At Howland, Kayla Dube struck out 15 while walking two and allowing one hit to lead the Howlers to their 11th victory.
It was Dube’s seventh shutout and third one-hitter.
Dube helped her own cause, leading off the third inning with a double and scoring on a Shaelyn Jones single. Jones also had another single while Jenna Hope added a double for the Howlers.
Ashley Rollins had the lone Stearns hit.
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Rollins and Mooney; Dube and Hope