Change in demeanor allows Blue Devils to roll to WB6 sweep
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Change in demeanor allows Blue Devils to roll to WB6 sweep

QUINCY -- Tim Hill could sense some uneasiness in his altered lineup. "I had all my seniors out there and some of them were in new positions, kind of guessing ‘Is that my ball?'" the Quincy High School volleyball coach said. "So I told them...

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Pirates rebound, beat Fulton

HANNIBAL -- Suffering a rare conference loss still stuck with the Hannibal volleyball team five days later. Hannibal had its lengthy winning streak in North Central Missouri Conference play with a three-set loss to Kirksville last week. "It was the first..

Blue Devils make adjustments, down Galesburg in three
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Blue Devils make adjustments, down Galesburg in three

QUINCY -- Adjustments were the name of the game when the Quincy High School volleyball team and Galesburg squared off in the QHS gym on Tuesday. The Blue Devils roared out in the first set of the Western Big Six Conference matchup with a 25-13 win...

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Prep volleyball roundup: Mustangs halt Wildcats for sweep

BARRY, Ill. The Unity volleyball team earned a 25-16, 25-16 road win over Western on Tuesday. The Mustangs were led by Krista Schrader's eight kills. Addison Egar added another seven kils for Unity (12-2). Haley Flores led the Wildcats (6-14) with...

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Prep volleyball roundup: Siebers' big night gets Raiders by Panthers

CAMP POINT, Ill. The Quincy Notre Dame volleyball team defeated Central in straight sets 25-11, 25-19. Meredith Siebers led the Raiders with 13 kills and six digs in what coach Courtney Kvitle called, "a great night for her." Abbey Schreacke added four..

Postseason primer: Pirates push undefeated Raiders to their limits
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Postseason primer: Pirates push undefeated Raiders to their limits

QUINCY -- Forced to call a timeout with the first set of Tuesday night's match knotted at 16, Hannibal volleyball coach Megan Phillips noticed no sense of panic or worry from the Pirates. "They were all like, ‘We've got this. We can do this,'" Phillips...

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Area roundup: Erke, Trail Blazers power way to road rally

BELLEVILLE, Ill. -- Sierra Erke recorded 20 kills and three solo blocks as the John Wood Community College women's volleyball team rallied for a 17-25, 19-25, 26-24, 25-22, 15-13 victory over Southwestern Illinois College on Tuesday night.

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Focus in second set helps Blue Devils get by Crimsons

QUINCY -- Focus and confidence from the Quincy High School volleyball team sealed the win against Jacksonville late in the second set. The Blue Devils played the Crimsons at the QHS gym Monday night to win 25-19, 28-26. QHS coach Tim Hill was pleased...

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Prep volleyball roundup: Chargers rally for three-set victory

LEWISTOWN, Ill. -- Ava Bliss had 12 kills as the Illini West volleyball team rallied after losing the first set Thursday night to post a 22-25, 25-21, 25-20 over Lewistown. Megan Harrell and Paige Gutting each had six kills, while Karli Artman finished wit

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Area roundup: QU volleyball sweeps C-SC

CANTON, Mo. QU volleyball sweeps C-SC The Quincy University women's volleyball team picked up its second win of the season with a 25-2, 25-15, 25-17 road victory over Culver-Stockton College on Wednesday. Emily Rehagen finished with 13 kills...