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Baseball

Putnam County 1A Regional

Title - (1) Putnam County 15, (2) Newark 0.

Gardner 1A Sectional (moved to Granville)

Thursday: Game 1 - Arlington Heights Christian Liberty Academy (13-12)  vs. Grant Park (15-5), 4:30 p.m.

Game 2 - (1) Putnam County 10, Chicago Holy Trinity 0 (5 inn)

Saturday: Title - (1) Putnam County (18-9) vs. winner 1, 10 a.m.

Lisle 1A Super-Sectional

Monday: winners Gardner, Hanover sectionals 1 p.m.

Oregon 2A Regional

Title - (5) Oregon 1, (6) Mendota 0

Ottawa Marquette 2A Regional

Title - (1) St. Bede 2, (3) Marquette 1

Seneca 2A Sectional

Thursday: Beecher 5, St. Bede 2

Friday: Game 2 - Palos Heights Chicago Christian (30-6) vs. El Paso-Gridley (20-3), 4:30 p.m.

Saturday: Title - Beecher (14-14) vs. winners 2, 2 p.m.

Beecher 100 030 1 - 5 4 0

St. Bede 011 000 0 - 2 9 5

WP: Aring (7ip, 9h, 2r, 2er, 6k, 3w, 2hbp). LP: Smith (4.1ip, 4h, 4er, 6k, 2w). RP: Groleau (2.2ipn, 0h, 1r, 0er, 4k, 1w, 1hbp). Hitting for SBA (19-3): Morrow ss (2-3, 2b), Lucas cf (1-3, hbp), Groleau rf-p (1-3, 2b, rbi), Schwab 2b (0-4), Bima c (1-3, hr, rbi), Pietrowski 3b (2-3), Postula lf (1-2, 2b), Smith p-2b (0-1), Ebener dh (1-2, 2b), Bellino 1b (0-2), Brady ph (0-1). Totals: 26-2-9-2. LOB: 12. E: Smith, Schwab, Bellino 2, Morrow.

Lisle 1A Super-Sectional

Monday: winners Lisle, Seneca sectionals 1 p.m.

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