Photo gallery: IESA Class 3A 7th-grade volleyball regional semifinals

In the semifinals of the IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Regional played Tuesday, March 3, Paxton-Buckley-Loda defeated Hoopeston Area 25-21, 12-25, 25-12 while Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley lost 25-20, 25-14 to Watseka Glenn Raymond. Third-seeded PBL will face fourth-seeded Watseka in the regional championship match at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 5. Here are some of the highlights from Tuesday’s semifinal matches …

PBL 7th-grade volleyball defeats Hoopeston Area in regional semifinals

HOOPESTON — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda seventh-grade volleyball team won 25-21, 12-25, 25-12 over Hoopeston Area in the IESA Class 3A Hoopeston Area Regional semifinals on Tuesday, March 3. Kaia Krumwiede led PBL (13-9) in kills with three while Sway Elliott and Kendyl Badgley each had two kills. Badgley also had a team-high five aces and one block while Charley Ulrich and […]