Lauren Kemp struck out four batters and threw a nohitter to help visiting Desert Mountain blank Phoenix North Canyon (5-12, 2-3) 14-0 in a 5A Desert Valley Region softball game on Wednesday.
Christy McDannell hit a two-run home run and Stefanie Ewing had a double and two RBIs for the Wolves (18-4, 5-0).
GILBERT 13, CHANDLER 5: Mikkela Jasken went 3-for-4 with an RBI to help lead the Tigers (14-8, 5-2) over the visiting Wolves in a 5A Fiesta Region game.
HORIZON 23, PARADISE VALLEY 0:
Katie Gilmore went 4-for-5 and had five RBIs as the host Huskies (11-4, 3-2) dominated the Trojans in a 5A Desert Valley Region game. Aryn Nemiroff pitched a one-hit shutout for Horizon. Jaci Hull went 3-for-3 and scored five times for the Huskies.
CACTUS SHADOWS 15, NOTRE DAME PREP 4: Allison Bingham was 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs as the visiting Falcons defeated the Saints (4-14, 0-4) in five innings of 4A Desert Sky Region play. Val Laschen was 2-for-3 with two RBIs.
RED MOUNTAIN 4, DOBSON 1:
Cassi Forsyth (13-2) had 16 strikeouts as the Mountain Lions defeated the visiting Mustangs in a 5A East Valley Region game. Alyssa Ingram and Michelle Cannon both went 2-for-3 for Red Mountain.
CHAPARRAL 12, DESERT RIDGE 1:
Erica Bailey got her 11th win with eight strikeouts in four innings of play as the host Firebirds (11-8, 6-0) blew out the Jaguars in a 4A East Sky Region game called after five innings due to the mercy rule. Alea Newman went 2-for-3 with four RBIs, and Bailey went 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Emily Farrier went 1-for-2 with a double and an RBI for Desert Ridge.
MESQUITE 13, HIGHLAND 0: Amber Lira-Henson went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs while also improving her record to 11-3 in a victory over the Hawks. Sandra Lara went 2-for-3 with a double, a triple, and four RBIs for the Wildcats.
CASA GRANDE 6, HAMILTON 5:
Jennifer Stalter went 3-for-4 with three RBIs to lead the host Cougars past the Huskies in eight innings. Kailin Davis went 2-for-4 and Kim Hayashi finished 2-for-3 for Hamilton.