The Marquette Lady Explorers shutout Triad, 3-0 Tuesday night at the Class 3A C.M. softball regional semi-finals in Bethalto.  Explorers freshman Meghan Schorman threw a 2-hit shutout for the win.  The righthander walked two and struck out five. 


* 4th inning - Tess Eberlin RBI-1B scored Emma Taylor

* 5th inning - Miranda Schroeder two-run 1B scored Kalie Buecker & Megan Wittich




Marquette (22-13) will now face Highland Saturday in the C.M. regional title game.  Highland improved to 21-and-9 Tuesday with a 14-1 (5-inning) win over Jerseyville.


The Jerseyville Lady Panthers end the season at 17-and-14 while the Triad Knights finish at 19-and-13 on the softball season.




Class 4A Alton softball regional:

Alton vs. Quincy - Wednesday at 4:30

Edwardsville def. Granite City, 12-2 on Tuesday


Belleville East (4A) softball regional:

Collinsville vs. Belleville West - Wednesday

Belleville East def. O'Fallon, 2-1 on Tuesday




Class 2A Williamsville softball sectional:

Gillespie vs. Williamsville - Wednesday

Pleasant Plains def. Dupo, 2-0 on Tuesday




Class 1A Mt. Sterling (Brown County) softball sectional:

Pawnee vs. Griggsville-Perry - Wednesday

Calhoun def. Camp Point Central, 3-0 on Tuesday


Calhoun Lady Warriors: 30-4