 Marion 17, No. 10 Pembine/Goodman 2
No. 9 Sevastopol 17, No. 8 Living Word Lutheran 6
No. 7 Green Bay NEW Lutheran 10, No. 10 Rio 0
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 9 Tigerton at No. 1 Wausaukee
No. 5 Bowler at No. 4 Niagara
No. 6 Elcho at No. 3 St. Thomas Aquinas/Lena
No. 7 Marion at No. 2 Gresham
No. 9 Sevastopol at No. 1 Oakfield
No. 5 Wild Rose at No. 4 Cambria-Friesland
No. 6 Randolph at No. 3 Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah
No. 7 Green Bay NEW Lutheran at No. 2 Almond-Bancroft
Sectional 3
Regional quarterfinals, May 23

No. 8 Marshfield Columbus Catholic 5, No. 9 Northland Lutheran/Wisconsin Valley Lutheran 1
No. 10 Owen-Withee at No. 7 Port Edwards
Regional semifinals, May 23
No. 3 Greenwood 16, No. 6 Wausau Newman Catholic 1
Regional quarterfinals, May 24
No. 9 Royall at No. 8 Wonewoc-Center
No. 11 Kickapoo at No. 6 Hillsboro
No. 10 Weston at No. 7 La Farge
Regional semifinals, May 24
No. 8 Marshfield Columbus Catholic at No. 1 Wisconsin Rapids Assumption
No. 5 Loyal at No. 4 Augusta
Port Edwards-Owen-Withee winner at No. 2 Blair-Taylor
No. 5 New Lisbon at No. 4 Cashton
Regional semifinals, May 25
Royall-Wonewoc-Center winner at No. 1 De Soto
Hillsboro-Kickapoo winner at No. 3 Ithaca
La Farge-Weston winner at No. 2 Bangor

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Columbus Catholic softball loses at Gilman

Posted on 16 May 2017 by paul

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GILMAN – Gilman scored nine runs in the third inning to pull away and defeat Marshfield Columbus Catholic 12-2 in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division softball game Tuesday.

Gilman led 3-2 before the third-inning explosion. The game ended after five innings due to the 10-run rule.

Gilman is now 9-6 overall and 5-5 in the Cloverbelt East, while the Dons fall to 4-10 and 2-9 in the conference.

The Dons host conference champion Spencer on Thursday and Owen-Withee for a doubleheader on Friday to finish off their Cloverbelt East schedule.

Two Columbus pitchers combined for nine walks and three hit-batters in four innings. The Pirates scored their 12 runs off only five hits, including two from Amanda Wisocky.

Maren Seefluth had two hits and an RBI for the Dons.

Pirates 12, Dons 2
Columbus Catholic 110 00 – 2 4 2
Gilman 219 1x – 12 5 1
WP:
Kasee Burton. LP: Sierra Litwaitis.
SO: Litwaitis (2 1/3 inn.) 1, Ella Schultz (1 2/3 inn.) 2; Burton 7. BB: Litwaitis 6, Schultz 3; Burton 2.
Top hitters: CC, Maren Seefluth 2×3, RBI; Addison Baierl 2B. G, Amanda Wisocky 2×3, RBI; Taylor Hendricks, 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBIs.
Records: Columbus Catholic 4-10, 2-9 Cloverbelt East; Gilman 9-6, 5-5 Cloverbelt East.

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Columbus Catholic softball splits two at Royal Rumble

Posted on 13 May 2017 by paul

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WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic softball team split a pair of games at the Wisconsin Rapids Assumption Royal Rumble on Saturday.

The Dons lost to Rosholt 7-3 and rebounded with an 11-9 victory over Barneveld. Columbus is now 4-9 this season.

In the win over Barneveld, Maren Seefluth hit for the cycle, going 4-for-5 with a single, double, triple and two –run home run. She finished with four RBIs.

Ella Schultz earned the win for the Dons, striking out four in four innings.

Columbus plays at Gilman on Tuesday.

Hornets 7, Dons 3
Columbus Catholic 000 210 0 – 3 4 2
Rosholt 003 022 x – 7 8 4
WP:
Emily Rink. LP: Sierra Litwaitis.
SO: Litwaitis 1; Rink 7. BB: Litwaitis 3; Rink 1.
Top hitters: CC, Ella Schultz run; Holly Dean run; Emily Nemitz run. R, Mackenzie Glodowski 3×4, 2B, 2 RBIs; Rink 2×4.
Records: Rosholt 10-5; Columbus Catholic 3-9.

