Ashley Kurash goes through her wind up for the pitch in Wednesday night's contest. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
Ashley Kurash goes through her wind up for the pitch in Wednesday night's contest. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Turkey Valley softball team started the Class 1A postseason strong; however, the Trojans were stopped in the semifinals by Kee, ending the season.
Kee High (31-9) faced Newman Catholic (24-6) in the regional finals.
Turkey Valley ends the season 18-18 overall.

The final game
Friday the Trojans faced Kee in New Albin in the regoinal semifinals, with Kee winning 11-1 in five innings. Turkey Valley scored a run in the top of the first inning. However, Kee came back with a run in the first and second, three in the third and six in the fourth to end the game early.
Turkey Valley had six hits. Arianna Rausch produced a double while Delaney Lensing had a triple. Johanna Blazek had the only RBI while having a single. Shelby Reicks had a single and scored the only run. Emily Busta and Chloe Reicks had the other hits.
Sarah Fischer took the loss. She went three innings, giving up five runs on five hits. Busta finished the game.

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