Prep Softball

Hannnant has three hits, Brite has three RBIs for Griggsville-Perry

PITTSFIELD, Ill. The Griggsville-Perry softball team scored the first three runs of the game and beat Pittsfield Friday, 11-2. The Tornadoes got three hits from Mercedes Hannant and three RBIs from Jordan Brite as they outscored Pittsfield 7-0 in the fi

College Softball

Wildcats' Johnson continues hot streak in sweep

CANTON, Mo. -- Avery Johnson went 4 for 4 with eight RBIs in the second game of a Heart of America Athletic Conference doubleheader as the Culver-Stockton College softball team beat Missouri Valley 12-4 Thursday at Himsl Field. The Wildcats won the opener

College Softball

Quincy earns sweep over Missouri Baptist

ST. LOUIS -- The Quincy University softball team won both games of their doubleheader against Missouri Baptist Thursday afternoon. The Hawks (17-23) won the first game of the doubleheader 8-3 and won the second game 4-1. Remi Ferguson got the Hawks on th

Prep Softball

Titans' lead doesn't last

MACOMB, Ill. -- The West Hancock softball team held a brief first-inning lead but fell to Macomb 9-3 Thursday. The Titans (4-4) only lead of the game came in the first inning when Erynn Gerhardt hit an RBI single for a 1-0 lead. Macomb quickly tied the ga

Prep Softball

Pleasant Hill can't recover after slow start

BRUSSELS, Ill. -- The Pleasant Hill softball team allowed six runs in the first two innings in an 8-5 loss to Brussels Thursday. The Wolves (1-8) scored four of their five runs in the fourth inning, but it was too little, too late. Pleasant Hill's big i

Prep Softball

Brite tosses one-hitter

GRIGGSVILLE, Ill. -- Jordan Brite tossed a one-hitter to lead the Griggsville-Perry softball team to a 10-0 victory over South Fulton Thursday. Brite threw all five innings while striking out seven. At the plate, Brite had a triple and drove in two runs. B

Prep Softball

Mustangs blank Suns in five innings

MENDON, Ill. -- The Unity softball team defeated Southeastern by the score of 10-0 in five innings Thursday afternoon. The Mustangs sprayed 12 hits and plated seven runs in the final two innings. Three Unity players had multiple hits in the game includin

Prep Softball

Alsup pitches shutout for Hornets

MOUNT STERLING, Ill. -- Chloe Alsup pitched a shutout as the Brown County softball team defeated Triopia 10-0 Thursday afternoon. Alsup pitched five innings and allowed just three hits and struck out eight. Alissa Hodge hit a two-run home run in the first

Prep Softball

Carlisle's homer lifts Chargers past Blue Devils

QUINCY -- Sydney Carlisle smacked a solo homer in the top of the sixth inning to lift the Illini West softball team to a 5-4 victory over Quincy High School Thursday. Carlisle's home run came after the Blue Devils had score three run answered runs to tie t

Prep Softball

Panthers, Nall cruise over Titans

CAMP POINT, Ill. -- The Central softball team defeated Monmouth-Roseville 14-0 in five innings on Thursday. Central scored 10 runs in the opening inning, highlighted by a Jacey Nall two-run homer. Nall allowed just two hits and struck out nine in her fiv