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Wartburg softball upsets #16 Augustana 2-1

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MOLINE, Ill. (KWWL) -

 The Wartburg softball team completed their first victory over a ranked opponent in 6 years with a 2-1 upset of #16 Augustana.

Kristy Sommer accounted for both Knight runs in the contest. The freshman knocked home junior Micaela Forsyth on a sac fly for a 1-0 lead in the 3rd. Sommer later busted up a 1-1 tie with a solo home run that proved to be the game winner.

Senior Paige Blom went the distance in the circle picking up the victory for the Knights.

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