CWS Sports Desk
May 21, 2019
Almond– The Newman Cardinals played spoiler on Tuesday in WIAA regional softball action as they knocked off #1 seed Almond-Bancroft 10-9.
Kaitlyn Kalafice hit a home run and Stevie Samuels went 3-4 with a double to lead Newman’s offensive attack.
Lauren Nowisky had two hits for the Cardinals.
Samuels earned the win, going seven innings.
Newman took a 2-1 lead in the first inning, but the Eagles stormed back. Newman held a two-run advantage going in to the final frame. Almond-Bancroft plated one run in the bottom of the seventh, but would get no closer.
Newman will face Columbus Catholic on Thursday.