In Boys Baseball, the Dixon Dukes picked up a Sectional Championship with a 5-2 win over Rockford Boylan on Saturday at Sycamore.
Payton Lawrence struck out 13 Titans batters on the day to get the win for the Dukes. Tucker Cole, who tied the game with a solo home run in the bottom of the first inning, pitched the final three outs to earn the save for Dixon.
Dixon will be appearing in the Class 3A Super-Sectional for the first time in school history. The Dukes will play Dunlap on Monday afternoon at the Rock Island (Augustana College) Super-Sectional.
Dunlap scored the game winning run in the bottom of the 7th inning to beat Galesburg 2-1 on Saturday to win the Morton Sectional Championship.
The Dixon-Dunlap game will begin at 5pm on Monday afternoon. The winner of the game will advance into the State Semifinals in Joliet on Friday afternoon.
Monday 6/3/19 Super Sectional at Rock Island (Augustana College)
Dixon (26-4) vs Dunlap (27-5)
Game Time: 5pm
Game Location: Augustana Baseball Fields (1031 43rd Ave, Moline, IL 61265)
Directions to Field from Dixon: Take I-88 West (54 miles), continue onto IL-5 West (12 miles), turn left onto 7th street (0.2 miles), turn left onto 43rd ave (0.4 miles) arrive at Augustana Baseball Fields