Trigg County overcame a slow start to beat Lyon County 4-1 in the semifinals of the Fourth District Boys' Soccer Tournament at Lee Jones Park in Eddyville.
Joel Ben Thomas recorded the hat trick for the Wildcats, who now advance to Thursday night's championship game against Caldwell County. The Tigers got hat tricks from Jesse Sherrill and Glenn Gray to beat Dawson Springs 7-1.
For Thomas, it was the first Wildcat hat trick scored in the district tournament since Josh Luxmore scored four in 2001.
Trigg County improves to 11-3-4 on the season, while Lyon County's season ends at 0-12-2.
Thursday's championship game with Caldwell County (10-5-1) begins at 5:30pm in Eddyville.