Softball: Blossoms grab 7th straight win

Published 9:13 pm Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The Blooming Prairie softball team picked up its seventh win in a row as it topped Kenyon-Wanamingo (2-8 overall) 2-1 in eight innings on the road Tuesday.

BP (8-2 overall) tied the game at 1-1 when Maya Lembke drove in a run in the sixth and Emma Christianson hit a sacrifice fly to give the Awesome Blossoms the lead for good in the eighth.

Elly Strunk struck out 17 to get the win in the circle for BP.

BP pitching: Elly Strunk (W) 7 IP, 1 H, 7 BB, 1 R, 17 K

BP hitting: Linnea Sunde, 3-for-4, 4 SB; Strunk, 2-for-4; Bria Baldwin, 1-for-4; Maya Lembke, 2-for-4, RBI, SB; Emma Christianson, 1-for-3, RBI; Julia Worke, 1-for-4, SB; Marti Snider, 2-for-3