MARQUETTE 8, HILLSBORO 1 — The Explorers got wins in singles from John Claywell (No. 1), Daniel McCluskey (No. 2), Joe Segneri (No. 3), Peter Wendle (No. 4) and Alex Cousley (No. 5). In doubles victories came from Claywell/Segneri (No. 1), McCluskey/Nathan Walters (No. 2) and Wendle/Cousley (No. 3).
CARLYLE 7, ALTON 4 — Despite outhitting Carlyle 11-4 on Monday at GCS Stadium in Sauget, the Redbirds lost, dropping them to 10-4 on the season. They were plagued by three errors in the setback.
Mikey Hampton, Devin Colley and Steven Pattan all had two hits to spark the offense. Pattan and Robbie Taul both had triples, while Steven Nguyen knocked a double.
Sam Ballard suffered the loss on the hill, fanning seven, walking two and scattering three hits, but allowing four runs, all earned, in 3.2 innings pitched.
BELLEVILLE EAST 1, ALTON 0 — A second-half goal lifted the Belleville East Lancers past the Redbirds on Monday. Alton slipped to 9-2-2 overall and 0-1-1 in the Southwestern Conference with the loss.
Julia-May Campbell had nine saves in the defeat for the Birds in goal. East's Lauren Bushcur scored the lone goal on an assist from Julia Moran.
ROXANA 0, GILLESPIE 0 — With the scoreless tie, the Shells are now 6-2-2 overall and 1-1-1 in the South Central Conference.
WATERLOO 6, CM 0 — The Eagles were blanked at the Bethalto Sports Complex Monday by Waterloo, dropping to 3-6-2 overall and 0-5 in the Mississippi Valley Conference.
LITCHFIELD 11, MELHS 0 — The lopsided loss on the road dropped the Knights to 0-7 on the season.
ALTHOFF 2, MELHS 0 — The Knights lost in two games to the Crusaders at Thomas Hooks Gyms Monday, 27-25, 25-23. MELHS is now 6-5.
A.J. Risavy set up the Metro offense with a team-high 19 assists. Stephen Korte had a team-best 16 digs and 8 kills and Nathan Partelow had five kills. Braden Woolsey contributed 6 blocks for the Knights.