Bulldogs get first win [UPDATED]Published 10:39am Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Updated 10:41am Tuesday, April 30, 2013
BATTLE LAKE — The Otter Tail Central Softball team opened their home season Monday as they defeated the visiting Browerville Tigers 6-2.
The Bulldogs were able to gain an early lead as Monica Rice knocked in two on a triple. OTC would add another run to take a 3-0 lead.
The Tigers couldn’t gain any ground for most of the game as the Bulldogs scored once in the fourth and twice in the fifth. Browerville finally cashed in with two runs in the seventh, but the damage had already been done.
Rice led the OTC hitters with two hits and two RBI, while Casey Haugdahl had two hits.
Emily Marso went the distance for OTC and recorded seven strikeouts.
The Bulldogs move to 1-2 on the year and will travel to take on Bertha-Hewitt in a double-header Thursday beginning at 4 p.m.
OTC 6, Browerville 2
R H E
BRO 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7 1
OTC 0 3 0 1 2 0 x 6 9 1
WP: Emily Marso
LP: Quinn Kircher