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GCMS volleyball to start 2014 season anew

GIBSON CITY – The gymnasium at Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School features a new floor and some new bleachers.

The volleyball team will be the first GCMS team to have the opportunity to test out the improved digs on a gameplay level when it hosts its season opener Monday, Sept. 8 against Bismarck-Henning.


PBL volleyball has goals of winning big in 2014

PAXTON – Two years ago, Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School’s volleyball team set a school record by winning 25 matches.

Last year, the Panthers fell a little short of that mark with a record of 17-12-1.

This year, PBL hopes to get back to the 20-win mark, says head coach Kristin Oyer.


Christ Lutheran volleyball starts season with another new head coach

BUCKLEY – After last year’s head volleyball coach – Michelle Lancaster – moved to Iowa, Christ Lutheran High School replaced her with someone who is familiar with the talent in the Buckley area.


Paxton Park District women's volleyball scores/schedule

TUESDAY, Aug. 12
Pizza Hut def. IGA 25-20, 25-20
Monicals def. Fuddy Duddies 25-9, 25-14
Animal Clinic def. Defib Divas 25-21, 25-19
CESI def. Carter Trucking / Jumpin’ Jax 25-16, 26-24
TUESDAY, Aug. 19
Pizza Hut (10-4) vs. CESI (8-6)
Monicals (10-4) vs. Animal Clinic (10-4)
Championship match, 8:30 p.m.


PBL volleyball to host tournament Saturday, Sept. 20

PBL VOLLEYBALL CLASSIC

At Paxton

SATURDAY, Sept. 20

Gold Pool (PBL High School gym)

PBL vs. Lexington, 9 a.m.

Rantoul vs. PBL, 10 a.m.

Milford vs. Lexington, 11 a.m.

Lexington vs. Rantoul, noon

Milford vs. PBL, 1 p.m.

Rantoul vs. Milford, 2 p.m.


PBL Pork-Chop Kickoff Schedule

PORK-CHOP KICKOFF SCHEDULE

At Paxton

FRIDAY, Aug. 22

Volleyball pictures, 4 p.m.

Senior athlete picture, 4:30 p.m.

Volleyball Soda Pop Scrimmage at PBL High School gym, 5 p.m.

Cross country pictures, 5-5:15 p.m.

Cheerleader pictures, 5:15-5:45 p.m.


SPORTS NOTEBOOK 8-13-14

PBL to host Pork Chop Kickoff Friday, Aug. 22
PAXTON — The PBL Booster Club’s annual Pork Chop Kick-Off is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 22, with a volleyball scrimmage starting at 5 p.m. and a football scrimmage starting at 7 p.m.


PBL, Christ Lutheran volleyball teams to play in Timberwolf Tip-Off

TIMBERWOLF TIP-OFF

MONDAY, Aug. 25

Columbia Pool (at Watseka)

Momence vs. Christ Lutheran, 6 p.m.

Watseka vs. Hoopeston Area, 7 p.m.

Silver Pool (at Cissna Park)

Milford vs. Fisher, 5 p.m.

PBL vs. Tri-Point, 6 p.m.

Navy Pool (at Cissna Park)


PBL's Skylar Harris volleys in Europe

PAXTON – It is a needless thing to say, but Europe is a long way from East Central Illinois.


SPORTS NOTEBOOK 7-30-14

PBL to host Pork Chop Kick-Off Friday, Aug. 22
PAXTON — The PBL Booster Club’s annual Pork Chop Kick-Off is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 22, with a volleyball scrimmage starting at 5 p.m. and a football scrimmage starting at 7 p.m. All fall high school athletic teams and the school’s marching band will be introduced at the event.