By PATRICK SLACK
Holdingford scored five runs in the first inning and junior Alyssa Ohman didn’t allow Pierz to get any closer, Monday.
Ohman tossed a one-hit shutout and struck out nine to lead the Huskers to an 8-0 victory.
Senior Katelyn Butkowski and junior Haley Huls each doubled for Holdingford.
Sophomore Tiara Hopkins hit a double for the Pioneers’ lone hit.
Pierz hosts a doubleheader against Rockford Area and Holdingford hosts a doubleheader against Maple Lake, Tuesday.
Pierz 0 1 1
Holdingford 8 4 2
Pierz—Tiara Hopkins: 1-2, 2B.
Holdingford—Haley Huls: 1-4, 2B, R; Katelyn Butkowski: 2B; WP-Alyssa Ohman: 7-IP, 0-R, 1-H, 1-BB, 9-K.