ROCHELLE — The Rochelle varsity softball team hosted Ottawa for two conference games on Saturday. The Lady Hubs hung tough throughout the doubleheader, but the girls fell short in both games to drop to 3-19 on the season.
Ottawa took the first game over Rochelle by a score of 5-2 behind four runs in the fourth inning. Junior Hannah Luxton led the Lady Hubs on offense with a two-run double, while freshman Jordin Dickey added one double and senior Mandi Lamb hit one single. The Pirates won the second game 2-0 over the Lady Hubs. Dickey singled for the only Rochelle hit during the finale.
Rochelle faced Yorkville on the road this past Wednesday, losing by a score of 15-2. Seniors Becca Bunger and Macy Luxton each singled twice in the loss, while Jordin Dickey added two singles and freshman Hayleigh Jones reached base twice on one single and one walk.