Rochester Minnesota - Grand View traveled to Winona State on Tuesday to open their 2017 season. The Vikings split the 2 game series winning the first game 4-0 but losing the second game 5-2.
Grand View shut out the Wazoo's in the first game with a strong performance from Claudia Farrell (JR/Des Moines, Iowa) on the mound. Farrell pitched 7 scoreless innings with 5 strikeouts and only 2 walks. Grand View was lead by Kate Crow (JR/Ames, Iowa) who had a strong performance at the plate going 3-4 with a RBI along with Maddie Thilges (FR/Johnston, IA) who went 2-3 with 2 RBI's.
The second game didn't go as planned as the Grand View Vikings fell 5-2 to the Wazoo's. Maddie Thilges went 1-3 with an RBI and Mackenzie Lose (FR/Carlisle, IA) went 1-2 with an RBI but could not match Winona State's total of 5 runs scored.
The Grand View Vikings are in action Friday, February 17th, against Oklahoma Wesleyan in Bartlesville, Oklahoma in a double header starting at 2 PM.
Grand View also plays another double-header against Oklahoma Wesleyan on Saturday February 18th starting at 11 Am.
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