The Freeburg Midgets lost to the Alton Marquette Explorers 6-2 in the Class 3A Freeburg Regional semifinal game.
Chasity Hill and Miranda Schulte both had an RBI, and Schulte also had a double for the Midgets.
Schulte pitched all but the final inning, striking out four Explorers.
Marquette will face the Columbia Eagles at 11 a.m. Saturday for the regional championship game.
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Triad 13, Jersey 1, 5 innings
The Triad Knights came out swinging, scoring all thirteen of their runs in the first three innings in the Highland regional semifinal game.
Kari Sarhage went 3 for 3 with a double, home run and an RBI triple. Allison Kromray, Payton Bode and Liz Young each had RBI doubles, and Young also had a home run. Dallas Zirkelbach also had an RBI.
For the Knights, Sarhage pitched a complete game, striking out two and allowing only one run on three hits.
Triad will play in the regional championship game against Highland at 11 a.m. Saturday.