Austin U16 team takes 1 of 2

Published 7:58 am Monday, June 19, 2017

The Austin U16 softball team split a pair of games Saturday during the Twister Tournament at Todd Park.

The team lost it’s opening game, 7-0 to the River City Rage.

Austin recorded just three hits with Halie Retterath notching a single and a double while Hannah McMasters a single.

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Tori Gardner took the loss.

Hannah Rasmussen slaps for a hit.

Austin stormed back in the second game, however, defeating the St. Charles Gamblers 6-0.  They tallied three runs in the first with another run in the second and two more in the third.

Retterath added two more hits and McMasters and Jordyn McCormack each had a hit as well, McMasters being a triple.

Hannah Rasmussen got the win in the circle.

Jenna Braaten breaks for second on a stolen base attempt.