Women’s fastpitch roundup
Mel Baker recorded a game-winning double to score Grace Laitila and Diane Mattila to give Mattila Rock and Dock an 11-10 win over Northern Michigan Land Brokers Wednesday in the women’s fastpitch league.
Baker also earned the win on the mound with nine strikeouts.
Northern Michigan Land Brokers used a five-run fifth inning to take a 9-8 lead, and would eventually go up 10-9 when Kelsey Pietila drove in Laura Berg.
But it was Baker’s walk-off double that secured the win for Mattila.
Laitila finished with a double and a single, while Darla Mensch had a single and a triple, and Amanda Mattila added two doubles.
For Northern Michigan Land Brokers, Hannah Hill recorded two singles, and Beth Tormanen had two doubles.
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Sally Heinonen’s base hit to score Kim Aho from second gave Superior National Bank a 3-2 win over Auto Pro Glass and Tire Wednesday in the women’s fastpitch league.
Rosalie Anderson earned the win with 12 strikeouts and four walks.
In the top of the first inning, Sarah Audette stole second, third and home after reaching on a walk for a 1-0 lead for Auto Pro.
SNB took a 2-1 lead on Adena Anderson’s two-run RBI single to score Amanda Hermanson and Larissa Anderson.
Auto Pro tied the game in the top of the final inning on an RBI single from Taylor Shepeard to score Morgan Peters to tie it at 2 before Heinonen’s game-winning hit.
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The Copper Country Women’s Fastpitch league will be hosting it’s annual All-Star game on Friday in Chassell at 7 p.m.
Here are the rosters for this year’s teams.
1st Baseline Team:
Rosalie Anderson (Superior National Bank)
Erin Gast (Auto Pro Glass & Tire)
Larissa Anderson (Superior National Bank)
Grace Laitala (Mattila Rock & Dock)
Jada Riutta (Calumet Golf Club/Loading Zone)
McKenzie LePage (Calumet Golf Club/Loading Zone)
Harlee Froberg (Frank A. Douglass Agency)
Janie Berg (Northern Michigan Land Brokers)
Kyleigh Audette (Auto Pro Glass & Tire)
Ally Spence (Campioni True Value)
3rd Baseline Team:
Hannah Hill (Northern Michigan Land Brokers)
Mackenzie Brunet (Auto Pro Glass & Tire)
Alexa Johnson (Superior National Bank)
Darla Mensch (Mattila Rock & Dock)
Marti Jahfetson (Mattila Rock & Dock)
Bailey Froberg (Frank A. Douglass Agency)
Elli Djerf (Calumet Golf Club/Loading Zone)
Andrea L’Esperance (Northern Michigan Land Brokers)
Laura Lyons (Campioni True Value)
Emily Erkkila (Campioni True Value)