Will Bird held Fulton hitless until the seventh inning Friday night, pitching Morrison to a 4-0 win at Alliant Energy Field.

Bird finished with a two-hitter, striking out 13 batters and walking four. Brian Zahnle broke up the no-hitter with an infield roller in the seventh, and Weston Jones followed with a line-drive single to center.

Bird also drove in the only run he needed with an RBI double in the first inning. Fulton pitcher Ashton Hutton allowed just five hits.

Fillies win in softball

MANLIUS, Ill. — After outscoring Fulton 10-0 over the final three innings Thursday, Morrison (17-4, 7-0 conference) scored 10 runs in the final three innings Friday to turn a 1-0 lead into an 11-4 win against Bureau Valley in Three Rivers conference softball.

Newman tops Panthers

STERLING, Ill. — Sterling Newman scored five runs in the bottom of the first and led 9-0 after three on its way to a 10-2 victory over Prophetstown/Erie on Friday.

BASEBALL

MORRISON 4, FULTON 0

Morrison    100    210    0    —    4    5    1

Fulton    000    000    0    —    0    2    1

WP — Will Bird. LP — Ashton Hutton. Two or more hits — Morrison (Bird 3). 2B — Morrison (Bird 2). 3B — Morrison (Blean).

SOFTBALL

MORRISON 11, BUREAU VALLEY 4

Morrison    100    043    3    —    11    13

Bureau Valley    000    000    4    —    4    8

Christie Wiersema; Danielle Stralow (6) and Marie Deter; Taylor Hewitt; Sam Shepard (6) and Brooklyn McMahon. Two or more hits — Morrison (Shannon Finneran 3, Danielle Stralow 3, Allie Wiersema 2); Bureau Valley (Hewitt 2, Shepard 2, Anna Phillips 2). 2B — Morrison (Finneran, Stralow, A. Wiersema). RBIs — Morrison (C. Wiersema 3, Stralow 2, Finneran 2, Allie Hanson 2, Paula Bush, Deter); Bureau Valley (Hewitt, Bailey Roberts, Ali Brokaw, Dewort).

STERLING NEWMAN 10, PROPHETSTOWN/ERIE 2

P’town/Erie    000    200    0    —    2    6    4

Newman    522    010    0    —    10    11    0

Haily Huizenga (3 ip, 8 h, 9 r, 2 bb, 1 k), Shroeder (4 ip, 3 h, 1 r, 0 bb, 2 k) and Kimberly Teats; Turnroth (7 ip, 6 h, 2 r, 0 bb, 8 k) and Oetting. Two or more hits — Prophetstown/Erie (Teats 2); Newman (Moore 2). 2B — Prophetstown/Erie (Teats). 3B — Newman (Cesarek). RBIs — Prophetstown/Erie (Heather Bennett, Amanda Bertolozzi); Newman (Oetting 3, Hurd 2, Moore, Turnroth, Gassman).