The Marquette Catholic Explorers entered the Class 2A Jacksonville Regional the No. 6 seed, but leave the top dog.
The Explorers defeated Chatham Glenwood 1-0 on Friday to earn a regional championship and earn a spot in the Columbia Sectional. Marquette will face the Columbia Eagles at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the sectional semifinals.
Jacob File propelled the Explorers into the sectionals with the lone goal. File scored in the 62nd minute on an assist from Kwame Ngwa. Goalie Brandon Sanfilippo gobbled up 12 saves in the shutout victory as the Titans outshot Marquette 12-8 in the game. Chatham also won the corners battle 4-2.
The Explorers improved to 13-6-3 on the season with the win. They are 10-2 in their last 12 games.