Yellowjackets Drop Two to Visiting Warhawks

By KBJR News 1

April 28, 2012 Updated Apr 29, 2012 at 2:22 PM CDT

Superior, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The UW-Superior softball team fell further out of the playoff picture in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) on Saturday, falling 3-2 and 9-1 to UW-Whitewater.

Superior native Amanda Le Bard pitched a complete game in the first contest, striking out six across seven innings.

A fellow former Spartan, Ashlee Olson, led the Yellowjackets offensively in game two with two hits and a run scored.

UW-Superior is now (11-19) overall and (4-10) in conference play with two games remaining. Those will be played April 29 against UW-Oshkosh, with first pitch set for 12:00 p.m.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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