Wildcat girls fall to Garrigan, 5-1
Humboldt's varsity softball team suffered their first loss of the season at home Monday night (June 2) in a 5-1 setback to Algona Bishop Garrigan in a North Central Conference opener for the Wildcats. A 4-run second inning powered Garrigan. Kelsey Peters had 2 hits, including a double, to lead Humboldt's five-hit attack. Avery Terwilliger took the loss pitching, allowing 11 hits and seven strikeouts.
Humboldt improved their season record to 3-0 by whipping Garner-Hayfield/Ventura, 14-1 in four innings on May 30 in Garner. The Wildcats totaled 9 hits at the plate to back the 4-hit pitching of Avery Terwilliger, who struck out six.
Humboldt moved to 2-0 by stopping Manson-Northwest Webster, 8-1 Thursday night in Manson. Avery Terwilliger pitched a two-hitter for the Wildcats and Lauren Friesth went 3-for-4 at bat with 2 RBI and three runs. Kelsey Peters homered for Humboldt's 11-hit attack.
The Wildcats play at Hampton on Wednesday, June 4, and host Clear Lake on June 5. They host Eagle Grove on June 6 and Cherokee and Mason City on Saturday morning at 10 a.m.
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