Senior sneaks in behind the defense and buries a six-yard shot for the go-ahead goal with 10:05 left in the second half as Batavia won 3-1.
Kickoff is 1 p.m. Saturday at Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium, Naperville.
Sullivan scored a brilliant goal when he one-timed a hard cross from Chris Ensign into the net, and 24 minutes later he and the Huskies were whooping it up with their fans after knocking out top-seeded Naperville Central 2-1 on Wednesday in a Class 3A Bolingbrook Sectional semifinal.
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Naperville North advances to play Geneva, a 23-25, 25-17, 25-23 winner over Metea Valley, in Thursday’s final.
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The victory sends St. Charles North (27-9) into Thursday’s Class 4A Neuqua Valley Regional championship match against Benet (35-1), which defeated Batavia 25-18, 25-13 earlier in the evening.
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Joe Sullivan and Max Auden of Naperville North, Pat Flynn of Naperville Central and Danny Shea of Metea Valley are starters for the 9-3-1 Falcons.
With the realization that anything can happen in a game, the Cardinals prepare the backups as if they were starters. That paid off Saturday against Wheaton.
MiLBY Award for the Midwest League champion Cougars comes via an online fans vote and the MiLB staff.
Complete playoff brackets for Class 8A through 1A.
The Kansas City Royals will start Yordano Ventura, a former pitcher for the Kane County Cougars, in game 6 of the World Series with the Royals facing elimination against the San Francisco Giants.