NORTHWOOD, Iowa -- For the Vikings, things seem to be going their way. A three-game winning streak put NK's season record at 13-12 just before playoffs begin.
Northwood-Kensett couldn't sustain that success, as visiting Oelwein defeated the Vikings in a close one, 7-6. A back-and-forth game, the Huskies took a commanding 4-1 lead in the 2nd inning.
NK would rally back, tying the game at 4 in the third and taking the lead the same inning. A loss puts the Vikings at 13-13 on the year.