Dons 11, Eagles 9
Columbus Catholic 220 304 0 – 11 11 4
Barneveld 100 026 0 – 9 6 2
WP:
Ella Schultz. LP: Kyla Ihm.
SO: Schultz (4 inn.) 4, Addison Baierl (1 1/3 inn.) 1, Litwaitis (1 2/3 inn.) 0; Ihm (5 inn.) 3, Nikk Leahy (2 inn.) 0. BB: Schultz 1, Baierl 3, Litwaitis 1; Ihm 0, Leahy 3.
Top hitters: CC, Maren Seefluth 4×5, 2B, 3B, HR, 4 RBIs; Baierl 2×4, 2 runs; Brooke Neider 2B. B, Brooklyn Hogan 2×3, 2 runs, 3 RBIs.
Records: Barneveld 5-4; Columbus Catholic 4-9.

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Columbus Catholic softball loses at home to Greenwood

Posted on 12 May 2017 by paul

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MARSHFIELD – Greenwood took advantage of seven walks and six Marshfield Columbus Catholic errors to beat the Dons 17-1 in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division softball game Friday at the Marshfield Fairgrounds.

Greenwood scored multiple runs in all four innings of the game, which was called due to the 15-run rule.

Sophia Mauney had the Dons’ lone RBI.

Columbus Catholic drops to 3-8 and 2-8 in the Cloverbelt East, while Greenwood moves to 13-6 and 9-2 in conference play.

Columbus will play at the Wisconsin Rapids Assumption Tournament on Saturday.

Indians 17, Dons 1
Greenwood 263 6 – 17 7 0
Columbus Catholic 000 1 – 1 4 6
WP:
Kaylee Learman. LP: Ella Schultz.
SO: Learman (2 inn.) 3, Amanda Bogdonovich (2 inn.) 2; Schultz 2, Sophia Mauney 0. BB: Learman 0, Bogdonovich 2; Schultz 4, Mauney 3.
Top hitters: G, Bogdonovich 2×2, 4 RBIs; Learman HR, 2 RBIs; Schmitz 2B. C, Mauney RBI.
Records: Greenwood 13-6, 9-2 Cloverbelt East; Columbus Catholic 3-8, 2-8 Cloverbelt East.

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Columbus Catholic softball cracks win column in Cloverbelt East with sweep of Colby

Posted on 09 May 2017 by paul

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COLBY – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic softball won its first two Cloverbelt Conference East Division games of the season as it swept a doubleheader at Colby High School on Tuesday.

The Dons won 10-4 and 11-10 to improve to 3-7 overall and 2-7 in the Cloverbelt East. Colby remains winless, falling to 0-9 and 0-8 in conference play.

In Game 1, Sierra Litwaitis threw a complete game for the Dons, striking out three and walking three. She also had a double and an RBI at the plate.

Maren Seefluth had a single, a double, and three RBIs, and Addison Baierl added a double and a single for the Dons, who had eight hits in all.

Litwaitis smacked a two-run home run in the fifth inning of the second game to give the Dons the two-run lead. She finished off the game on the mound to earn the victory in both contests. She also added a triple in the game and finished with four RBIs.

Seefluth had a single, a double, and a triple, and Ella Schultz added a pair of hits in the victory for the Dons.

Columbus hosts Greenwood on Friday.

Game 1
Dons 10, Hornets 4
Columbus Catholic 310 420 0 – 10 8 3
Colby 002 200 0 – 4 5 1
WP:
Sierra Litwaitis. LP: Hanson.
SO: Litwaitis 3; Hanson 6. BB: Litwaitis 3; Hanson 4.
Top hitters: CC, Maren Seefluth 2×2, 2B, 3 RBIs; Addison Baierl 2×2, 2B; Litwaitis 2B, RBI. COLBY, Underwood 3B, RBI.

Game 2
Dons 11, Hornets 10
Colby 260 011 0 – 10 2 4
Columbus Catholic 202 340 x – 11 11 5
WP:
Litwaitis. LP: Derrico.
SO: Derrico 1; Baierl (1 inn.) 1, Ella Schultz (3 inn.) 2, Litwaitis (3 inn.) 1. BB: Derrico 4; Baierl 3, Schultz 5, Litwaitis 1.
Top hitters: COLBY, Underwood 2 runs. CC, Seefluth 3×4, 2B, 3B; Schultz 2×4; Litwaitis 2×2, 3B, HR, 4 RBIs.
Records: Columbus Catholic 3-7, 2-7 Cloverbelt East; Colby 0-9, 0-7 Cloverbelt East.

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