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Denison-Schleswig falls in state opener

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Denison-Schleswig lost their opener at the Class 4A state softball tournament, 7-0, to Dallas Center-Grimes. Denison-Schleswig lost their opener at the Class 4A state softball tournament, 7-0, to Dallas Center-Grimes.

Denison-Schleswig lost their opening game at the Class 4A state softball tournament, 7-0, to second-ranked Dallas Center-Grimes on Tuesday.

Dallas Center-Grimes scored five runs in the first inning on just two hits, helped by two Denison-Schleswig errors. The Monarchs gave up two more runs in the second to trail 7-0 after two frames.

Monarch starting pitcher Paige Lansink gave up eight hits in six innings with seven walks and no strikeouts. Only four of the seven runs she gave up were earned.

Dallas Center-Grimes pitcher Paige Lowary threw a no-hitter with 11 strikeouts, allowing just one base runner on a walk.

The Monarchs (26-13) will play #7 Winterset in the consolation round on Wednesday at noon. Winterset (33-9) lost to #5 Indianola, 4-2, in their first round game.

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