The Breese Central girls have advanced to the super-sectional round of the IHSA Class 3A basketball tournament.
Thursday night at Carbondale, the Lady Cougars claimed the sectional title with a 45 to 36 win over East St. Louis.
Central will play Effingham in the Springfield Super-Sectional Monday at 7 p.m. Effingham beat Charleston 63 to 54 in the Lincoln Sectional final.
In Class 4A, Edwardsville won the Champaign Sectional by defeating Rock Island 48 to 44 in overtime. The Tigers go up against Chicago Mother McAuley Monday night in the Bloomington Super-Sectional.