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Blossoms get past WEM to win 11th straight

The Blooming Prairie softball team picked up its 11th straight win when it topped Waterville-Elsyian-Morristown (10-6 overall, 4-4 Gopher) 7-6 in eight innings on the road Thursday.

The Awesome Blossoms (12-2 overall, 8-1 Gopher) took a 7-4 lead in the top of the seventh inning when Maya Lembke knocked in two runs and Julia Worke knocked in a run. WEM was able to score two runs in the bottom of the eighth, but its rally came up one run short.

BP pitching: Riauna Bishop 6 IP, 7 H, 3 BB, 4 R, 6 K; McKenna Hein (W) 2 IP, 2 R

BP hitting: Linnea Sunde, 1-for-4, SB; Elly Struck, 2-for-4, 2 R; Bria 3-for-4, double, 2 R; Maya Lembke, 1-for-4, 2 RBIs, 2 R; McKenna Hein, R; Julia Works, 1-for-3, 2 RBIs; Bishop, 1-for-3