KINGSFORD - Gladstone plated eight runs in the fourth inning and defeated Norway 16-5 to open a Little League major (age 11-12) softball district tournament Monday at Lodal Park.
Sydney Herioux (triple, single, RBI walk), Mckenzie Monkevich (double, single) and Britney Schwartz (double) led Gladstone at the plate.
Pitcher Amber Lenards permitted two Norway singles in the game - Ada Vanholla in the first and Ali Sheski in the second.
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Norway’s Ada VanHolla slides into third base while Gladstone’s Morgan Letteriello looks for the ball in the Little League major (age 12-under) softball district tournament opener Monday at Lodal Park.
Tournament continues tonight with Escanaba meeting Kingsford at 5 p.m. and Gladstone facing Iron Mountain at 7 p.m.