Eagles move on

EAGLE GROVE – The Eagle Grove softball team cruised to a 13-3 five-inning victory over Clarion-Goldfield in a Class 2A, Region 2 opener Tuesday night.

Bailey Boyer sparked the Eagles (8-21 overall) offensively with two doubles, while Megan Crail, Tori Axtell and Aja Bell each added one two-bagger.

Heather Wilson went the distance in the circle, allowing just five hits.

The Cowgirls finished their season winless at 0-23.

Eagle Grove will now face Manson Northwest Webster (14-10) in a 2A, Region 2 quarterfinal tonight at 7 p.m. in Manson.