ALTA-AURELIA DENIED TRIP TO STATE

Alta-Aurelia’s Alicia Turnquist tries to stay on the base after being tagged

by Hinton’s Shelbie Young during a stolen base attempt in their regional

game last Friday at Alta. Turnquist was out. TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Warriors fall to No. 10 Central Springs, 5-1

The way Hannah Ausenhus was pitching, Anna Dietrich’s two-run home run looked like it was going to be enough.

And it was.

Dietrich hit a home run to give Central Springs an early 3-0 lead and the 10th-ranked Panthers went on to defeat Alta-Aurelia 5-1 in a Class 2A regional final game on Monday night at Manly.

Central Springs advanced to the state tournament for the third year in a row.

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