Newell-Fonda bests Ridge View in pitcher’s duel

Newell-Fonda’s Bailey Sievers is tagged out by Ridge View shortstop

Kinzey Dutler while attempting to steal second base during their

nonconference game on Monday night in Fonda.

Olivia Larsen and Emerson Else were locked into a classic pitcher’s duel.

With neither pitcher giving in through the first five innings, Class 1A No. 3-ranked Newell-Fonda broke through with two runs in the bottom of the sixth and the Mustangs held on for a 2-0 win over Ridge View on Monday at Fonda.

The Mustangs scored their  two runs on a throwing error and an RBI single by pinch-hitter Maggie Walker.

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