Marquette shutout Roxana, 6-0 in softball Wednesday afternoon at Roxana Park. 

Alexis Silkwood threw a perfect game – her 9th no-hitter in a row and she improved to 16-and-0 on the year. 

Silkwood had 17 strikeouts yesterday against the Lady Shells.  She now has 52 no-hitters and 92 shutouts in her career.  Marquette is now 17-3. 

The Lady Explorers got three hits and two rbi’s from Rebecca Griffon. 

Marquette softball coach Dan Wiedman:


Marquette pitcher Alexis Silkwood:



Roxana also edged Staunton, 5-4.

WP-Emily Atkinson went 4-4 – with the game winning RBI in the 7th.


EA/WR got by Carlinville, 2-1.

(Oilers scored two runs in the 7th to beat the Lady Cavs)

Winning pitcher Tori Beachum threw a one-hitter striking out 13.


Other Softball scores from Wednesday games:

Triad beat C.M., 4-2

Waterloo doubled up Mascoutah, 8-4


Edwardsville stopped Southwestern, 11-1

Calhoun blanked Pleasant Hill, 14-0

O’Fallon clubbed Althoff, 17-3