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PBL's Katelyn Riffle signs letter of intent to play volleyball for Parkland College

CHAMPAIGN -- Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School senior Katelyn Riffle signed her letter of intent to continue her volleyball career at Parkland College on Friday.
 
She will join a Cobras squad that has won the NJCAA Division II national championship in each of the past two years and played in the national title match in each of the past four seasons.
 

PBL eighth-grade volleyball ends season in IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Sectional with three-set loss to Tolono Unity

HOOPESTON -- Under the head coaching job of Kelli Vaughn, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade volleyball team reached the state tournament three times, the last time in 2010.
 
Even though the 2017 Panthers came one victory short of making it a fourth straight appearance, as Tolono Unity defeated PBL 21-25, 25-23, 25-21 in the IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Sectional, Vaugh

Quality Plumbing wins third consecutive Paxton Park District Women's Volleyball League title

PAXTON -- In the semifinals of the Paxton Park District Women’s Volleyball League, No. 1 seed Quality Plumbing defeated No. 4 seed Monical’s 25-22, 25-19.  
 
In the other match, No. 3 seed Farmers-Merchants National Bank defeated No. 7 seed Pizza Hut 25-17, 11-25, 15-7.

St. John's volleyball team loses 25-22, 25-14 to Cissna Park in IESA Class 1A regional championship match

CISSNA PARK — The St. John’s Lutheran School eighth-grade volleyball team lost 25-22, 25-14 to Cissna Park in the championship match of the IESA Class 1A Cissna Park Regional on Thursday.

With the loss, the second-seeded Eagles ended their season with a record of 19-4.


St. John's volleyball team to play in regional championship match at Cissna Park

CISSNA PARK -- The St. John's Lutheran School eighth-grade volleyball team won 25-13, 25-19 over Tri-Point in the IESA Class 1A Cissna Park Regional semifinals on Tuesday.
 
The second-seeded Eagles will face top-seeded Cissna Park, which defeated Donovan 25-8, 25-10 in the other semifinal match, in the regional championship match at 6 p.m. Thursday.

PBL eighth-grade volleyball team claims IESA Class 3A regional championship with three-set win over Watseka Glenn Raymond

PAXTON -- There was more on the line for the Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade volleyball team on Tuesday than just the IESA Class 3A Paxton Regional championship.
 
The Panthers also had a chance to be a part of history, as it would be the second PBL Junior High School class -- and first since the 2013 eighth-graders -- to win a regional championship on both the seven

PBL seventh-grade volleyball loses in IESA Class 3A sectional round to Tolono Unity

ST. JOSEPH -- For the second year in a row, Paxton-Buckley-Loda's seventh-grade volleyball team ended its season in the sectional round.
 
On Monday, Tolono Unity bested PBL 25-13, 25-22 in the IESA Class 3A St.

Tri-Point, St. John's volleyball teams to meet in IESA Class 1A Cissna Park Regional semifinals

CISSNA PARK -- The St. John's Lutheran School volleyball team won 25-2, 25-2 over Hopkins Park Lorenzo Smith on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the IESA eighth-grade Class 1A Cissna Park Regional.
 
Tri-Point defeated Bourbonnais St. Paul's 25-16, 25-9.
 
Second-seeded St.

PBL eighth-grade volleyball team defeats Clifton J.L. Nash 25-18, 31-29 in IESA regional semifinals

PAXTON -- The third time was the charm for the Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade volleyball team.
 
Prior to Saturday's IESA Class 3A Paxton Regional semifinal game against Clifton J.L. Nash, the Panthers lost their previous two matches to the Rockets.
 
In both losses, the last match was decided by the minimum margin of two points.

PBL seventh-grade volleyball team claims IESA Class 3A Onarga Regional championship with three-set win over GCMS

ONARGA -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda seventh-grade volleyball team won its second straight regional title on Thursday.
 
The Panthers claimed the IESA Class 3A Onarga Regional championship with a three-set victory over Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley.
 
“They worked really hard," PBL seventh-grade coach Kara Harrison said.
 
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