PIASA SOUTHWESTERN 14, PANA 0 (4.5 INNINGS): Piasa Southwestern put up seven runs each in the second and fourth innings Monday to take a 14-0 South Central Conference win over the Panthers at home; Southwestern evened its mark at 8-8 on the year.
Mallory Novack went 2-for-3 for Piasa with a homer, tw... read more
HIGHLAND 10, JERSEY 0 (5 INNINGS): Highland exploded for eight runs in the second as the Bulldogs defeated Jersey 10-0 in five innings in Jerseyville Monday; the Bulldogs remained undefeated at 15-0, 6-0 in the Mississippi Valley Conference; the Panthers fell to 14-6, 1-3 in the league.
Highland’s... read more
JACKSONVILLE - The Bluff City Elite 12 and under softball team brought home a title with an unbeaten 6-0 mark this past weekend in the April Play the Turf ASA Tournament at Lenz Field in Jacksonville.
Bluff City Elite defeated the Tri-County Thunder 5-1 in the championship game.
Elite pitcher Lauren... read more
PIASA SOUTHWESTERN 14, PANA 0 (5 INNINGS): Collin Baumgartner went 3-for-4 with a triple, two RBIs and a run scored and Ben Lowis threw a five-inning no-hitter as Piasa Southwestern blanked Pana 14-0 in a South Central Conference game in Pana Monday; the Birds went to 14-8 overall, 6-0 in the SCC.
Dakotah... read more
EDWARDSVILLE 12, TRENTON WESCLIN 1 (5 INNINGS): Dylan Burris had a 3-for-4 day with a double and triple, four RBIs and two runs scored as Edwardsville defeated Trenton Wesclin 12-1 in five innings in Trenton Monday to go to 15-3 on the year; the Warriors dropped to 8-11 on the season.
Drake Westcott... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Hardin-Calhoun's Grace Baalman has thrown quite a number of no-hitters in her career.
It may be a safe bet that none of them turned out like Monday's no-hitter at Edwardsville did.
Baalman tossed a no-hitter at the Tigers Monday evening at the District 7 sports complex –... read more
WOOD RIVER - Marquette Catholic knocked out 14 hits for 14 runs in a 14-5 triumph over East Alton-Wood River High School Monday at Wood River.
The Explorers’ Luke Simmons pitched a nearly flawless game in five innings. He tossed a two-hitter with seven strikeouts. Simmons was the winning pitcher.... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Any successful team, regardless of the sport, has to have a good share of role players, players who are willing to take on any assignment to ensure the team's success.
Edwardsville's Jasmine Bishop has been one such player for the Tigers; without her, this past season's edition... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Haley Chambers-Book, the all-time strikeouts leader for SIUE softball, was selected as the 14th overall selection by the Texas Charge at the 2017 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) College Draft.
Chambers-Book, who was picked in the third round, was drafted Monday night after leading... read more
CARROLLTON 3, STAUNTON 0: Emmie Struble struck out six while limiting Staunton to four hits as Carrollton defeated the Bulldogs 3-0 in Carrollton Saturday; the Hawks improved to 13-8.
Struble helped herself with a 1-for-3 day with a double and RBI, while Hannah Krumweide went 1-for-3 with a homer, tw... read more