Prep Roundup: Hampshire's Haley Widmayer no-hits Woodstock North
Haley Widmayer threw a five-inning no-hitter for Hampshire on Wednesday, striking out eight and walking three in the Whip-Purs' 11-0 Fox Valley Conference Fox Division win against host Woodstock North.
The offense was clicking as well for Hampshire (7-5 overall, 2-0 FVC Fox), scoring nine first inning runs. Ellie Lapi and Brittany Sujet added RBI doubles for the Whip-Purs. North fell to 1-5, 0-1.
CL Central 8, Grayslake North 3: At Grayslake, Megan Mahaffy pitched a complete game, allowing one earned run on six hits, while striking out eight in the FVC Fox win for the Tigers (5-3, 1-0) Mahaffy also went 4 for 4 at the plate, driving in five runs.
Johnsburg 7, Woodstock 1: At Woodstock, Johnsburg got its first win of the season, thanks in large part to Kendall Huemann, who struck out seven in the complete-game FVC Fox win. Huemann also went 3 for 4 at the plate, driving in three runs and scoring two in the win. Morgan Post also added three hits for Johnsburg (1-5, 1-0) in the conference win. Woodstock fell to 0-7, 0-2.
Marian Central 16, Guerin 6: At Woodstock, the Hurricanes (7-5, 3-1) got offensive production from Emily Miller, who went 2 for 4 with a double and triple, while driving in two in a Suburban Christian Conference victory. Taylor Anderson got the win for the Hurricanes.
Huntley 12, CL Central 2: At Crystal Lake, the Red Raiders scored three runs in the first inning and never looked back in a Fox Valley Conference crossover victory. Matt Sulivan went 4 for 4 with four doubles and four RBIs. Nick Constantino got the win for Huntley (9-2-1, 4-0 FVC Valley). Central fell to 2-9, 1-4 in the FVC Fox.
Jacobs 3, Hampshire 2: At Algonquin, Golden Eagles starting pitcher Reilly Peltier struck out 10 in six innings in the FVC crossover victory. The only run Peltier allowed was unearned. Grant Kale drove in a run and had a double for Jacobs (9-4, 5-0 FVC Valley). Hampshire is 2-9, 0-4 in the FVC Fox.
Harvard 4, Johnsburg 2: At Harvard, John Peterson drove in a run for the Hornets (4-3) in the nonconference game. Harvard's Logan Streit got the win, pitching six innings, allowing one earned run on six hits and striking out seven. Kevin Kordik had three hits in the loss for the Skyhawks (4-7).
Lake Forest 3, Woodstock North 0: At Lake Forest, the Thunder managed just two hits in the nonconference loss. Drake Creighton took the loss for Woodstock North (3-6), allowing one unearned run.
Wilmot (Wis.) 8, Richmond-Burton 6: At Richmond, Trevor Anderson went 2 for 2 with two doubles for the Rockets (4-4) in a nonconference loss.
Richmond-Burton 9, North Boone 0: At Richmond, the Rockets (6-1, 5-1) scored seven goals in the first half to lead them past North Boone in a Big Northern Conference East victory. Miki Winkler added a goal and two assists for R-B in the win.
CL Central 5, Dundee-Crown 2: At Crystal Lake, the Tigers (4-1, 2-0 FVC Fox) were led by Josh Pudlo (No. 1), Brad Graves (No. 2) and Sam Lundgren (No. 3), who won their singles matches in straight sets. Brad Spangenberg and Chad Wagner (No. 1) won their doubles match for D-C.
CL South 6, Johnsburg 1: At Johnsburg, Crystal Lake South's Chad Randolph beat Niko DeStephano, 6-3, 6-1, at No. 1 singles. Kyle Devlin and Nick Thome won their No. 1 doubles match for the Gators. Johnsburg (1-5, 1-4 FVC Fox) got its only win from Tommy Moore at No. 2 singles, 6-2, 6-4.
Huntley 7, Elgin 0: At Elgin, Michael Zornow (No. 1), Ronit Ved (No. 2), and Brendan Hagn (No. 3) won in singles for the Red Raiders (3-3) in a nonconference victory. Huntley dropped only two sets in the seven matches.
Grayslake North 4, McHenry 3: At McHenry, the Warriors got doubles wins from No. 1 Nick Higgen and Jake Maher, 6-2, 6-0, at No. 1 and Brad Korstanje and Branden Phillips, 2-6, 7-5, 6-3, at No. 2 in the loss.
GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD
Woodstock 81, McHenry 49: At Woodstock, the Blue Streaks took the top three places in the 1,600 meters, led by Maura Beattie (5:44.55). Brianna Verbeeck won the 200 for Woodstock (28.45). Katrina Purich won the 800 (2:23.58) for McHenry.
Bartlett 13, McHenry 2: At Bartlett, McHenry fell to 3-10 on the season.