ACC softball wins big vs. Mott

News Photo by James Andersen ACC's Riley Alexander swings at a pitch during a recent softball game.

ALPENA–The Alpena Community College softball team continued to roll on Friday, topping Mott 9-1 and 17-5 in a pair of five-inning victories.

The wins give the Lumberjacks (13-18) five consecutive victories and eight in their last 10 games.

ACC used a five-run fourth inning to power by the Bears in Game 1.

Jade Schultz went the distance on the mound, allowing a run on seven hits with six strikeouts.

Riley Alexander had two hits for Alpena, including a home run and Paige Wooden had three hits. Wooden and Brooke Ciarkowski each had a pair of RBI and Ciarkowski had a triple.

ACC built a 7-2 lead after one inning in Game 2 and never looked back. Schultz and Lily Lewis shared pitching duties for the Lumberjacks.

Aubree Sheldon had two hits for ACC, including a home run and five RBI; Ciarkowski had a hit, two RBI and scored four runs; Linnea Hentkowski had two hits and three RBI; Schultz, Kayla Metty and Mollie Girard each had two hits and an RBI.

ACC plays at Mott Saturday at 1 and 3 p.m. The Lumberjacks will play at Schoolcraft on Sunday at noon and 2 p.m.


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