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Stars win 2nd game,

advance in playoffs

ELKADER — A six-run fifth inning sealed Starmont’s 12-1 postseason win on the road over the 3-16 Central Elkader Warriors on Monday night. The Stars (2-11) advance to the Class 1A Region 7 second round. They will take on Dunkerton (1-10) at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Edgewood-Colesburg High School.

Game statistics were not available.

SCORING BY INNING

STARMONT 2 0 4 0 6 — 12

C. ELKADER 0 0 0 1 0 — 0

Cougars tumble in last

regular season game

WATERLOO — Columbus Catholic defeated visiting Sumner-Fredericksburg/Tripoli 12-2 in four innings Monday morning.The Cougars were outhit 11-4 in their regular season finale. The Cougars (8-7) take on Union Community (3-10) in the Class 3A Region 7 quarterfinal at 5 p.m. Wednesday in Sumner.

SCORING BY INNING

S-F/T 0 0 0 2 — 2

COLUMBUS 1 3 6 2 — 12

Go-Hawks almost avoid Huskies sweep

WAVERLY — Waverly-Shell Rock almost avoided the season sweep by Oelwein with a 7-4 home victory.

The Go-Hawks wound up forfieting the game because they played one of their players in four games in one day, according to the Waverly-Shell Rock Athletics Twitter feed.

The Huskies (6-6) now head into the postseason. They will play Independence (10-13) at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Class 3A Region 7 quarterfinal at Independence.