Humboldt girls drill St. Edmond, 15-5


Humboldt senior Carlie Thompson connects at the plate for a base hit during the 2019 softball season. Humboldt opened its season with a 3-0 week in beating Fort Dodge St. Edmond twice and Clear Lake once. Independent photo.

Humboldt's varsity softball team pushed their season record to 3-0 after beating Fort Dodge St. Edmond for the second time this past week, rolling past the Gaels 15-5 in Humboldt on Friday night (June 19).

Humboldt slugged 16 hits and had no errors to back the six-hit pitching of Ellie Jacobson, who struck out nine.

Mady Lange homered to help spark Humboldt's offense. Alexis Hansen was 3-for-3 with three RBI, a double and three runs scored.

Wildcat girls slug Clear Lake, 11-0
Humboldt's second-ranked softball team improved to 2-0 on the season, 2-0 in North Central Conference play with an 11-0 drubbing of the Clear Lake Lions on Wednesday night (June 17) in Humboldt. Ellie Jacobson earned the win pitching for the Wildcats. Kendal Clark blasted a 3-run home run with two out in the bottom of the sixth to end the game early.

Wildcats blank SE in opener, 11-0
Humboldt opened their season on June 15 with an impressive, 11-0 shutout victory over Fort Dodge St. Edmond in five innings at Rogers Park in Fort Dodge.

Ellie Jacobson pitched a 2-hitter with nine strikeouts and Kendal Clark hit a 2-run homer to lead Humboldt. The Wildcats finished with 14 hits. Jacobson and Mady Lange each had three hits at bat for the Wildcats, who moved to 1-0 in conference play.

Humboldt will travel to Hampton on Monday, June 22, to face the Bulldogs in NCC action.

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