Peshtigo used a quick start to beat Kewaunee, 8-5, in a WIAA Division 3 softball game in Kewaunee on Monday. The Bulldogs scored six runs on five hits in the first inning and added two more runs in the second in building an early 8-0 lead. Winning pitcher Bethany Ahrens struck out five and allowed only two infield hits in the first five innings. The Storm (15-8) got back into the game in the 6th inning when Jenna Rohr hit a bases clearing triple and Cierra Brann had an infield RBI single. Grace Wickman (double) Allison Dudka (triple) and Sydney Lund (2 RBI) all had two hits while Emma Gilligan had a 2 run single. Toni Bortolini and Taylor Schleis had two hits for Kewaunee. Peshtigo (25-2) will play Wittenberg-Birnamwood (17-1) at Oconto Falls on Wednesday.
*Spartans finish (20-4)