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Newman Catholic to play for D4 softball titleSubmitted: 06/07/2013
Newman Catholic to play for D4 softball title
Story By Joe Dufek

MADISON - Newman Catholic is making its first trip to the state softball tournament.

Friday morning, they faced New Lisbon in the D-4 Semifinals.

In the fifth inning, Newman's Christina Grunow had an RBI single. It was part of a three run inning for the Fighting Cardinals.

They won 4-1. Newman Catholic will face Algoma for the state title Saturday morning. First pitch is at 10am.


In Division 3, Pacelli fell to Mineral Point 2-1.

In Division 1 Friday night, SPASH also lost a heart breaker... falling 1-0 to Kenosha Bradford.

One other state tournament score, in boys team tennis, Wausau East was shutout in the D-1 quarterfinals to Brookfield East 7-0.


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