GLADBROOK - Nicolette Simpson tossed a two-hit shutout and the Class 2A No. 9 BCLUW softball team toppled Gladbrook-Reinbeck 10-0 in NICL West action.
Simpson struck out seven and did not walk a batter, surrendering a double to Taylor Flamme and a single to Hanna Christopher.
Kendall Scurr led the Comets (16-5, 9-2) going 3-for-5 at the plate with a run scored. Sarah McCoy was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, while Kayla Benjamin went 2-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored.
Taylor Street took the loss in the circle for G-R (1-19, 0-11), allowing nine earned runs with two walks and two strikeouts.
BCLUW plays five games Friday and Saturday at Marshalltown's Bobcat Classic, while Gladbrook-Reinbeck has pulled out of the event. The Rebels are back in action Monday at South Tama.