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Warriors Down Rock Falls, Capture Regional Title

June 1, 2014
Sterling High School

Final Score:
Sterling 6
Rock Falls: 1


Read more in this article courtesy of Sauk Valley Media!

Additional Notes/Info:

  • Senior Karlie Mellott’s  two hits Saturday give her 220 for her SHS career, which ranks 15th in IHSA history.
  • Mellott cracked her 16th double of the season Saturday, breaking the SHS record of 15 set by Sarah Alderfer in 2003.
  • Sophomore Erin Stroup reached base four times Saturday, raising her on-base percentage for the season to .511
  • Freshman pitcher Lexi Staples picked up her 27th win of the season – 2 better than the previous school record of 25 set by Stephanie Kester in 2012.
  • Sterling has won three straight softball regional championships for the first time in program history.  Sterling has won a total of seven regional titles, all occurring since 2004.
  • Sterling improves to 24-3 against class-3A or smaller competition this season.  The Golden Warriors went 3-5 against 4A competition this season.

Marengo 3A Sectional Schedule:

Tues., 3/3/14: Sterling (27-8) Vs. Burlington-Central (23-9)

Wed., 3/4/14: Marengo (27-10) Vs. Belvidere (19-8)

Winners meet Saturday (3/7/14, 11:00 a.m.) for championship and spot in the Barrington Super-Sectional 

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