Stevens fans 11 in PR’s win

Kirsten Stevens struck out 11 batters over seven innings Friday for her ninth win of the season for Prairie Ridge in the Wolves’ 7-4 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division win over Jacobs in Crystal Lake.

Melissa Richter went 2 for 3 with a home run and two RBIs to lead the Wolves (11-2 overall, 3-1 FVC Valley) offensively, with Sarah Rohloff and Kate Didier each going 2 for 4.

Alyssa Lach and Nicky Chapa both went 3 for 4 for the Golden Eagles (8-6, 2-2).

Johnsburg 9, Woodstock 4: At Johnsburg, Amy Majercik drove in three runs for the Skyhawks (5-9, 4-1), with Carley Wilson adding two RBIs in their FVC Fox win.

Maddie Bruchsaler went 2 for 2 with two runs scored and an RBI for the Thunder (3-7, 1-3).

Huntley 13, Woodstock 1 (5 inn.): At Huntley, Haley Spannraft allowed no earned runs over five innings while going 3 for 3 with a run scored for the Red Raiders (11-5), with Angela Tribuzio going 2 for 3 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI in their FVC Valley win.

Sydney Haulette went 1 for 2 with a run scored for the Thunder (3-7), with Hailey Keefe going 2 for 2.

Rolling Meadows Tournament: At Rolling Meadows, Kristin Koepke struck out eight over five innings and added a two-run home run for the Warriors (11-5) in a nonconference win.

Hampshire 7, St. Edward 2: At Hampshire, Becca Hurst hit a grand slam for the Whip-Purs (4-11), with Haley Widmayer striking out 11 in their nonconference win.

Crystal Lake South 9, Dundee-Crown 3: At Crystal Lake, Lauren Gauger drove in two runs in an FVC Valley Division win for the Gators (9-3, 1-2). 

Mandy Moore tripled for the Chargers (2-7, 0-3). 

Marian Central 16, Aurora Central 11: At Aurora, Dianna Ricotta went 3 for 4 with five RBIs, a home run, two doubles and two runs scored for the Hurricanes (4-8, 2-5), with Hannah O’Hagan driving in two runs with two runs scored on three hits in their SCC win.

Alden-Hebron 20-20, Rockford Christian Life 0-0: At Rockford, the Giants (9-3, 5-0) swept a Northeastern Athletic Conference doubleheader. The first game was in five innings and the second was called after three because of darkness.


Huntley 6, Dundee-Crown 0: At Carpentersville, Beth Parks scored two goals and assisted Rachel Zobott’s goal for the Red Raiders (12-2-1, 3-0), with Taryn Jakubowski adding two goals both on Autumn Maraviglia assists in their FVC Valley win.

Isabel Miranda made five saves in goal for the Chargers (4-10, 1-1).

Jacobs 1, McHenry 0: At McHenry, Kylie Dennison scored in the second half on a Talia Surges assist for the Golden Eagles (5-8-1, 1-2) in their FVC Valley win over the Warriors (4-6-1, 0-1).

Grant 4, Woodstock North 0: At Woodstock, Shanen Laabs made 17 saves in goal for the Thunder (3-8) in their nonconference loss.


Woodstock Invitational: At Woodstock, the Blue Streaks took seventh place with 33 points, Jacobs took ninth with 25 points, Huntley placed 11th with 12 points and Harvard took 13th with three points.

Hope Brainard won the pole vault at 9 feet, 6 inches for the Blue Streaks. Jacobs’ 3,200-meter relay team of Molly Barnes, Tori Tamburrino, Sam Baran and Lauren Van Vlierbergen won in 9:29.99. Emily Schmit took second in the 100-meter hurdles in 16.67 seconds. Sophie Stricker took sixth for Harvard in the 400-meter dash in 1:04.73.

Kane County Meet: At Geneva, Emily Michalski took fifth place for Dundee-Crown at 4 feet, 10 inches.

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