Softball: Rock Falls scores early, often in regional semifinal win over Byron

Krueger and Teague blast two-run homers in 19-hit game for Rockets

Rock Falls’ Zoe Morgan comes in to score to put the four inning merct rule into affect Tuesday, May 16, 2023 against Byron.
The Rock Falls Rockets softball team celebrates a 17-2 win over Byron in the regional semifinal Tuesday, May 16, 2023.
Rock Falls’ Patty Teague connects with a ball against Byron Tuesday, May 16, 2023. A throwing error led to two runs and a Rockets’ mercy rule regional victory in 4 innings.
Rock Falls’ Katie Thatcher does a little dance at the end of the Rockets’ big win over Byron Tuesday, May 16, 2023.
Dan Wussow

Dan Wussow

Dan is a sports reporter for Sauk Valley News and Friday Night Drive. Previously, he wrote for The Post-Crescent in his hometown of Appleton, WI.