Maggie Carrier went the distance and went 4 for 4 at the plate with five runs scored and two RBI in leading the Nevis fastpitch softball team to a 23-3 five-inning victory over Red Lake in the season opener at Nevis on Thursday, April 22.
Maddy Brakke (3 for 5, five runs), Emily Funk (3 for 5, two runs), Molly Lindow (1 for 4, four runs), Sonja Habedank (two runs), Olivia Harris (1 for 3), Cassie Rice (1 for 2), Caitlyn Stute (1 for 1), Paradise Johnson (1 for 1), Lyra Luebert (one run) and Neveah Hollingsworgh (one run) also aided Nevis’ 15-hit attack.
Carrier allowed six hits and struck out five for the Tigers, who scored three runs in the first and third innings, seven runs in the second, and 10 runs in the fourth.
Blackduck defeated the Tigers 20-3 in five innings at Nevis on Friday, April 23.
Carrier went 2 for 3 with a run scored, Brakke went 1 for 3 with a run scored and Harris scored a run to lead the Tigers, who were held to three hits in the loss.