Prep Roundup: Marietta's Walker no-hits Johns Creek, strikes out 19

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Sep. 7—McKaela Walker pitched a no-hitter and struck out 19 batters as Marietta defeated Johns Creek 3-1 in non-region play Tuesday.

Walker, who recorded all but two of the game's 21 outs by strikeout, also was 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs.

Marlie Quammie added a solo home run, while Andrea Linares finished 2-for-2.

The Lady Blue Devils (5-4) will travel to North Paulding on Thursday.

Kell 10, Greater Atlanta Christian 0 (5 inn.): Brooke Beam threw her second no-hitter of the year and struck out seven as the Lady Longhorns won the Region 6AAAAA matchup.

Beam also doubled and added an RBI.

Cassidy Dicus went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs, while Julia Morici and Quinn Overby each had a hit and drove in two. Kate Halfon and Alex Wesley each added a hit and scored twice.

Kell (8-6, 4-2) was set to travel to North Cobb on Wednesday.

Sprayberry 12, Roswell 1: Jordan Simpson went 3-for-5 with a homer and three RBIs as the Lady Yellow Jackets rolled to a Region 7AAAAAA victory.

Madison Moody had two hits and two RBIs, while Graci Pederson pitched five strong innings to earn the victory.

Sprayberry (10-7, 2-3) travels to Alpharetta on Thursday.