The Burlington Bees beat the Quad Cities River Bandits 5-4 last night in Davenport, on a 12th inning single by Eric Aguilera and another RBI single by Brandon Bayardi.
The two teams play again this morning at 11 at Modern Woodmen Park. Aguilera, by the way, has been named the Midwest League’s Player-of-the-week .
In high school baseball…
United 12, West Central 2
Illini West 14, South Fulton 9
In boys high school soccer…
Davenport West 3, BHS 1
(#4-1A) Danville-New London 5, Central Lee 3 (Bears are now 15-0)
In girls soccer…
Clear Creek-Amana 3, Mt. Pleasant 0
Keokuk 4, Fairfield 2
The New London and Winfield-Mt. Union girls finished one-two in the Class 1A first-round regionals, so both advance to the regional finals on the 27th. Danville was 4th and Holy Trinity placed 6th. Individually, W-MU’s Grace Edwards medaled and New London’s Emma Pry, Morgan Oliver, Paetyn Prottsman and Jorgi Krieger also advance.
The Central Lee girls placed third in the 3A regionals as a team, but Alex Krehbiel won medalist honors, so she advances to the regional finals next week. Other area teams that didn’t advance were L-M in 6th, ND-WB in 7th and Mediapolis in 8th.
In a 2A girls regional, Columbus finished 3rd, Wapello 5th and Van Buren 6th. None will advance to the regional finals.