No. 4 Mustangs blanked

FONDA – The fourth-ranked (Class 1A) Newell-Fonda softball team dropped a 2-0 decision to Spirit Lake on Wednesday.

Jordan Wilken and Maddi Morenz contributed the lone hits for the Mustangs (0-2 overall).

Despite taking the loss, Renee Maneman went the distance in the circle. Maneman allowed five hits and two earned runs, while walking three and striking out nine.

Carly Ites went 2-for-3 with a RBI offensively for the Indians (2-0).

Spirit Lake 2, Newell-Fonda 0

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Newell-Fonda 000 000 0-0 2 1

WP-Bailee Newman; LP-Renee Maneman. 2B-SL: Carly Ites.