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Granite City vs. Edwardsville girls soccer

Edwardsville's Hannah Bielicke (1) and Granite City's Anna Stearns nearly collide as they chase the ball during the Class 3A Granite City Regional championship on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Paul Kopsky,

Maddy Lant scored on a 40-yard free kick in the 92nd minute Friday to lift Minooka to a 2-1 victory over Edwardsville in the Class 3A Moline Sectional girls soccer final at Bloomington High.

Minooka (15-8-2) won its first sectional title and advanced to play Tuesday in the Class 3A Romeoville Super-Sectional at Lewis University against either Waubonsie Valley or Naperville North.

Lant also scored in the first half, but Edwardsville (15-9) — in its first sectional final since 2014 — forced overtime when Hannah Bielicke scored late in regulation.

The Tigers had a season-high five-game win streak snapped.

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