Softball: Thunder lose to Milaca in 7th inning 7-6

The Zimmerman Thunder lost a conference game to Milaca 7-6 in the last of the seventh Tuesday in Milaca.

The Wolves pulled it out by scoring three with a walk, two doubles and outfield error off McKenna Butau. Ashley Pool pitched six innings but left with an injury.

Carlie Lage belted two home runs for Zimmerman, going 2-for-3 plus a sac bunt. Maddie Jacob was 3-for-4 with two runs and two steals. Kayla Peterson was 2-for-3.

Coach Emily Zahn said the Thunder had some fielding lapses, with two errors plus “letting some balls drop and roll through holes that shouldn’t have happened.”

The Thunder will host Albany on Wednesday.