Decorah softball team records its first two NEIC victories of the season

Posted: Fri, Jun 1, 2018 8:33 AM
(Photos by's Clara Knudson) Katie Nimrod slides into home and then...

The Decorah Viking softball team won a doubleheader at home Thursday night in contrasting styles, beating Oelwein 12-0 in just four innings in the opener, then earning a one-run victory in the nightcap, 3-2.

The doubleheader wins were Decorah's first entries into the victory column this season.  The Vikings are 2-5 overall and 2-4 in the Northeast Iowa Conference.  Decorah will host Waukon on Monday night, then will travel to Waverly-Shell Rock Wednesday evening congratulated by Mara Frieden and Hailey Nierling (click on photos for larger images)
Emma Johnson also slides into home
Freshman Ella Kittelson handled catching duties
Victoria Miller and the rest of the Vikings had their first wins of the season Thursday