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Rainouts

Mother Nature threw a curveball on Wednesday's postseason play around North Central Illinois.

St. Bede's semifinal contest in the Seneca 2A baseball sectional has been postponed to 4:30 p.m. Thursday vs. Beecher. El-Paso Gridley will now face Palos Heights Chicago Christian on Friday with the championship game pushed back to 2 p.m. Saturday.

The heavy rains flooded out the Gardner 1A baseball sectional, forcing a move to drier grounds in Granville. The host Putnam County will face Holy trinity at 6:30 p.m. following the Christian Liberty Academy/Grant Park contest.

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