Game recap: The Panthers scored four runs in the top of the seventh to earn a come-from-behind win on the road Monday.
New Richmond scored five runs in the third inning -- with three coming on an error -- and two in the seventh.
Difference maker: Ellsworth drew 14 walks. Four Panthers walked in the seventh inning and three of them came around to score. Junior Allison Freier ended the game with four walks.
Top players: Junior Kayla Christopherson went 3-for-3 with three RBI for Ellsworth. Halle Hatch, a sophomore, finished 2-for-3 with two RBI and Freier went 1-for-1 with an RBI.
"Offensively, they're carrying us right now," Ellsworth coach Ryan Casper said of the trio.
Next up: Osceola at Ellsworth (5-6 overall, 5-2 Middle Border Conference), 5 p.m. today