NIACC softball team falls to Northeast CC, 15-2

NIACC players celebrate as Shelby Low approaches home plate after hitting a solo home run in the third inning.
NIACC players celebrate as Shelby Low approaches home plate after hitting a solo home run in the third inning.

BOONE - The NIACC softball team dropped a 15-2 five-inning decision to Northeast CC in the consolation round in the NJCAA Region XI-A Wednesday.

NIACC scored its two runs in the third inning. Shelby Low hit a solo home run and Shayley Vesel drove in a run with a single.

It was Low's second home run of the regional tournament. She also hit a 2-run home run against DMACC in opening round on Tuesday.

Morgan Thesing-Ritter and Jenni King also added singles for the Lady Trojans in the third inning.

Northeast CC plays either DMACC or Iowa Central in an elimination game at 4 p.m. Wednesday.

DMACC sweeps NIACC
April 6, 2017 DMACC sweeps NIACC