East wins first regional in seven years

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) The E-Rabs continued their dominance over the rest of the NIC-10 with a 68-35 regional title win over Auburn Friday night.

East senior Chris Burnell led the team with 20 points while junior Sincere Parker added 19.

It's the E-Rabs first regional championship since 2012.

They will take on St. Charles North in the RVC sectional semifinals on Tuesday.