Viking Softball Chasing North Star Crown
(VCSU Athletics) Valley City State senior right-hander Samantha Nalley (left) pitched a complete game and allowed only six hits and a run while striking out three batters in Saturdayâ€™s 5-1 home win over Dakota State.
Valley City State softballâ€™s 5-1 and 10-6 Saturday home sweep of Dakota State brought them two wins closer to their first conference championship since 1990, the season in which the Vikings won their fifth straight championship.
The Vikings stand atop the North Star Athletic Association with a 10-2 conference record and a 21-19 overall mark, just above University of Jamestownâ€™s 10-4 North Star record. Valley City Stateâ€™s remaining games are Sundayâ€™s 1 p.m-and-3 p.m. home doubleheader against Dakota State, and Monday against Mayville State. Jamestown faces Presentation College on Sunday.
Read this story in Monday's Times-Record.
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