FBA downs Blooming Prairie softball team in semifinals

Published 8:54 pm Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The No. 3 Blooming Prairie softball team lost 4-2 at No. 2 Faribault Bethlehem Academy (15-6 overall) in a Section 1A West semifinal in Faribault Wednesday.

BP (8-13 overall) had runners at the corners with one out in the top of the seventh, but it wasn’t able to knock a run in.

McKenna Hein had a two-run single for the Awesome Blossoms to make it a 3-2 game in the fourth.

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BP will now take on No. 4-seeded Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton in an elimination game in Todd Park 2:30 p.m. Friday.

BP pitching: Elly Strunk (L) 6 IP, 6 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 7 K

BP hitting: Taylor Christianson, 1-for-3; Bria Baldwin, 1-for-3, double; Strunk, 1-for-3; Allison Krohnberg, R, SB; McKenna Hein, 2-for-2, double, 2 RBIs; Maya Lembke, 1-for-3