Zach Aring struck out seven and threw a five-inning perfect game as Beecher beat Momence 17-0 in a River Valley Conference baseball game Tuesday.
Aring was also 2-for-3 with a double and RBI. Mike Takacs had three hits for the Bobcats (6-4, 4-1), and Jake D'Anna had two hits, including his first career home run.
Marian Catholic 4, Nazareth Academy 1: David Calderon took a no-hitter into the seventh and finished with a three-hitter in a complete-game win over the Roadrunners.
Calderon struck out 10 for Marian (4-6). Pat Schmidt was 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI.
Illiana Christian 4, Addison 0: Starter Caleb Jonkman and reliever Josh VanBeek combined efforts for a shutout win, and Jordan Davis drove in two runs for the Vikings (3-2).
Beecher 11, Momence 0: Savannah Soppet and Mallory Ivers combined to throw a one-hitter in the Ladycats' RVC win over the Redskins.
Soppet and Megan Gliva were both 3-for-4. Isabella Woolslayer doubled twice, and Sarah Crews added a double for Beecher (14-1).
St. Francis de Sales 14, St. Benedict 2 (5 inn): Jensen Hunt drove in five runs, and Deja Harris hit three triples in the rout. Stephanie Galan struck out seven to earn the win.
Providence 5, Marian Catholic 4: Susie Baranski had a triple and double, but the Spartans (3-5, 0-3) fell ot the Celtics in East Suburban Catholic Conference play.
Bloom Township 9, Rich South 0: Erika Garcia scored three goals to lead the Blazing Trojan (5-3, 2-0) to a Southland Athletic Conference rout.
Andi Hernandez and Briana Williams each added two goals for Bloom.
Crete-Monee 8, Rich East 1: Adrianna Vera had four goals and two assists to lead the Warriors (4-5-1, 2-0) to an SAC win over the Rockets
Also adding goals were Amanda Baron, Ashley Cockle, Taylor Lafevre and Ashley James.
Carmel Catholic 4, Marian Catholic 1: Kyle Scheffers gave the Spartans (15-4, 2-2 East Suburban Catholic Conference) a 6-1, 6-0 win in No. 1 singles, but the Corsairs swept the rest of the match.
Reavis 25-25, Thornton Fractional 16-19: Jose Gonzalez had two kills and two blocks, and Julian Ayar had two kills, but Thornton Fractional (0-14-1, 0-8) fell to the Rams in a South Suburban Conference match.
Joliet Catholic 25-25, Marian Catholic 20-13: Jake Piekarski had six kills, four blocks and three digs to lead the Spartans (1-17, 0-1) in an East Suburban Catholic Conference loss to the Hilltoppers.
News and Notes
'Wounded Warrior Game' postponed: Due to poor field conditions, Thursday's Coal City at Beecher girls soccer game has been postponed, Beecher coach Dawn Compton said.
No new date has been set. The game honors current military men and women and veterans. All proceeds go to the fund.
Henderson tribute Saturday: A memorial service for former Crete-Monee and Duke basketball star Phil Henderson will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Crete-Monee High School auditorium.
Henderson died Feb. 16.
Kendall Gill and former Duke teammate Robert Brickey are expected to speak as well as friend Greg Murray.