The Park Falls Girls' Softball Club's 16-U Diamond Dusters battled back-and-forth with Three Lakes on Thursday, July 9, at the Park Falls Athletic Complex, going three extra innings in a 7-6 loss.
The Dusters erased a 1-0 deficit with a three-run second inning with Maggie Miller leading off with a single, Hope Grubb drawing a walk and Kylie Sales and Tess Richard driving in runs with hits. Three Lakes scored once in the fourth and two times in the fifth to pull ahead 4-3 in the scheduled five-inning game. Mackenzie Dane walked and Kayla Herbst singled to lead off the bottom of the fifth, with Dane scoring to send the game to extra innings.
After a scoreless sixth, Three Lakes tallied in the top of the seventh and the Dusters answered in the bottom half with Dane doubling and scoring on an RBI single by Korrie Herbst. The Dusters had two on with no outs, but couldn't push across the winning run.