Bartlett wins Rolling Meadows tournament: Bartlett won the Rolling Meadows tournament for the second straight year, beating Palatine 3-2 in the semifinals and Geneva 2-0 in the championship game. Against Palatine, Kayla Haberstich had a triple and all 3 RBI for the Hawks. Amy Johnson (2-0) was the winning pitcher, going 4 innings with 4 strikeouts and 2 walks and allowing 2 hits. In the title game, Holly Pagan pitched a complete game for Bartlett (15-6), striking out 5, walking 1 and allowing 5 hits. She also had the game-winning RBI in the sixth inning, driving in Haberstich who ha doubled. Sydney Johnson also had a double and an RBI for the Hawks.
Streamwood 3rd at Romeoville: After losing to Hinsdale Central 13-2 in the semifinals, the Sabres came back to beat Rosary 7-5 and finish third at the Romeoville tournament. Holly Foret was 3-for-4 with a triple and an RBI in the win over Rosary, while Melissa Malcolm (2-for-2), Alexis Ciengi (2-for-3, 3 RBI), Katelyn Hedger (2 RBI) and Jessica Daley (RBI) also contributed. Hedger was the winning pitcher, striking out 5. Natalie Filippio had 2 hits and Brittany Delao drove in a run against Hinsdale Central. Hedger took the loss for the Sabres (4-11).
Dundee-Crown 4, Hampshire 3: Winning pitcher Amanda Eissler was 3-for-3 with a triple to lead the Chargers to a Fox Valley Conference crossover win. Mallory Shilf had a double and an RBI for D-C (3-7) and Cindy Collingbourne added an RBI. Eissler struck out 6 and allowed 6 hits. Jordan Hook was 2-for-2 and Jen Hurst 2-for-3 with a double for Hampshire. Haley Widmayer took the loss.
Hampshire 12, Belvidere 6: Jordan Hook had a grand slam home run to lead the Whip-Purs (5-12) to a nonconference win. Jen Hurst was the winning pitcher for Hampshire.
South Elgin 11, Antioch 1: Mallory Mecklenburg was 2-for-4 with a triple and an RBI and Brittany Koss went 2-for-2 with 3 RBI to lead the Storm to a win at the Zion-Benton quad. Paige Allen (2-for-4), Alyssa Buddle (2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI), Katie Koss (2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI) and Sam Helton (3 RBI) also had big games for South Elgin. Allen was the winning pitcher, allowing 3 hits with 2 strikeouts and no walks.
Zion-Benton 11, South Elgin 8: Paige Allen was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI and Demi Queen and Sam Helton each had 2 RBI for South Elgin in this loss at Zion. Victoria Watt also drove in a run for the Storm (12-6) and Alyssa Buddle had a double. Katie Koss was the losing pitcher.
Jacobs splits with Sycamore: Sarah Murray and Courtney Cotugno were each 2-for-3 with doubles in Jacobs' 9-4 win in Game 1 of this nonconference doubleheader. Kelsey Peters struck out 3, walked 1 and allowed 6 hits to earn the win. In Game 2, Payton Spirling had a double for Jacobs (9-7) in an 8-5 loss. Alyssa Lach was the losing pitcher.
Huntley 15, Guilford 0: Brittany Koss (3B, 2 RBI, 4 RS) and Randi Peterson (4 RS) were each 3-for-3 for Huntley in this nonconference win. Megan Baczewski (2-for-3, 2B, 5 RBI) and Jessica Shields (2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI) also pitched in for the Red Raiders (12-5). Haley Spannraft (9-6) struck out 8, walked none and allowed no hits in the five-inning win.
Westminster sweeps: Becca Fugiel threw a 4-hit shutout in a 15-0 win for the Warriors in Game 1 of this Northeast Athletic Conference doubleheader. Ally Heishler had a double and 3 RBI for the winners and Clara Robson added a double. Fugiel was 2-for-4 with 2 RBI and Jackie Calabrese was 2-for-4 with an RBI. In Game 2, Fugiel went 3-for-4 with a double and 4 RBI as Westminster (7-5, 5-1) won 21-12. Rachel Rich was the winning pitcher.