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HALE SOFTBALL

Abby Muelrath tossed a six-hit shutout and Amy Schmidt brought home four runs to help the Huskies top Sheboygan South, 5-0, on April 17.

Muelrath struck out six and did not issue a walk in helping the Huskies improve to 3-1 in the young and weather-interrupted season. Hale lost its opener by one run and has since outscored its foes by a combined 22-5.

Schmidt went 2-for-3 with a double and triple, collecting the four runs batted in; Linda Hensel was 2-for-3 with one RBI and Lexi Hess was also 2-for-3 for the Huskies, who scored two runs in the fourth inning and three in the fifth to take command.

Hale returned to Greater Metro Conference play this week and will meet rival West Allis Central at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at Dorrow Field and Brookfield East at 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, at East.

WHITNALL SOFTBALL

The Falcons belted four home runs and had four players with at least two runs batted in during a 14-1 romp over Wilmot on April 19.

Nadalia Haita was 2-for-2 with a pair of home runs and drove in three runs, Emily LaMonte went 3-for-3 with a pair of doubles and a home run for four RBIs, Sierra Grubor was 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs and Lara Stachowski 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs.

Stachowski was also the winning pitcher, allowing six hits with five strikeouts and one walk.

The Falcons moved to 3-0 on the season and are slated to play seven games this week, highlighted by a Woodland Conference showdown with Greenfield at 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, at home.

WHITNALL TENNIS

Stepping out of Woodland Conference play, the Falcons blanked Milwaukee King, 7-0, in a dual meet on April 18.

Winning were Jason Dundas at first singles (6-0, 6-0), Mike Rumage at second singles (6-1, 6-0), Jack Stemper at third singles (6-0, 6-0), Even Steck at fourth singles (6-0, 6-0), Joe Remschak and Matt Paprocki at first doubles (6-0, 7-5), Logan Luedtke and Aaron Durler at second doubles (6-4, 6-3) and Mike Hanke and Nick Sullivan at third doubles (6-1, 6-2).

Earlier this season, the Falcons won the Muskego Invitational with three dual-meet victories and downed Cudahy and South Milwaukee by 7-0 scores in Woodland action.

CENTRAL SOFTBALL

Brittany White singled in the winning run for the Bulldogs in a 12-11 triumph over Waukesha South in a tournament at Racine on April 22.

Central trailed 11-10 going into the bottom of the seventh, but Jo Kassa led off with a triple and scored on a single by Arianna Brunner. Later, Brunner came home on the hit from White.

Kassa finished 5-for-5 with two runs batted in, White was 3-for-4 with three RBIs, Brunner 2-for-5 with two RBIs and Emma Levra 2-for-3. White pitched the complete-game victory.

Central fell to Racine Park, 28-11, and Racine Horlick, 14-4.

Against Park, Kassa went 3-for-4, including her first high school home run, and drove in three runs. Alexis Olson was 1-for-2 with two RBIs and Makayla Molleson and Karley Vega each had two hits.

Against Horlick, Kassa went 3-for-3 to finish 11-for-12 for the tournament with three triples, one home run and seven RBIs.

"She is a special hitter; you can't even tell she is a freshman," coach Peter Nycz said. "It is a pleasure to watch her hit every game."

On April 12, Central downed St. Francis, 29-15, behind six RBIs from Kassa and five RBIs from Molleson.

GREENFIELD SOCCER

The Hustlin' Hawks dropped three games in the Lake Geneva Badger Tournament on April 22.

They fell to Badger, 3-0; to Racine St. Catherine's, 5-0; and to Waukesha South, 2-0.

"I am most pleased with the heart and effort everyone played with," coach Peter Knebel said. "We continue to move in the right direction, putting more and more minutes of quality soccer together. We are getting better each day."

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