Softball: Cougars win in Wisconsin
Piecing together 13 hits, Zumbrota-Mazeppa scored five runs over the final three innings to beat Rice Lake (Wis.) 6-3 in the first round of the Woodside Sports Complex Spring High School Challenge tournament Friday in Mauston, Wis.
Rachel Mensink went 2-for-3 for the Cougars with a solo home run and a triple. Kaitlen Buck was 2-for-3 with a triple and two runs scored, and Tayler Mort went 3-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored.
Morgan Olson picked up the win with four strikeouts in seven innings while collecting two hits, including a double, and two runs.
Z-M plays a pair of games Saturday, taking on Clintonville (Wis.) at 10 a.m. before wrapping up the tournament at 2 p.m. against Edgerton (Wis.).