A pair of goals from Janelle St. Pierre powered the Culver-Stockton College women's soccer team a 4-0 victory over William Woods in Wednesday night's season opener at NX Level Field in Canton, Mo.
Five minutes into the game, C-SC's Makkel Parrott sent a long pass to the corner where Montse Caparros ran it down and crossed the ball to the far past where St. Pierre was to bury the header for a 1-0 lead. Emma McKinstry made it a 2-0 lead in the eight minute be beating the defense to a loose ball and scoring into an open net.
Jody Ellis scored her first collegiate goal in the 30th minute, and St. Pierre finished the scoring with a goal off an assist from Ellis in the 86th minute.
The Wildcats outshot the Owls 17-1 with Kehley Bitzas earning the 12th shutout of her career.
Hawkeye Community College d. JWCC volleyball: The first game in the rebirth of the Trail Blazers' program was a struggle with a 25-9, 25-16, 25-13 loss in Waterloo, Iowa.
Springfield SHG d. QHS boys golf: Blake Hayden shot a 78 to lead the Blue Devils in a dual loss at Panther Creek Golf Course. SHG carded a 312, while Quincy posted a 326. Parker Campbell shot a 79 for QHS.
Winchester West Central d. Southeastern golf: The Suns' Bishop Roberts carded a 46, but Southeastern lost by 25 strokes in the dual at Plum Creek Golf Course in Winchester, Ill.
Belleville West 8, QHS girls tennis 1: The Blue Devils' Olivia Clayton defeated Kaitlyn Fiedler, 7-5, 7-6 (7-4) at No. 1 singles for Quincy's lone victory in the dual in Belleville, Ill. The Blue Devils' Isabella Trinh split two sets at No. 2 singles, but lost the tiebreaker 10-4.