AUSTIN, Minn. - The NIACC softball team swept a doubleheader from Iowa Central on Saturday.
NIACC won the first game 8-7 and completed the sweep with a 14-9 victory in the nightcap.
With the sweep, NIACC improved to 13-17 overall and 4-4 in the ICCAC.
In the first game, NIACC scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to take an 8-6 lead. NIACC's Courtney Johannes held Iowa Central to a single run in the seventh inning to gain the save.
In the second game, Johannes powered the NIACC offense by going 4 for 5 with six RBIs. It was the third game this season that Johannes drove in at least six runs in a game.
Johannes drove in seven in the first game of a doubleheader against Southeast CC on March 9 and she plated six runs in second game of twinbill against Marshalltown CC on March 22.
Johannes (8-5) also gained the complete-game win. She allowed nine runs and 11 hits with six strikeouts and six walks.