AURELIA - The Aurelia girls lost to Schaller-Crestland in a season-opening Northwest Conference softball game played here on June 2nd.
Erin Laursen went the distance on the mound for coach Jason Heeren's Bulldogs, striking out three, walking one, and allowing six hits.
First baseman Heather Ballantyne drove in the Bulldog runs with a two-run triple, and Courtney Bruce and Laursen each had one hit.
Rounding third -
Aurelia freshman Courtney Bruce heads to third base in June 2nd action at Aurelia. Photo by Dan Whitney.
Coach Heeren said, "Erin pitched a nice ball game. We have to make our routine plays and give her some run support. Heather came through with a nice triple to right field to score two runs."
Moments later, Bruce was called out at the plate to end the Bulldogs' game with Schaller-Crestland. Photo by Dan Whitney