Donahue strikes out six, scores game’s only run
By Paul Lecker
WAUSAU — Megan Donahue pitched a six-hit shutout as the Marshfield softball team survived a 1-0 victory at Wausau West on Thursday.
Donahue did not walk a batter and struck out six in the victory. She also had a pair of hits, including a double, and scored the only run of the game, driven in on a single by Rhiannon Corozolla in the fourth inning.
Marshfield is now 14-5 overall and 7-3 in the Wisconsin Valley Conference. The Tigers play a doubleheader at Wausau East on Friday to finish its WVC schedule. With a sweep, Marshfield would tie D.C. Everest for second place in the conference standings.
Wausau West drops to 8-13 and finishes 4-8 in the WVC.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 1, Warriors 0
Marshfield 000 100 0 – 1 6 0
Wausau West 000 000 0 – 0 6 0
WP: Megan Donahue. LP: Shaelyn Talley.
SO: Donahue 6; Talley 3. BB: Donahue 0; Talley 1.
Top hitters: M, Donahue 2×3, 2B, run; Rhiannon Corozolla 2×3, RBI. WW, Olivia Mrotek 2×3; Taylor Treu 2×3.
Records: Marshfield 14-5, 7-3 Wisconsin Valley Conference; Wausau West 8-13, 4-8 WVC.