Softball: Rocheleau collects four hits, scores winning run as Pierz edges Milaca in nine innings
By PATRICK SLACK
Junior Michaela Rocheleau went 4-for-4 and scored the winning run as Pierz pulled out its second extra-inning, walk-off win in a row 4-3 against Milaca, Tuesday.
Two of Rocheleau’s hits went for doubles and she also collected an RBI and a run.
Junior Megan Boser finished the night 3-for-4 with a double and a run, sophomore Lynn Funk picked up two RBIs and sophomore Tiara Hopkins doubled and scored.
Junior Elizabeth Tomala went the distance on the mound, allowing only two earned runs on seven hits while striking out eight.
Tomala also drove in Rocheleau with a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth.
Pierz plays a doubleheader at Maple Lake, Thursday.
Milaca 3 7 1
Pierz 4 11 3
Pierz—Michaela Rocheleau: 4-4, 2-2B, RBI, R; Megan Boser: 3-4, 2B, R; Lynn Funk: 2-RBI; Tiara Hopkins: 2B, R; WP-Elizabeth Tomala: 9-IP, 3-R, 2-ER, 7-H, 4-BB, 8-K.