Saturday's prep highlights

Saturday's prep highlights

In baseball
Danville 8-11, Decatur MacArthur 0-2. Chase Thurston threw a four-hit shutout and struck out 12 for the visiting Vikings in the first game. Austin West and Chuckie Robinson each homered. In the nightcap, Caleb Finley and Mike Vascura each went 3 for 3 for the Vikings, and West pitched four innings of no-hit relief.

Metamora 3-7, Centennial 2-6. Zach Parks was a combined 4 for 7 with three runs for the Chargers. In the second game, Drake Peratt went 2 for 3 for Centennial.

In softball
Centennial 13, Springfield Lanphier 2. Danielle Staske took a one-hit shutout into the seventh inning and finished with nine strikeouts, leading the Chargers to a road win. Kristen Leuck (3 for 4), Bekah Bamert (3 for 4) and Brianna Perry (2 for 4) each drove in three runs for Centennial.