Softball: Spring Lake Park tips Rogers 5-4 in 10 innings

Spring Lake Park outlasted the Rogers Royals 5-4 in 10 innings on Wednesday at Rogers, scoring two in the top of the 10th inning.

The Panthers had 11 hits and two walks against Rogers’ Katelyn Kemmetmueller, who had pitched 12 innings in a doubleheader Tuesday, then 10 more against SLP. She struck out six.

Lexi Luedtke and Maddy Wallroff each had three hits for the Panthers (10-4) and Aimee Thunburg had two hits and two RBI.

For Rogers (9-7), Madi Anderson, Olivia Olson, Kemmetmueller, and Elli Anderson were all 2-for-5. Kemmetmueller had two RBI and Elli Anderson and Kaitlynn Lloyd (1-for-2) had one each. Madi Anderson scored twice.

The Royals will close the regular season at St. Francis on Friday, and will open Section 5AAA playoffs on Monday in Shoreview against an opponent to be determined.