BSN Crossroads Classic Volleyball Tourney Opens Play Friday
Published on September 10 2013 5:14 pm
Last Updated on September 10 2013 5:14 pm
Written by Millie Lange
The Effingham High School BSN Crossroads Classic Volleyball Tournament will get underway Friday evening at six gymnasiums in Effingham High School, Sacred Heart School and Effingham Junior High School.
Champaign Centennial won last year's overall championship in the Gold Flight. Winning the Silver Flight was Paducah Lone Oak. Effingham finished eighth in the Silver Flight. Oakland Tri-County captured the Bronze Flight. Cumberland finished sixth and Stewardson-Strsaburg was seventh in the Bronze Flight.
This year's tourney includes Effingham, Cumberland, Stewardson-Strasburg, Wheaton St. Francis, Hermann, Walter Payton, Indianapolis Chatard, Naperville Central, Mattoon, Glenbard West, Normal University, Owensboro Catholic, Bloomington, St. Louis Ursuline, Whitney Young, Lexington Henry Clay, Illiana Christian, Breese Central, Champaign Centennial, Edwardsville, Paducah McCracken, Kansas Ti-County, North Oldham and Belleville Althoff.
Pool play will be held Friday evening with matches beginning at 6 and held at 7, 8:10 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday play will be determined by the order of finish in Friday evening pool play. Saturday matches start at 9 a.m.
BSN CROSSROADS VOLLEYBALL CLASSIC TOURNAMENT PAIRINGS
Friday, September 13
POOL A -- Wheaton St Francis, Hermann, Walter Payton
POOL B -- Indianapolis Chatard, Naperville Central, Mattoon
POOL C -- Glenbard West, Normal University, Owensboro Catholic
POOL D -- Bloomington, St Louis Ursuline, Whitney Young
POOL E -- Lexington Henry Clay, Illiana Christian, Effingham
POOL F -- Breese Central, Champaign Centennial, Stewardson-Strasburg
POOL G -- Edwardsville, Paducah McCracken, Kansas Tri-County
POOL H -- North Oldham, Belleville Althoff, Cumberland
At Effingham High School #1
6 p.m. -- Belleville Althoff vs. Cumberland
7 p.m. -- Normal Univ. vs. Owensboro Catholic
8:10 p.m. -- Glenbard West vs. Owensboro Catholic
9:15 p.m. -- Glenbard West vs. Normal University
At Effingham High School #2
6 p.m. -- Illiana Christian vs. Effingham
7 p.m. -- Hermann vs. Chicago Walter Payton
8:10 p.m. -- St. Francis vs. Walter Payton
9:15 p.m. -- Wheaton St. Francis vs. Hermann
At Effingham High School #3
6 p.m. -- St. Louis Ursuline vs. Whitney Young
7 p.m. -- Bloomington vs. Whitney Young
8:10 p.m. -- North Oldham vs. Cumberland
9:15 p.m. -- North Oldham vs. Belleville Althoff
At Effingham High School #4
6 p.m. -- Centennial vs. Stew-Stras
7 p.m. -- Breese Central vs. Stew-Stras
8:10 p.m. -- Breese Central vs. Centennial
9:15 p.m. -- Chatard vs. Naperville Central
At Sacred Heart #1
6 p.m. -- Edwardsville vs. Kansas Tri-County
7 p.m. -- McCracken County vs. Tri-County
8:10 p.m. -- Edwardsville vs. McCracken County
9:15 p.m. -- Bloomington vs. St Louis Ursuline
At Effingham Junior High #1
6 p.m. -- Naperville Central vs. Mattoon
7 p.m. -- Indianapolis Chatard vs. Mattoon
8:10 p.m. -- Henry Clay vs. Illiana Christian
9:15 p.m. -- Henry Clay vs. Effingham
Gold Flight, Bronze Flight and Silver Flight play Saturday, September 14 will be determined by order of finish in Friday evening pool play. Saturday matches begin at 9 a.m. All teams will play three matches Saturday and will have their first match at either 9 or 10:10.
The Gold Flight championship will be held at 4:15 p.m. with the third place and fifth place contests at 3 p.m. and the seventh place match at 1:45 p.m.
The Silver Flight championship will be held at 3 p.m. with the third, fifth and seventh place matches at 1:45 p.m.
The Bronze Flight championship will be held at 3 p.m. along with the fifth place match. The third and seventh place matches will be held at 1:45 p.m.