Softball: Rosemount edges Elks 3-2

The Rosemount Irish scored three runs in the sixth and pulled out a 3-2 non-conference win over the Elk River Elks on Friday evening in Elk River.

Elk pitcher Anna Pipenhagen gave up only five hits and stymied the Irish otherwise, but Rosemount’s Anna Hinderaker delivered a two-run single in the sixth and Kia Henk singled home another.

Pipenhagen walked two and struck out three.

Melissa Selldon throw six strong innings, giving up two runs and striking out four, for Rosemount (5-9), with Gabby Sprang picking up the save with a scoreless seventh.

Bethani Athey was 2-for-3 for the Elks (5-9). Jess Neuman (RBI), Kathi Opsahl and Sidney Schwindel had a hit each.

The Elks will host Centennial on Monday.