Kristina Bettis Throws First Perfect Game in Jefferson College Softball History

(HILLSBORO) Jefferson College’s freshman pitcher Kristina Bettis made history on April 7th by throwing the first perfect game in the program’s history.

Bettis tossed 5 innings against Mineral Area College in a 9-0 win, striking out 7 and not allowing a single runner to reach base.

 
Bettis hails from Belleville East High School in Swansea, Illinois and had never thrown a perfect game or a no-hitter before.

 
As a result of her perfect game performance, the National Junior College Athletics Association named Kristina Bettis the Division 1 Softball Pitcher of the Week.

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