Sports NewsCalendar

Mayfield's Mutterings -- Current postings: We're in! Railers and Illini basking in the euphoria; Big Ten tournament news and notes

Sports News Elsewhere (fresh daily from the Web)

Monday, March 12, 2007

Seventh-grade volleyball state championships

Logan County teams dominate state play          Send a link to a friend

[March 12, 2007]  Logan County seventh-graders are dominating as teams enter final rounds of state volleyball playoffs this week.

Schools are divided into four classes by school size. Thirty-two teams (the top eight teams of each category) entered the first round and semifinal play this weekend.

Logan County had three schools enter in two classes. All three Logan County teams are still standing to enter play for state championship, second or third places on Tuesday.

Shooting for titles will be 7-1A Hartsburg-Emden and 7-2A Chester-East Lincoln.

Semifinal play in 7-2A pitted Mount Pulaski against Chester-East Lincoln, and the C-EL win knocked Mount Pulaski (19-5) into play for third place.

Also entering play for a state title is Stanford Olympia in 7-4A.

7-1A state tournament at El Paso-Gridley High School

First round:

Hartsburg-Emden 25 25
Kincaid South Fork 17 5


Hartsburg-Emden 25 27
Peoria Limestone Walters 23 25

[to top of second column]

7-2A state tournament at Pawnee

First round:

Mount Pulaski 25 25
Pawnee 23 21


Chester-East Lincoln 25 25
Findlay Okaw Valley 22 11


Mount Pulaski 19 25 12
Chester-East Lincoln 25 17 25

Mount Pulaski (19-5) plays Paris Crestwood (12-8) for third place at 6 p.m. on Tuesday.

Chester-East Lincoln (21-2) plays La Harpe (20-6) for the state title at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

7-4A state tournament at Bloomington Junior High School

First round:

Stanford Olympia 29 25
Chatham Glenwood 27 21


Stanford Olympia 25 23 25
Lansing Memorial 19 25 22

Stanford Olympia (18-4) meets Channahon (15-5) for the state championship title on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.

(See details of all play from this weekend.)


LDN sports sponsored by:


< Sports index

Back to top


News | Sports | Business | Rural Review | Teaching & Learning | Home and Family | Tourism | Obituaries

Community | Perspectives | Law & Courts | Leisure Time | Spiritual Life | Health & Fitness | Teen Scene
Calendar | Letters to the Editor