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Alta Aurelia Handles Woodbury Central ; Advances to Region Final

July 12, 2019 9:49pm

Alta Aurelia's bats were on fire early, as they won 10-3 in a 2A softball region semifinal Friday night in Alta.  

Alta Aurelia built a 9-0 lead after three innings.  The Warriors batted around in the 1st inning and scored four runs.  They scored four more in the 2nd as they sent eight to the plate, and scored single runs in the 3rd and 5th.  

Jessica Flaherty was the Wells Ag Supply of Fonda Player of the Game, thanks to collecting three triples, and scoring four runs.  Brittany Turnquist and Mallorie Jacobson each had two RBI's.  

Abby Kraemer threw a four-hitter and struck out 11 batters.  

The Warriors avenged a 4-3 regular season loss to Woodbury Central, ending the Wildcats season at 15-16.  

#13 Alta Aurelia (19-9) will host #15 West Sioux in a region final on Monday night at 7pm, which will be broadcast on 97.5 KBVU.  West Sioux defeated West Lyon in the region semis 4-3 in nine innings.

Coach Dave Turnquist along with Flaherty and Kraemer talked after Friday's win...