| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:39 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — Too often, both coaches agreed, volleyball titans St. Francis and Joliet Catholic met too early on the postseason trail.
So the two were happy to square off Saturday in the Class 3A state final, even if St. Francis was a prohibitive...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:49 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — Loyola girls volleyball team made school history with a fourth-place trophy after a 25-15, 25-16 loss to Normal Community on Saturday night at Redbird Arena.
"Many would not have expected a team full of juniors to make it this far,"...
| Oct 10, 2014
The girls first hit the beach last spring.
In September, it was the boys' turn.
For the first time, Laguna Beach High developed a boys' sand volleyball team. The squad, coached by Laguna boys' indoor volleyball Coach Darren Utterback, is made up of 10...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:44 AM
It was another huge season for coach Dave Vales and Sandburg High School's girls volleyball team.
For the sixth straight campaign, the Eagles won 29 or more matches, finishing 32-6 and securing their 11th straight regional championship. It marked the...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — St. Francis setter Daniele Messa needs a good reason not to go to her go-to setter, outside hitter Molly Haggerty. Except when opposing blockers key in on the Spartans' kills leader.
Messa spread the wealth Friday with 39 assists...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:24 PM
A long line of people waited with the hopes of taking a photo with their favorite volleyball legend Wednesday night.
Misty May-Treanor smiled for each one, provided her autograph and offered words of encouragement for young athletes. Everyone felt great...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:13 PM
WESTON – Being undefeated this late in a year has a cost. The Pompano Beach volleyball team made sure Cypress Bay knew the price for such a privilege.
Cypress Bay rallied to force a fifth set in the hopes of keeping its undefeated season alive...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:00 PM
SandStorm Beach Volleyball Club youth teams spiked it on their competition going undefeated at the EVP Southeast Championships Pro Am at Delray Beach Municipal Beach. Lauren Winkles, 14, and Cassidy Ellmyer, 12, earned first place in the Juniors' 14U...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Get ready to serve, spike or spectate when the Extreme Volleyball Professionals (EVP) Pro, Amateur and Juniors Southeast Championships Beach Volleyball Tour returns to Delray Beach on Saturday, Sept. 13. The EVP tournaments feature competition that both...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Family reunions are just around the corner for many. Planning for this type of trip is important, as these reunions that offer opportunities to reconnect, catch up on each other’s lives and have fun together can also be tricky to arrange...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Katie Craig considers her 18th birthday as one she'll never forget.
There were a lot of reasons why. The 18th birthday of any high school kid is meaningful, but Craig had a huge girls' volleyball match — the Battle of...