The Panthers Baseball team became regional champions on Saturday, defeating the Alton Redbirds 2-1. Bradley Harrison was a major part of the offense, reaching base twice. Harrison had a home run in the fifth inning. Additionally, he struck out eight Redbird batters. He ended his day allowing only one earned run, four hits, and two walks over seven innings. The Panthers continue their season when they take on Belleville West on Wednesday, June 1, in the Sectional Semi-Finals at Tom Pile Field in Edwardsville at 4:30 p.m.