Valley City, N.D. – The Black Hills State softball team fell 3-2 to Mayville State in the first round of the Dakota Athletic Conference Tournament on Saturday in Valley City, N.D.

The Yellow Jackets led the Comets 2-0 entering the bottom of the seventh.  Ashley Berg and Maria Herber each scored a run and Katie Wagner and Nicole Albers each drove in a run in the game.  Mayville State won the game on a walk-off three-run homerun by Krista Hendricks in the bottom of the seventh inning.  Katie Wagner struck out 10 of the 31 batters that she faced.

Black Hills State will return to the diamond on Sunday at 10 a.m. CT/9 a.m. MT.

For more information on Black Hills State Athletics, visit www.BHSU.edu/Athletics.

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