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High School Softball: Marengo nips Belvidere in eighth inning

Published: Saturday, March 18, 2017 10:59 p.m. CDT

Marengo came up with a run in the bottom of the eighth inning to defeat Belvidere, 6-5, in its season opener Saturday.

Mariah Dionne pitched all eight innings, striking out 10, walking two and allowing seven hits. She also had a double and an RBI.

Hannah Ritter was 3 for 4 with two RBIs for Marengo, while Leah Secor was 2 for 4 with two RBIs. Anna Walsweer was 2-4 with a home run and one RBI.

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