Tiger Softball team won game 2 over Newton 16-11 after falling in game 1 3-2. The highlight in game 1 was a 2 run HR by sophomore Hannah Behrens and a strong pitching performance by Behrens and freshman Meredith McKnight.
In game 2, the Tigers notched their first victory over the Cardinals since 2009. The Tigers were led by Behrens again at the plate going 3-5 with a double and 4 RBI’s, Meg Doty was 2-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored and Kate Kriegel was 1-1 with a triple and 4 walks.
Meredith McKnight got the win in the circle and Behrens got the save.
The Tigers are home on Thursday in JV/V tilt with North Mahaska at 5:30/7:30.