Some of the best softball teams from the region gathered at the Oskaloosa Invitiational Saturday.
Pella finished 1-2, with a 14-5 win over Washington, an 8-0 loss to Ottumwa, and a 9-1 loss to No. 6 in 3A Albia. The Lady Dutch to 4-7 overall, and next hosts Norwalk Monday. Pella Christian also competed, falling 16-7 to North Mahaska, 6-3 to Williamsburg, and 9-1 to No. 5 in 3A Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont. The Eagles are still seeking their first win of the year when they travel to No. 8 in 5A Indianola Monday.