ROSEMOUNT New Ulm 18U softball lost in their first game against the MN?Thunderbolts in the Rosemount College Showcase Saturday afternoon.
New Ulm got in one game before being rained out for the day. The final score was Thunderbolts 5, New Ulm 4.
Ellie Schneider was 2-2 at the plate. Brittany Hoffman was 2-3 with a two-run homerun, and Carly Pfaff had the other two RBIs for New Ulm.
New Ulm's pitcher Carlie Maaz gave up five hits on five runs with six strikeouts and four walks.
Pending the weather, New Ulm 18U will continue in the tournament again tomorrow at 9 a.m. against MN Ice and again at 10:30 a.m. against the Honeybadgers.