Softball Roundup: Solon Pushes Win Streak to 11 With Sweep of Maquoketa


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Solon picked up its second sweep of a WAMAC East Division opponent in 24 hours on Tuesday winning a pair of games in Maquoketa to push its winning streak to 11.

Class 3A No. 10 Solon downed Maquoketa 12-8 in the opener and completed the sweep with an 8-0 win in the nightcap.

Skylar Stookey homered twice in the doubleheader as Solon improved to 22-5 and 9-2 in WAMAC East Division play.

Regina Drops Non-conference Contest at Washington

Regina managed just four hits in a 3-0 loss to Washington in a non-conference contest in Washington on Tuesday.

Class 2A eighth-ranked Regina dropped to 17-14 on the season with its third consecutive loss while Washington improved to 12-19.

Katie Bracken too the loss for Regina allowing three runs, one earned, on five hits while striking out three.

Bracken had a double while Jess Hunter, Paisley Gardner and Lauren Marth each had a hit for the Regals.

Regina          000  000  0  –  0  4

Washington   000  003  0  –  3  5

L – Katie Bracken

2B – ICR: Katie Bracken

City High Drops Two at Fifth-ranked CR Jefferson

Class 5A fifth-ranked Cedar Rapids Jefferson swept City High in a Mississippi Valley Conference doubleheader on Tuesday in Cedar Rapids.

The J-Hawks won the opener 2-1 in eight innings and took the nightcap 9-2 to improve to 27-5 on the season and 16-4 in MVC play.

City High dropped to 19-15 on the year and 14-8 in MVC contests.

Carey Koenig homered in the opener for City High.