4/12 local digest
VCHS baseball loses
The Valley City State University baseball team lost a double header Tuesday at home to West Fargo.
The Hi-Liners lost 16-0 and 19-1. The team had no hits in the first game, but had one run on three hits in the second game.
VCHS softball loses
The Hi-Liner softball team was no-hit on the road Tuesday in a 10-0 loss in five innings to West Fargo.
Valley City kept it close early, trailing only 4-0 after the third inning, but the Packers put it away with five runs in the fifth inning. The offense was hitless, drawing one walk.
Keely Fogarty pitched a complete game for the Hi-Liners and allowed only eight hits.
Viking woes continue at Minot State
The Minot State University softball team put three on the board in the bottom of the first in game one and never trailed again as the Valley City State University’s offense continued to struggle in a double header sweep.
The Beavers’ 3-0 lead after the first inning led the way to a 5-1 win in game one. Valley City State used small ball to get one back in the top of the third inning but the Vikings couldn’t string any hits together against Minot’s Mandy Greenburg.
Game two was all Minot, who beat the Vikings in a 9-0 shortened game.
Valley City is now 14-17 on the season and plays a double header against Jamestown today. Games are set for 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. at the VCSU Softball Complex.