By PATRICK SLACK
Eagle Valley outlasted visiting Royalton in a nine-inning slugfest, Thursday, prevailing 13-12.
Senior Allison Popp and junior Kalee Petron had two doubles and a single and combined to score six runs for Royalton.
Sophomore Jacquline Nichols doubled twice, drove in five and scored three runs.
Royalton hosts Swanville, Tuesday.
Eagle Valley 13
Royalton—Allison Popp: 3-5, 2-2B, 4-R; Kalee Petron: 3-4, 2-2B, 2-R; Jacquline Nichols: 2-4, 2-2B, 5-RBI, 3-R.