SL freshman end season with slugfest loss to Emmetsburg

The Storm Lake freshman softball team concluded its season by falling to Emmetsburg 16-13.

The Tornadoes had nine hits, led by Kimmee Panthavong with two. Ellie Scully, Holly Dierenfield, Jadyn Rydberg, Sandy Thammavongsa, Emma Oehler, Katrin Mussel and Alazay Banuelos each had one hit.

Storm Lake was aided by 11 walks, but struck out eight times. The Tornadoes struggled to make adjustments to the unique playing field and committed seven errors.

Dierenfield was the losing pitcher. She allowed 14 hits, walked one and struck out four.

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