Dragons cap 8-2 conference slate
The Adrian baseball team capped a second-place effort in the Red Rock Conference by defeating Heron Lake-Okabena 3-2 in Adrian.
Adrian trailed 2-1 after two and one-half innings of play, but the Dragons tied the game in the bottom of the third before producing the decisive run with a sacrifice fly from Ryan Wieneke in the bottom of the sixth.
Landon Rogers (one and two-thirds innings with four strike outs) nailed down the pitching win in relief of Alex Loosbrock (five and one-third innings and 10 strikeouts).
Mitchell Wagner slapped an RBI double for the Dragons.
Adrian Area posts second RRC conquest
The Adrian Area softball team secured its second Red Rock Conference win of the season when it upended Heron Lake-Okabena 12-9 in Okabena.
The scored was tied at seven after four innings of play, but the Dragons outscored the Wildcats 5-2 the rest of the to clinch their third win of the year.
Madison Nieuenberg (one RBI) led AA with three hits, while Autumn Grussing (three RBIs), Morgan Dreesen (one RBI) and Maritza Beltran slapped two hits each.
Devin Dreesen (two runs in three and one-third innings) earned the pitching win in relief of Avery Balster (seven runs in three and two-thirds innings).