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Friday night sports update

Girls regional soccer: No. 1 seed Alleman topped Tigresses 8-1 for the Princeton 1A regional soccer crown at Tiskilwa.

Girls sectional track: Princeton's Zoe Mead and Colbi Schertz qualify for the IHSA 2A State Track and Field Meet out of the Plano Sectional.

The junior Schertz won the shot put with a first-place toss of 39 feet, 4 inches. It will be her first trip to State.Mead makes the trip to Charleston for the fourth time, placing second in both the 400 meters (1:00.1) and the 800 meters (2;20.59). She was the second seed in both races coming in.

The 1A and 2A State semifinals will be held Thursday in Charleston.

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