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Local Sports Roundup -- 6/2/10
High School Baseball - Postseason

>Class 3A

@ East Peoria Sectional - EastSide Centre:

Galesburg - 13 (25-13)
Metamora - 6 (24-14)

The Silver Streaks won their 10th straight game and advance to the sectional championship game with the semifinal victory. Galesburg broke open a 5-4 lead in the seventh inning with eight runs and cruised. Nick Milligan drove in four runs and Andrew Steck added two hits, including a home run, and three RBIs. Tyler Farrell earned his fifth win of the season on the mound.

Streator - 8 (29-6)
Rock Island - 7 (31-5)

The Bulldogs knocked off the favored Rocks in the second semifinal game to advance.

- Galesburg and Streator meet in the championship game Saturday at Noon for a spot in Monday's Rock Island Supersectional at Augustana College

High School Softball - Postseason

>Class 4A

@ Belleville East Sectional (game played at Galesburg High School):


Moline 5 (27-9)
Normal West - 1 (33-1)

The Maroons advanced to the sectional final by handing Normal West its first loss of the season

-Semifinals at Belleville-


O'Fallon plays Edwardsville

-The winner meets Moline in Saturday's sectional championship game at 11:00
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