May 24, 2009
Hunters stay alive in section tourney
Duluth Denfeld went 2-1 at the Section 7AAA Elite
8 Double Elimination tourney Saturday in St. Francis, Minn., and
remains in the hunt for a section title.
The Hunters defeated Anoka 7-6 in nine innings,
fell 3-1 to St. Francis and beat Duluth Central 1-0 in nine innings.
Katherine Andreiko and Jessica Havron drove in
the game-winning runs in the first and third games, respectively.
Pitcher Laura Bellamy collected 23 strikeouts in the three games.
Duluth Denfeld (17-6) will play Anoka (13-10)
in an elimination game Wednesday at noon in St. Francis. The winner
will play either St. Francis (16-6) or Forest Lake (12-9) at 4 p.m.
An if-necessary game would be played Thursday.
Duluth Central and Grand Rapids were eliminated.