Four local teams punch their ticket to the IHSA Sections in high school baseball.
Marquette 1 Bunker Hill 0 (1A)
Marquette blanked Bunker Hill 2-0 for the Marquette Regional crown. Tommy Anderson pitched a complete game shutout while Jack Miller homered. The Explorers face Nokomis Wednesday in the Carlinville Sectional.
Carrollton 1 Calhoun 0 (1A)
Carrolton hurler Joey Coonrod has tormented the Warriors all season long but his third win over Calhoun was the most painful. Coonrod fired a one-hitter in the Hawks win. Carrolton will face Waterloo Gibault Thursday at the Carlinville Sectional.
Metro East Lutheran 3 Civic Memorial 2 (2A)
Red hot Metro East Lutheran's Cinderella story continues. After a slow start, they've won 8 of 9. They will face Quincy Notre Dame Wednesday in QND's sectional.
Litchfield 5 Southwestern 0
The Purple Panthers blanked the Piasa Birds in Gillespie Regional action.