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High school sports roundup for Wednesday, May 18: Sage Mardjetko strikes out 16, Lemont clinches conference title

SOFTBALL

Lemont 4 vs. Oak Forest 0

Sage Mardjetko struck out 16 in a one-hit shutout, and Lemont (25-6, 16-3) clinched the South Suburban Blue Conference title. Raegan Duncan went 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs and Natalie Pacyga 2 for 3 for Lemont.

Wheaton North 2, St. Charles East 0

Erin Metz struck out five in a one-hit shutout and Gabs Langlois and Lauren Vaughn scored Wheaton North’s runs.

BASEBALL

Westmont 18, Chicago Noble 3

Jason Czaplewski went 3 for 3 with a double, three runs scored and three RBIs, and Westmont (20-15) reached the 20-win mark for the 12th time in program history. Jack Gedraitis went 3 for 4 with a double and five RBIs.

GIRLS SOCCER

Hinsdale Central 5, Riverside Brookfield 4

The Red Devils won in penalty kicks to advance to Saturday’s regional final against Morton.

BOYS VOLLEYBALL

Wheaton Warrenville South d. Naperville North 25-15, 25-18



Joshua  Welge

Joshua Welge

I am the Sports Editor for Kendall County Newspapers, the Kane County Chronicle and Suburban Life Media, covering primarily sports in Kendall, Kane, DuPage and western Cook counties. I've been covering high school sports for 24 years. I also assist with our news coverage.