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Christ Lutheran defeats Tri-Point JV, loses to Decatur Christian

CULLOM — Christ Lutheran defeated Tri-Point’s junior varsity team 25-14, 25-17 Monday, Oct. 20.

Decatur Christian defeated the Crusaders 21-25, 25-14, 25-15 Tuesday, Oct. 21.

CLHS will play in the East Central Illinois Conference Friday and conclude Saturday.

PBL volleyball player Sarah Watts sets new school record; Panthers to play for third place in SVC Tournament

CLIFTON – Prior to the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School volleyball team’s two Tuesday matches in the Sangamon Valley Conference Tournament, senior Sarah Watts had 233 kills for the 2014 season.

She needed six more to become the all-time single-season kills leader, a title that, prior to Tuesday, belonged to both Ashley Vance (in 2001) and Lindsay Herriott (in 2004).

SVC Volleyball Tournament to raise money for hospitalized Watseka football player

CLIFTON — There will be a 50/50 raffle during the SVC volleyball tourney all week to benefit Watseka's Hayden Schaumburg and his family.

A 50/50 drawing will also take place at the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School football game this Friday.

SVC Volleyball Tournament update — 10-20-14

At Clifton
MONDAY, Oct. 20

Match 1 — Cissna Park def. Momence 25-16, 25-15
Match 2 — Gardner-South Wilmington def. Dwight 25-22, 12-25, 25-23
Match 3 — Cissna Park def. Gardner-South Wilmington 25-15, 25-12
Match 4 — Dwight def. Momence 25-12, 26-24
TUESDAY, Oct. 21

Christ Lutheran volleyball loses to DeLand-Weldon, Uni High

BUCKLEY — The Christ Lutheran volleyball team lost 25-18, 25-21 Tuesday, Oct. 14, to DeLand-Weldon.

“We played really well,” CLHS head coach Sue Luhrsen said. “Serving was the main issue in the first game, but in the second game, we played well."

The Crusaders (3-12-1) lost 25-12, 25-19 Thursday to Urbana University High School.

Schedule released for SVC Volleyball Tournament

CLIFTON — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School volleyball team will begin play in the Sangamon Valley Conference Tournament Tuesday in Clifton.

The goal for PBL, according to head coach Kristin Oyer, is to win it all. If the Panthers win two of their matches in the tournament — they will play three — they will meet another goal, which is to win 20 matches.

PBL volleyball defeats Dwight in crucial SVC match

DWIGHT — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda and Dwight High School volleyball teams went into Thursday’s match tied for third place in the Sangamon Valley Conference with 3-2 records each.

Despite the absence of Sydney Porter, the Panthers prevailed 25-17, 25-20.

GCMS volleyball defeats Ridgeview

GIBSON CITY — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley volleyball team won 25-23, 25-18 Thursday over Ridgeview.

Hannah Kollross led the Falcons in kills with six while Blythe Borton had four aces and eight assists. Taylor May also recorded four aces while Sydney Vetter added 10 digs.

PBL JV volleyball defeats Schlarman

MONDAY, Oct. 13
PBL def. Danville Schlarman 25-18, 25-17
At Danville

For PBL, kills: Cassie Oyer 4, Kaitlyn Weber 3; aces: Kelsey Vaughn 2, Kalista Klann 2; blocks: Shannon Carlson; digs: Weber 8, Vaughn 7; assists: Klann 5; service points: Klann 13, Weber 10.
(PBL — 19-1.)


PBL JV volleyball wins Heritage Tournament


At Broadlands

Match 1

PBL def. Urbana Uni High 25-9, 25-7

For PBL, kills: Alexis Stevens 3; Cassie Oyer 3; aces: Shannon Carlson 5, Suzy Quinn 4; digs: Kelsey Vaughn 6; assists: Kalista Klann 7; service points: Carlson 14, Liberty Jamison 10.

Match 2