Prep Baseball & Softball

Panthers shutout Warriors in Southwestern Conference softball

The O’Fallon Panthers shut out the Granite City Warriors 5-0 in high school softball Thursday.

O’Fallon scored its five runs in the first three innings. Alley Johnson and Courtney Keller both hit RBI triples. Nikole Patterson also hit an RBI hit. Caroline Keller went 1-for-2 at the plate and Ashley Schloer went 1-for-3.

Panthers’ freshman Hayleigh Juenger allowed just three hits throughout six innings while striking out six Warriors.

The Panthers (15-11) take on Civic Memorial in non-conference action Saturday at 10 a.m. Granite City (8-16) will face Belleville Eastat 4:30 p.m. Friday.