DeKalb stops Lady Vikings, 5-2

Visiting DeKalb defeated the Huntington North High School varsity softball team, 5-2, on Tuesday, May 14.

DeKalb took a 1-0 lead in the second inning and expanded the margin to 3-0 in the third. The Lady Vikes, 9-10, cut into a 5-0 fifth inning lead with a run in the fifth and added a run in the seventh inning as well.

Laney Shaw had two of the Lady Vikings’ four hits on the afternoon.

She also took the loss in the circle, going seven innings and allowing five runs, but only two earned, on seven hits with nine strikeouts and four walks.