Elaine Heflin tossed a perfect game, striking out 14, carrying No. 7 Downers Grove North to a 3-0 win over Manteno on Friday at the Providence Invite.
Maddie Wojciak went 3-for-4 for Downers Grove North (5-1), scoring on a Kelsey Gockman double in the first inning. Heflin (4-0) has struck out 58 batters in 26 innings, allowing just 1 earned run. The Trojans advanced to play Andrew, a 7-3 winner over Neuqua Valley.
Glenbard South 14, Montini 4:
Winning pitcher Jane Trzaska (3-0) enjoyed a huge day at the plate, hitting a 3-run homer, doubling twice, singling and driving in 8 runs. Ashton Cattenhead was 3-for-4 with 2 RBI for the Raiders (4-0). Sara Ross homered for Montini (6-3).
Naperville Central 11, Bolingbrook 1:
Julie Kestas (2-0) struck out eight and Keegan Hayes, Maddi Doane and Kaitlyn Skarecky each had 2-run singles for the No. 11 Redhawks (5-0) in a five-inning win.
Mother McAuley 3, Glenbard North 2:
Jess Alberts scattered 5 hits and struck out four for Mother McAuley (5-1). Lauren Gramann had a solo homer and Sarah Petzold drove in a run for Glenbard North (4-1).