Savannah Nesvik watches a pitch go by in the playoff game with Nashua-Plainfield. Nesvik had a bases-clearing double in the fourth inning to blow the game open. In total, she had five RBI in the contest, along with three hits. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
Savannah Nesvik watches a pitch go by in the playoff game with Nashua-Plainfield. Nesvik had a bases-clearing double in the fourth inning to blow the game open. In total, she had five RBI in the contest, along with three hits. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
It took a while for the South Winn softball team (13-19) to pull away but they did, defeating Nashua-Plainfield 17-3 Tuesday night in the first round of regional action. 
The Huskies end the season 8-18. South Winn now Denver (23-8), with the game played Wednesday in Denver. Friday, the winner will face the champion of North Butler and Dike-New Hartford in Denver at 7 p.m.
In Tuesday night’s game, the Warriors were the home team despite playing in Calmar.
The Warriors got on the board first when they took advantage of four walks in the frame to go up 1-0. The Huskies responded with two outs in the bottom of the first to tie the game. In the third fame, Savannah Nesvik pounded an RBI single to put the Warriors up 2-1. Again, the Huskies answered in the bottom frame, making it 2-2.

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