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H-M-S ends losing streak at West Sioux

A losing streak that lasted 25 days and nine games came to an end on June 14, when Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn's softball team defeated West Sioux, 5-4, at Hawarden.

The Hawks overcame a one-run deficit with consecutive run-scoring singles in the third inning by Frankie Mohni, Kamryn Ebel and Kinsey Schirmer. H-M-S padded its lead in the fourth, scoring on an error and an infield groundout by Mohni.

West Sioux chipped away at the four-run deficit, scoring a run in the fifth inning and two more in the sixth. H-M-S escaped a jam in the seventh to seal the win.

"We lost a little of our lead in the end...