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BELGRADE -- The Marines completed an undefeated run through the second annual Veterans Memorial Classic All-Star softball tournament with a 5-0 win over the Army in the championship game late Saturday night.

Conrad's Tristen Achenbach dominated on the mound for the Marines, striking out 15 in a complete game four-hitter. Her only trouble came in the fifth when Frenchtown's rising senior Brooke Yarnall smacked a two-out double.

The Marines took a 1-0 lead in the second on an RBI double by Kloie Thatcher of Butte Central. A costly error in the sixth inning allowed the Marines to stretch their lead to 3-0.

Army finished the tournament with a record of 2-2.

Navy downed Air Force 11-4 in the consolation game for its first win of the tournament against three losses. Air Force finished 1-3.

No other details were available on the two night games at presstime.

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