Created:Thursday, April 4, 2013 12:07 a.m.CDT
Updated:Thursday, April 4, 2013 9:33 a.m.CDT

GIRLS ROUNDUP: Prairie Ridge's Stevens blanks Prospect

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Two games into the season, Prairie Ridge’s Kirsten Stevens is off to a hot start.

After striking out 12 on Tuesday, Stevens gave up one hit and struck out 10 on Wednesday in a 1-0 nonconference win over Prospect in Crystal Lake. Stevens improved to 2-0 on the season.

Josie Emricson and Kate Didier each went 1 for 2 for Prairie Ridge (2-0), with Emricson driving in the lone run of the game and Didier doubling.

Huntley 2, Rolling Meadows 0: At Rolling Meadows, the Red Raiders (3-0) scored two unearned runs in the top of the first inning, and that was all they needed as Huntley pitcher Haley Spannraft cruised for all seven innings.

She allowed no runs on seven hits while striking out two.

Megan Baczewski went 2 for 3 for the Red Raiders, and Jessica Shields added a single, stolen base and a run.

CL Central 7, Marian Central 0: At Woodstock, the Tigers (1-0) were led by Megan Mahaffy, who went 4 for 5, including a double and two RBIs in the nonconference win.

Mahaffy also dominated on the mound. She pitched seven scoreless innings, giving up two hits while striking out 14.

Wauconda 11, Woodstock 0 (5 inn.): At Wauconda, the Blue Streaks were no-hit by the Bulldogs. The game was cut short to five innings because of the 10-run rule. Bulldogs pitcher Megan Luchew-ski recorded 10 strikeouts but allowed five base runners on walks.

Blue Streaks shortstop Sydney Haulette reached third base twice but was stranded both times in the second and fourth innings.


Richmond-Burton 8, North Boone 0: At Richmond, Amanda Hoglund and Hally Havlicek each scored two goals for the Rockets (1-0, 1-0) in their Big Northern Conference East Division win.

Hoglund also had two assists, with Miki Winkler adding three assists and a goal scored.


Woodstock Triangular: At Woodstock, Sycamore won the three-team meet with 78 points, defeating Woodstock (76.5) and Woodstock North (20.5).

Woodstock won the 4x800-meter and 4x400 relays. Maura Beattie ran a leg on both of the relays along with winning the 800 in 2:32.

Woodstock’s Grace Beattie also was on the two relays, and she added an individual win in the 300 low hurdles in 53.3 seconds.

Patrick Mason and Andrew Hansen contributed to this report.