Eagles, Chargers Capture Regional Titles

Mercer County and Orion won Class 2A Baseball regional championships Monday.  For the Golden Eagles it was their second straight tile and the Chargers won their first crown in eight years. Mercer County will face El Paso-Gridley and Orion will square off with Deer Creek-Mackinaw at the Farmington Sectional on Thursday. The Orion softball team also won a Class 2A regional championship and will play Ilini West at Knoxville on Thursday.




Mercer County 9  Illini West 2


Deer Creek-Mackinaw 8  Brimfield-Elmwood 0

@El Paso

El Paso-Gridley 8  Eureka 5


Orion 14  Sherrard 4


Alleman 5  St. Bede 2


Princeville 14  Ridgewood 8




Orion 7  Brimfield-Elmwood 4


Illini West 8  Beardstown 6


Farmington 1  Midwest Central 0 (game suspended after 1 inning and will be completed Tuesday)