The Stew-Stras/Windsor Comet softball team (18-4) is red hot. They blew out St. Elmo/Brownstown in the NTC tourney on Friday, 10-1.
SS/W pounded out 12 hits and Becca Schlchte notched her 7th win, allowing just four hits and two walks, while striking out seven. Nine of the 12 hits came from four batters. Lindsay Burton led the Comets, hitting 3-for-4 with an RBI. Kendall Knop and Kennedy Ferris were both 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, while Kati Greuel went 2-for-3.
The Comets brought to runs home in the 1st and followed with a 4-run rally in the 2nd, 6-0. They led 7-0, before St. Elmo got their only run in the 4th. The Comets put distance between them and St. E with a 2-run 5th and a run in the 6th.
Stew-Stras/Windsor (#2) was to go up against top-seeded Altamont in the championship game in Altamont on Monday.
Stew-Stras/Windsor 10, St. Elmo/Brownstown 1
St E 000 100 0--1-4-4
St-St 241 021 x--10-12-1
SS/W stats: Knop 2-for-4, 2B, 2 RBIs; Burton 3-for-4, RBI; Ferris 2-for-4, 2B, 2 RBIs; Greuel 2-for-3. Pitching (W) Schlechte (7-1) 7 IP, 1 run, 4 hits, 2 BBs, 7 Ks.
St E stats: Oberlink 1-for-3, RBI. Pitching (L) Scholes 6 IP, 10 runs, 12 hits, BB, 3 Ks.