• Druley: St. Charles North volleyball's Krage stays in-state for college volleyball

    St. Charles North sophomore Daley Krage feels she differentiates herself on the volleyball court simply by being different. Or versatile, anyway.
    March 10, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Schwab: Area volleyball recruits eager to show their skills

    A trio of Tri-Cities girls volleyball players who play club with Fusion South made college commitments this month and, for at least two of the three, ...
    Feb. 26, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Jacobs: Kaneland grad Siebert lauded for libero skills

    You would think wearing a different color jersey than all the other players on your team would make you stand out – like the quarterback on the footba ...
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 3:47 am
  • Wicinski, Holthus taste pro life in Puerto Rico

    Craig and Sherrie Holthus attended each of daughter Stephanie’s volleyball matches at Burlington Central and Northwestern from 2006 to 2013.
    Feb. 3, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • Sports Stories of the Year

    Here is a look back at the top 10 local sports stories of 2013:1. Batavia football wins stateRichard ...
    Dec. 28, 2013 - 8:48 am
  • Jacobs: Geneva grad Wicinski reluctant to ‘let go’ of volleyball

    Lauren Wicinski is spending this week preparing for possibly the biggest volleyball match of her career in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division I nationa ...
    Dec. 11, 2013 - 10:36 pm
  • Jacobs: St. Charles East grad Szarmach, Elmhurst still in volleyball mode

    In the modern world of college athletics, seasons may officially end, but most athletes continue to devote lots of time to their sport on a year-round ...
    Dec. 4, 2013 - 10:42 pm
  • Krage hammers away for North Stars

    Taylor Krage’s cohorts and coaches contend that what you see with the St. Charles North senior is what you get.
    Nov. 27, 2013 - 11:19 pm
  • Girls Volleyball Coach of the Year: St. Francis' Kopec wins state title No. 10

    Counting to 10 comes far easier than tallying the number of times St. Francis girls volleyball coach Peg Kopec has treated her unprecedented success w ...
    Nov. 27, 2013 - 11:20 pm

    FIRST TEAM Molly Haggerty, St. Francis, So., OH Nebraska recruit provided the Spartans with plenty o ...
    Nov. 27, 2013 - 11:45 pm
  • Talent, togetherness bring St. Francis volleyball state title

    NORMAL – Stepping onto the podium to accept her first-place medal, St. Francis senior libero Sam Dubiel, with a big smile on her face, threw her arms ...
    Nov. 18, 2013 - 11:05 pm
  • St. Francis girls volleyball defends state title

    NORMAL – St. Francis left no doubt as to which was the superior girls volleyball team during Saturday’s IHSA Class 3A state final match.
    Nov. 16, 2013 - 8:09 pm
  • St. Francis girls volleyball nears championship form

    NORMAL – Breese Central learned the hard way during Friday’s Class 3A state semifinal how hard it is to rally against the St. Francis girls volleyball ...
    Nov. 16, 2013 - 8:51 am
  • Druley: Downstate trips Normal for St. Francis volleyball

    St. Francis junior middle hitter Mary Boken insists there’s still plenty of novelty in traveling to the Class 3A girls volleyball state tournament.
    Nov. 15, 2013 - 10:37 am
  • Freshman twins team up for St. Francis girls volleyball

    WHEATON – Twin sisters Kamryn and Laney Malloy bantered about St. Francis girls volleyball before bed on most nights during the regular season.
    Nov. 14, 2013 - 8:20 am
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