HULL - The young Cherokee Washington High softball squad was blanked 10-0 in six innings by a talented Hull Western Christian Wolfpack in Lakes Conference action here Monday night.
Autumn Shaefer led the Cherokee bats with a 2-3 outing. The closest the WHS gals came to scoring was in the fifth inning when Amanda Kohn led off with a single and advanced to to third on two consecutive groundouts, before a third groundout ended the threat.
Horstman got the pitching win for HWC, limiting Cherokee to seven scattered hits and striking out nine. Kooiker and Heyron were each 2-3 for the Wolfpack, with Kooiker totaling three RBI, and Heyron scoring three runs.
Cherokee plays in the Le Mars Invitational Tournament Thursday and Friday and at Sheldon Monday night.