Miller leads Unity to Suns Classic championship
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Miller leads Unity to Suns Classic championship

AUGUSTA, Ill. -- The Unity volleyball team won the Suns Classic by beating Southeastern and Payson Seymour in the championship pool Saturday night for their first title at Southeastern since 2011. The Mustangs (6-1) beat the Suns 25-23, 25-20 and the India

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Payson, Southeastern advance to championship pool of Suns Classic

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF The Payson Seymour volleyball team rallied after dropping the second set to defeat Liberty 25-13, 28-30, 15-7 in the Lady Suns Classic Thursday night in Augusta, Ill. The Indians advance to Saturday's championship pool with the vi

Blue Devils pull away in both sets to win WB6 opener
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Blue Devils pull away in both sets to win WB6 opener

QUINCY -- The Quincy High School volleyball team had comfortable leads in each set. Galesburg rallied and got within two points late in each set. "(Galesburg) had more energy than us," Quincy senior hitter Hannah Beeler said. "We just had to come together

Prep roundup: Marable leads Pittsfield to three-set victory
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Prep roundup: Marable leads Pittsfield to three-set victory

Maggie Marable had 10 blocks and Addie Cox 14 service points to lead Pittsfield past Calhoun Tuesday 26-24, 25-27, 25-22 in Pittsfield. Chloe Lemons added 20 assists for the Saukees. Suns Classic: Hope Cheney had nine kills and five aces to lead Southeast

Prep Roundup: Unity sharp in opener at Suns Classic
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Prep Roundup: Unity sharp in opener at Suns Classic

The Unity girls volleyball team started the Suns Classic in Augusta in impressive style with a 25-16, 25-11 victory over Brown County on Monday. The Mustangs (2-1) were led by Addison Miller's 10 kills and Kaylee Nichols' 21 assists. Brown County's Breann

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Prep roundup: Payson Seymour, Illini West win three at Macomb

Both Payson Seymour and Illini West both won three out of five matches on Saturday at the Western Illinois Volleyball Invitational in Macomb. Illini West defeated Lewistown 21-25, 25-16, 15-6, Bryon 25-13, 25-17, and Bushnell-Prairie City 25-20, 25-7, bu

Rough start doesn't rattle Raiders in Kvitle's debut
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Rough start doesn't rattle Raiders in Kvitle's debut

QUINCY -- Even teams with as much talent as the Quincy Notre Dame volleyball team has can be excused for having first-match butterflies. The Raiders used eight players on Wednesday who were part of last year's team that finished second in the Class 2A...

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Prep volleyball roundup: Rains gets first victory in QHS debut

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF The Quincy High School volleyball team opened its season with a 25-15, 25-10 victory over Chatham Glenwood, giving first-year coach Tiffaney Rains a win in her coaching debut Thursday night. Alexis Wolf had five kills, three block

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Prep Roundup: Cook victorious in debut at Pittsfield

Jill Cook's first game as the coach of the Pittsfield volleyball team was a success as the Saukees defeated Southeastern 25-17, 25-19 on Tuesday in Pittsfield. Pittsfield was led by Maggie Marable's 11 kills and Kameron Smithers' 12 digs. Taylor Wagner an

Blue Devils overhaul roster but expect continued success
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Blue Devils overhaul roster but expect continued success

A new coach. A revamped roster. Yet the expectations remain the same. All it takes is a glance at the north wall in the QHS gymnasium to know that. The Quincy High School girls volleyball team has won or shared 24 of the past 33 Western Big Six Conference championships ...