Bartlett 5, Metea Valley 3: Bartlett maintained its 1-game lead in the Upstate Eight Valley with this win. Kayla Haberstich (2-for-3, 2B, RBI), Holly Pagan (2B), Dana Paul (2-for-3) and Alyssa Nowak (2B) led the offense for the Hawks (19-6, 10-2). Pagan (10-3) was the winning pitcher, striking out 4, walking 2 and allowing 6 hits. The Hawks have won 7 straight and 11 of their last 12.
Hampshire 10, Johnsburg 7: Ashley VanAcker was 2-for-3 and Becca Hurst was 2-for-4 with a double and 4 RBI as the Whip-Purs (7-15, 2-5). Jennifer Hurst was the winning pitcher. She struck out 9 and walked 2.
Westminster Christian 18, Willows 1: Becca Fugiel was 2-for-3 with a triple and Stephanie Kleczynski was 2-for-4 for the Warriors (10-6) in this nonconference win. Ally Heischler and Liz Farwell added doubles for Westminster and Rachel Fugiel was the winning pitcher, allowing 3 hits with 7 strikeouts and no walks.
IC 7, St. Edward 3: Allison Stratman was 3-for-3 with an RBI and Kali Kossakowski went 2-for-2 with 2 doubles and an RBI for St. Edward (9-11, 4-6) in the Suburban Christian. Mariana Silva added a double for the Green Wave and Angela Zenteno was the losing pitcher.
Neuqua Valley 3, South Elgin 1: South Elgin had just 6 singles in losing this Upstate Eight Valley game at The Ballpark at Rosemont. Kara Rodriguez drove in South Elgin's only run. Paige Allen suffered the loss for the Storm (13-9, 8-4).
Batavia 14, Streamwood 9: Melissa Malcom was 2-for-4 with a home run and 3 RBI for Streamwood in the Upstate Eight River. Losing pitcher Jessica Daley (3-for-4, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI), Brittany Delao (RBI) and Kylie Jambor (3-for-4, 2B, RBI) also contributed for the Sabres (5-15, 2-10).