Hunter Kreup scored twice to highlight an impressive first half as the Central Cougars defeated Mount Carmel 4-0 on Saturday in the title game of the Class 1A Central Regional.
The top-seeded Cougars (16-2-1) scored all four of their goals in the opening half in advancing into the Freeburg sectional. The Cougars will take on second-seeded Marquette (12-6-1) at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in one of two semifinals. Marquette defeated Father McGivney 4-1 to win the Marquette regional Friday.
Jay Detmer and Drew Wesselmann also scored goals for the Cougars.
Class 1A Harrisburg Regional
Freeburg goalie Greg Cockrell turned away seven shots, and Camden Beliveau scored the only goal of the game midway in the first half as the third-seeded Midgets defeated Mater Dei 1-0 in the title game of the Harrisburg regional.
The Midgets (15-10) will take on Althoff at the Freeburg sectional at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in a semifinal game. Althoff defeated Wesclin 7-0 to win the Greenville regional Friday.