Northwest Downs Aurora in 5 Innings

Northwest Downs Aurora in 5 Innings
Northwest defeated Aurora 9-1 on Tuesday evening.

GRAND ISLAND – The bats came alive late for Northwest en route to a victory Tuesday evening.

The Vikings hosted Aurora and defeated the Huskies 9-1 in five innings with all of Northwest’s runs coming in the fourth inning or later.

Emily Stein led GINW by throwing a complete game while sitting down six batters. She also went 3-for-3 at the plate. Megan Anderson also had a big night going 3-for-4 with 2 RBI while Skylee Nelson (2-for-3, RBI) and Megan Furstenau (2-for-3, R) also had multiple hits. Halle Samples went 1for-3 with 2 RBI.

Bailey Collingham (2-for-3) drove in AUrora’s lone run of the game.

Northwest travels to Cozad on Thursday while Aurora hosts Central City.

AURORA (5-12) 0 1 0 0 0  – 1

NORTHWEST (7-9) 0 0 0 5 4  – 9