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Tayler Mort makes a lunging catch for Zumbrota-Mazeppa during Monday's matchup with Winona Cotter in Zumbrota. The Cougars won 11-6. Photo by Chris Harrell

Softball: Power surge propels Cougars to victory

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ZUMBROTA - Zumbrota-Mazeppa is a power-hitting team.

Exhibit A: Three home runs in the second inning. Exhibit B: A game-changing grand slam by No. 9-hitter Rachel Mensink in the bottom of the sixth inning.


The Cougars scored nine of their 11 runs via the home run Monday in an 11-6 victory against Winona Cotter.

"It's kind of nice when your No. 9 hitter can step up and change the game in one swing of the bat," Z-M head coach Kevin Nelson said.

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Chris Harrell
Chris Harrell is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he interned at the St. Paul Pioneer Press and The Daily Caller in Washington, D.C. For updates on local sports, follow Chris on Twitter at @RECHarrell.
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