The Clinton Lady Maroons defeated the Tuscola Lady Warriors by a score of 3-0 on Thursday evening. The Lady Maroons were led by the Country Finanical representative Maroons Player of the Game Tori Wilson who was 1-3, and threw out two base runners. Senior Alexis Estes pitched for six innings with three hits, no runs, two walks, and twelve strikeouts. Estes is 20-5 in the season.
Junior Maddie Meinhold pitched for the Lady Warriors. She had four hits, three runs, three walks, and nine strikeouts.
With the win the Lady Maroons improve to 25-8 overall and 12-1 in conference action. Tuscola falls to 26-4 and 13-1.
The Lady Maroons wrap up their season Saturday at Central A&M. With the win they share the conference crown.
Tune in Monday, May 23, as the Maroons take on Urbana and Tuesday, May 24, as the Lady Maroons take on either Urbana or Mahomet at Rantoul in regional action. You can hear the game live on The Big 1520 AM/92.3 FM WHOW and online at dewittdailynews.com.