IHSA Class 2A STATE SEMIFINALS
In the Class 2A State Semifinals Rockridge and Pinckneyville will meet at 3 pm in East Peoria.
Rockridge came out of the Farmington Sectional. In the regional semifinals and finals, Rockridge defeated United 17-2 and Tremont 5-2. Rockridge would defeat Beardstown 9-0 in the sectional semifinals and Brimfield 10-0 in the sectional championship. In the super-sectionals Rockridge advanced over St. Bede 10-0.
Pinckneyville played in the Johnston City Sectional. In the regional, Pinckneyville defeated Waltonville 11-2 and Johnston City 6-0. The would continue to win in the sectional defeating Fairfield 9-2 and Trico 8-4 in the championship game. Pinckneyville would play Casey-Westfield in the super-sectional and advance with a 3-0 victory.
In the other Class 2A State Semifinal game Williamsville will compete against Beecher at 5:30 pm on Friday, June 1.
Williamsville began play in the Gillespie Sectional. In regional play, Williamsville defeated New Berlin 19-0 and Pleasant Plains 6-2. Williamsville beat Gillespie 13-2 in the sectional semifinals. In the super sixteen, Williamsville met Marquette and won 2-0. Williamsville would advance to the state semifinal after defeating St. Joseph-Ogden 6-3 in the super-sectional.
Beecher played Carver Military Academy in the regional semifinal and won 20-0. Reed-Custer would be Beecher’s next opponent and would win 10-1. In the sectional semifinals and finals, Beecher defeated Herscher 8-4 and Seneca 3-2. Beecher would advance to the state semifinals after beating IC Catholic 8-0 in the super-sectional.
Both games will be played on Friday, June 1 at EastSide Centre in East Peoria.