Saint Ansgar won its 11th consecutive game Friday, eliminating Osage and improving to 25-7 in the process, on Friday, July 12.
The Saints scored four runs in the first and added four more in the fourth before ending the game with two in the fifth.
Ashley Halbach accounted for Osage’s two hits.
Saint Ansgar faced North Linn on Monday, July 15, at North Linn, for spot at the state tournament.
Results were not available at press time.
The Saint Ansgar softball team beat Dike-New Hartford by a score of 8-0 on Wednesday, July 10, as the Saints advanced to the 2A, Region 7 semifinals.
The Saints managed their eight runs on nine hits and six walks. Pitcher Lily Walk struck out eight while allowing just three hits in seven innings of work.