Rasmussen homers in loss for Packer softball team

Published 8:46 pm Friday, May 6, 2016

The Austin softball team lost 4-2 at No.7 Mankato East (9-3 overall) Friday.

The Packers (4-9 overall) allowed four unearned runs in the fourth inning. Austin sophomore Hannah Rasmussen had a solo homer and she pitched four scoreless innings in the loss.

“We had are our chances,” Austin head coach Al Eckmann said. “We took on the top team and we played with them.”

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Austin pitching: Tori Gardner (L) 2 IP, 6 H, 1 BB, 4 R, 0 ER, 1 K; Hannah Rasmussen, 4 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 3 K

Austin hitting: Shayley Vesel, 2-for-3; Kelsey Sederquest, 2-for-3, RBI; Jaidyn Bastian, 1-for-3; Rasmussen, 1-for-2, HR, RBI