WATSEKA — Will Cagley and Parker Busch had two hits apiece and top-seed Prairie Central rallied from a 4-0 deficit to defeat No. 2 seed PBL, 5-4, in the championship game of the Class 2A Watseka Regional on Friday.
Prairie Central (15-11) advances to the Braidwood Sectional next week. The Hawks scored four times in the fourth inning to knot the score at 4-4 and went ahead for good with a run in the fifth inning.
Marcus Bachtold (5-1) went the distance for the Hawks, striking out six and walking two. Tanner Harris had a solo home run in the first inning for PBL (22-7).