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Paxton Park District to host sand volleyball leagues

PAXTON — The Paxton Park District is hosting a Women’s Tuesday League and a Thursday Co-Ed League for sand volleyball.

Teams must submit registration information and payment prior to the June 1 deadline.

The registration form is available through the park district’s website at http://www.paxtonparkdistrict.com/current-programs---adult.html.


Area college sports catchup (April 7, 2018)

Zenner earns win for John A. Logan College baseball.

Area college sports catchup (March 25, 2018)

Augustana's Wrenn, Illinois Wesleyan's Walker named CCIW Softball Players of the Week
NAPERVILLE – Augustana’s Molly Wrenn and Illinois Wesleyan’s Brea Walker were selected as the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin Softball Players of the Week on Tuesday, March 21..
 
Walker, a sophomore pitcher from Gibson City and Gibson City-M

Area college sports catchup (March 18, 2018)

Tyler Rubarts -- As of Sunday, the 2014 Paxton-Buckley-Loda graduate has 42 kills, 18 digs and five blocks for Augustana College's men's volleyball team.
 
Jonny Walder -- As of Sunday, the former PBL baseball standout is hitting .375 through 16 at-bats with four RBIs, five runs scored and two stolen bases.
 
Andrew Zenner -- Through the first

PBL eighth-grade volleyball ends season with two-set loss to Princeville in IESA Class 3A state quarterfinals

TOLONO -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade volleyball team ended its 2018 season in Friday's IESA Class 3A state quarterfinals with a 27-25, 25-12 loss to Princeville.  
 
With the loss, the Panthers ended their season with a record of 21-2. 
 
"I’m disappointed for these kids because they have worked so hard all year," PBL

Bull's Custom Shop wins Paxton Park District Thursday Night Volleyball League championship

PAXTON --  Bull's Custom Shop wrapped up the Paxton Park District Thursday Night Volleyball League with a championship victory over the Defib Divas.  
 
Bulls entered the championship as the No. 1 tournament seed, while No. 4-seeded Defib Divas made it through the loser's bracket with victories over No. 2 Monical's (25-12, 25-20) and No.

PBL eighth-grade volleyball earns trip to IESA Class 3A state tournament with three-set victory over Beecher in sectionals

KANKAKEE -- With a 17-25, 25-22, 25-13 win Monday over Beecher in the IESA Class 3A Bishop McNamara Sectional, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade volleyball team earned a trip to the state tournament.
 
It is the fourth eighth-grade team that head coach Kelli Vaughn led to the state tournament, and first since 2010.

PBL eighth-grade volleyball sets school record for wins with three-set victory in IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Regional title match

HOOPESTON -- With a 25-18, 15-25, 25-21 victory Wednesday in the IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Regional championship match, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda claimed its third consecutive regional title.
 
The win also improved the Panthers' record to 20-1 as the team broke the eighth- and seventh-grade school record for most wins in a season.
 
“They kn

PBL eighth-grade volleyball defeats GCMS in two sets at IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Regional semifinals

HOOPESTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade volleyball team defeated Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 25-18, 25-22 in the IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Regional semifinals on Tuesday, March 6.
 
Kendra Johnson, Makenna Ecker and Addison Oyer each had five kills while Sydney Murphy led PBL (19-1) in aces with four and Oyer and Ecker each added three aces.
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PBL seventh-grade volleyball team ends season with loss to Beecher in IESA sectionals

HOOPESTON -- With a 25-10, 25-15 loss Monday to Beecher in the IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Sectional, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda seventh-grade volleyball team finished its season with a record of 14-9.
 
“I'm very pleased, very proud," PBL seventh-grade coach Kara Harrison said.