Norfolk High softball knocks off Columbus

A New "Fast Pitch" Softball and an aluminum bat sitting between the infield grass and dirt of a softball diamond

The Norfolk High softball team defeated Columbus in a single game on the road last night 8-3.  They improve to 20-10 on the season and have won three games in a row and nine of their last ten.

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WP- Brandy Unger 6 IP, 5 Hits, 3 Runs, 9 Ks

Norfolk- Bailey Bernstrauch 1-1, Paeton Coler 2-4 (Dbl), Brandy Unger 1-3 (Dbl), Jade Koch 1-2, Sydney Rader 1-4, Taylor Schmidt 1-3 (Dbl), Ellie Schwede 1-1, Skylar Hopkins 2-3

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