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:
(MVC) 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
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