The IHSA 1-A Mendota sectional will be a postseason Big Northern Conference tournament of sorts, with four teams punching their tickets to the next round of the postseason.
The Rockford Christian Lady Royal Lions defeated Keith Country day, 4-3, on R.C.'s home turf. They advance to the sectional semifinals against Byron, who also played on their home field in the regional finals. The Lady Tigers defeated Indians Creek in overtime, 2-1.
Lutheran visited Winnebago, and held off the Lady Indians by a 3-2 margin to send the Lady Crusaders to Mendota. They draw Stillman Valley, who beat Princeton at the Hinckley-Big Rock regional final by a 2-1 decision.
The Mendota sectional semifinals are on Tuesday, with the 1-A championship match set for Friday.