Sacred Heart Loses In Sectional Championship


Published on March 18 2014 6:26 am
Last Updated on March 18 2014 7:50 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham Sacred Heart's dream of a state berth came to a close Monday evening in the Class 8-1A Stewardson-Strasburg Volleyball Sectional.

The Shamrocks fell to Grayville in two sets, 25-7, 25-9 and end the season with a 19-5 record. Grayville advances to the State Tournament at Hartsburg-Emden High School against Royal Prairieview Ogden Saturday at 11:15 a.m. with a 17-3 record.


Class 8-2A Effingham St. Anthony Sectional

Winner of the St. Anthony Sectional Monday evening was Oakland Lake Crest. Lake Crest defeated Edwards County (Albion) 25-21, 14-25, 25-15 to improve to 21-1-1.

Oakland Lake Crest will compete in the second match of the Class 8-2A State Tournament at Auburn High School Saturday against either Grant Park or Seneca.