Elyse Sadler of the Pella softball team earned herself a split on the mound on Wednesday, winning and losing a game at Newton last night. Pella lost game one, 3 – 1 and came back to win 5 – 3 in game two. Allie DeMeulenaere was 2-for-4 at the plate with a triple and two RBI’s, Diana Zabradova had a four-hit night with a home run, and Sara Tallman was 4-for-6. Pella’s record is now 13 – 17, and they are 9 – 8 in league play. The Lady Dutch are also off until Monday to take on Oskaloosa for one final tune-up before their showdown with Knoxville next Thursday in the opening round of the Class 4A regional softball tournament.