The Spectrum Sting scored 12 runs in the fifth inning and defeated PACT Charter 14-4 on Monday afternoon in cool, wet weather at home. The Sting (4-5), after giving up three runs in the fourth, strung together seven hits and six walks in their big inning. “Giving up those three runs in the fourth was [...]
Trinity at River Ridge and their ace left-hander Jon Lotti handed the Spectrum Sting an 8-3 loss on Saturday in Eagan. Spectrum coach Kurt Remick said that his team did well to score three runs off Lotti, who entered the game with 24 innings pitched, 39 strikeouts, zero walks and only nine hits and four [...]
The Spectrum Sting lost to Southwest Christian 7-6 in 12 innings at home Saturday morning. Meghan Schroeder pitched all 12 innings, striking out 13, giving up seven runs (four earned). Coach Rob Rogers said the Sting defense was very solid with infielder Ellie Rogers throwing out eight batters, and Leah Dehn making several nice catches [...]
On its third try, the Spectrum baseball team nabbed its first win on its new home field and took the Sting to about three hours to nail it down by the slow-pitch softball score of 20-19 over Cambridge Christian on Tuesday. Each team had 17 hits and numerous errors. Tristen Rosby led the Sting (3-4) [...]
The Spectrum girls placed sixth and the boys 11th among 21 teams on Tuesday in the Section 4A true-team meet at Maple Lake. The Maple Lake boys and girls were both team champions. Kayla Zimmerman and Sarina Staurseth, both seniors, led the Sting girls. Zimmerman placed second in the 800 (2:29.79), third in the 1600 [...]
Meghan Schroeder struck out 15 batters as the Spectrum softball team beat Litchfield 11-1 on Friday in Litchfield. Schroeder also went 2-for-3 with three RBI and two runs. Hally Wallace was 2-for-3 (two runs) and Kassi Robbins 1-for-2 (two RBI). The Sting (5-3) will play at West Lutheran on Thursday.
The Spectrum girls track team placed fifth among seven teams in a meet at Princeton on Thursday. Becca Peterson won the 3200 with 11:51.23. Sarina Staurseth won the triple jump (33-10 3/4) and was second in 100 hurdles (17.88). Kayla Zimmerman was second in the 1600 (5:36.03) and second in the 800 (2:34.24). Lorna Bechtel [...]
The Spectrum softball team beat St. Croix Prep 9-0 in Stillwater on Thursday. Ellie Rogers pitched five shutout innings with four strikeouts, recording her first win. Kassi Robbins was 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run. Leah Dehn was 1-for-3 with two RBIs. The Sting (5-3) will play at Litchfield on Friday.