High School Sports

Prairie Ridge headed to state finals

Randy Stukenberg for Shaw Media
Prairie Ridge team members celebrate after Timothy Jablonsky's (23) grand slam home run, putting the Wolves ahead of Mundelein 9-6 in the bottom of the fifth inning of the IHSA Class 4A Rockford Aviators Supersectional game Monday, June 9, 2014. The Wolces beat Mundelein 9-6 to advance to the state tournament.
Randy Stukenberg for Shaw Media Prairie Ridge team members celebrate after Timothy Jablonsky's (23) grand slam home run, putting the Wolves ahead of Mundelein 9-6 in the bottom of the fifth inning of the IHSA Class 4A Rockford Aviators Supersectional game Monday, June 9, 2014. The Wolces beat Mundelein 9-6 to advance to the state tournament.

The Prairie Ridge baseball team is headed to the state finals after beating Mundelein 9-6 on Monday night in the Class 4A Rockford Aviators Supersectional.

Tim Jablonsky's grand slam in the fifth inning made things 9-6 in an inning that began with the Wolves (24-16) trailing by three.

Prairie Ridge will face Providence (26-14) at 3 p.m. Friday in a state semifinal at Joliet's Silver Cross Field. The winner will move on to Saturday's 5 p.m. state final against the winner of South Elgin and St. Rita.

The Wolves last trip to state ended in a state title in 2007-08.

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