High School Sports 5-4
Highlights from baseball, softball and soccer plus PND soccer signings
(Heart of Illinois ABC) - Washington baseball stayed unbeaten in Mid-Illini play with a 5-0 win over Canton on Monday night. Elsewhere, Pekin outlasted Metamora for a 1-0 win while Morton got their win back in a 6-3 victory over East Peoria. Braylin Smith hit the go-ahead home run for Morton in the fifth inning. In the Twin Cities, Normal U-High fell 2-1 to defending 3A State Champion Springfield. In the Big 12, Normal West swept a doubleheader against Peoria High.
In softball, Metamora beat Limestone 8-3 before getting a run-rule victory over Eureka. Elsewhere in the Mid-Illini, East Peoria beat Canton 4-1.
In soccer, Morton beat Limestone 6-0 and Peoria Notre Dame soccer standouts Danny Gutzwiller and Alester Dawson both signed their letters of intent to play at UW-Platteville next year.
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