St. Anthony, South Central Advance To Eighth-Grade Sectionals


Published on March 8 2019 6:42 am
Last Updated on March 8 2019 10:50 am
Written by Millie Lange

St. Anthony won the Class 8-2A Paris Crestwood Regional. Team members are, front row, left to right, Rilie Willenborg, Ally Repking, Anna Faber, Laura Schmidt, Emma Tingley and Maddie Kibler. Back row, left to right, Coach Cathy Wenthe, Kenzie Kabbes, Emma Ashton, Taylor Quandt, Sophia Seagle, Lauren Schwing, Lucy Fearday, Ashley Dorris, Anna Niemeyer, Lizzie Gonzalez.

Effingham St. Anthony captured the championship of the Class 8-2A Paris Crestwood Volleyball Regional Thursday evening.

The Bullpups fell in the opening set, 26-24 but fought back to take the second set, 25-21. St. Anthony then claimed the regional championship with a 25-14 count.

St. Anthony (16-8) advances to the North Clay (Louisville) Sectional Monday against South Central at 6:30 p.m.

Class 8-2A Paris Crestwood Regional

St. Anthony -- Seagle, 3 kills, 2 aces, 2 blocks, 6 points; Faber, 8 kills, 2 aces, 10 assists, 10 points; Ashton, 9 assists; Quandt, 4 kills, 5 aces, 1 block, 11 points; Fearday, 5 kills, 3 aces, 2 blocks, 2 points; Schwing, 5 kills, 3 aces, 4 blocks, 8 points; Kibler, 2 kills; Kabbes, 1 point


Class 8-2A Oblong Regional

South Central came out the champion of the Oblong Regional Thursday.

South Central won by 25-16, 25-16 scores over Edwards County (Albion).

South Central (20-2) advances to the North Clay (Louisville) Sectional Monday and will face St. Anthony at 6:30 p.m.


Class 8-3A Tuscola East Prairie Regional

Shelbyville Moulton claimed the title at the Tuscola East Prairie Regional Thursday.

Moulton downed Cumberland but it went three sets. Moulton won the opener 27-25 but Cumberland came back with the same 27-25 count for the second set. Moulton then went out at 25-21 for the regional title.

Shelbyville Moulton advances to the Cumberland Sectional Monday to face Robinson Nuttall at 6:30 p.m.


Class 8-3A Marshall Regional

Robinson Nuttall claimed the championship of this regional Thursday.

Nuttall handed host Marshall a loss in two sets, 25-11, 30-28.

Robinson Nuttall advances to the Cumberland Sectional to take on Shelbyville Moulton at 6:30 p.m. Monday.


Class 8-1A Chrisman Scottland Regional

Findlay Okaw Valley won the championship at the Chrisman Scottland Regional Thursday.

Findlay Okaw Valley downed Hume Shiloh, 25-15, 26-24.

Okaw Valley heads to the Oakland Lake Crest Sectional Monday against Sigel St. Michael at 6:30 p.m.