PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD/WYZZ) — Liz Grube struck out seven and tossed a three-hit shutout leading host Limestone to a 1-0 softball win over IVC in the season opener for both teams Wednesday.

Pontiac beat Metamora, 5-1, in a battle of state-ranked softball teams. Pekin, Normal West and Knoxville also won softball games Wednesday.

Dunlap, Bloomington, Pontiac, Dee-Mack and Pontiac were among the baseball winners as well.

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