BRULE, WI – The Northwestern softball team claimed their fourth consecutive WIAA D3 Regional title on Thursday night with a 7-2 win over Cumberland.
The Beavers put up two runs in the top of the first, but the Tigers answered quickly and never relinquished the lead. Allison Luoma shut down Cumberland’s offense with 15 strikeouts, closing out the game with six scoreless innings.
Northwestern advances to take on top seeded rival Bloomer in the sectional semifinals on Tuesday. For the full D3 bracket, click here.
In Division 1, Superior fell 3-1 to Chippewa Falls.