Stew-Stras/Windsor softball (5-1) buried Villa Grove on Wednesday, 13-0.
Kendall Knop (4-1) and the Comet defense shut down the Villa Grove offense, while the SS/W hitters broke out the bats. SS/W smacked three doubles and a home run. Becca Schlechte hit 3-for-4 with a double, Madison Quast was 2-for-2 with a double and Kennedy Ferris was 1-for-3, launching a 3-run home run. Megan Cress also doubled.
The Comets streaked out to a big lead in the 1st with a 6-run rally. Knop continued to stymie VG, while SS/W added a 3-run rally in the 2nd and a 4-run rally in the 3rd to go up 13-0. They coasted the next two innings and punched the ticket for the 10-run early dismissal in the 5th.
Stew-Stras/Windsor 13, Villa Grove 0
VillaG 000 00--0-3-0
SS/W 634 00--13-10-1
SS/W stats: Ferris 1-for-3, HR, 3 RBIs; Schlechte 3-for-4, 2B, RBI; Quast 2-for-2, 2B, 2 RBIs; Cress 1-for-2, 2B, 2 RBIs. Pitching (W) Knop (4-1) 5 IP, 0 runs, 3 hits, 0 BBs, 2 Ks.
VG stats: Pruitt 1-for-2; Mayhall 1-for-2; Richardson 1-for-2. Pitching (L) Childress 4 IP, 13 runs, 10 hits, 8 BBs, 1 K.