Seventh-Grade Regionals -- Feb. 26


Published on February 27 2019 7:03 am
Last Updated on February 27 2019 8:12 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham captured the championship of its own Class 7-4A Volleyball Regional Tuesday evening.

The Mustangs opened with a 25-8 victory in the first set. But Charleston came back with a 25-20 win. Effingham then claimed the championship with a 25-22 victory.

The Mustangs are now 16-6 on the season and will compete in the Mattoon Sectional Monday against either Champaign Jefferson or Urbana. Those two teams play Thursday night for the Rantoul Eater Regional championship.

Class 4-A Effingham Regional


Effingham -- Katt, 8 kills, 1 assist, 7 aces, 2 blocks; Boone, 3 kills, 9 assists, 2 aces, 2 blocks, 1 dig; Borton, 1 kill, 5 digs; Kreke, 1 ace; McCoy, 3 kills, 2 assists, 1 dig; Ballman, 2 kills, 1 assist, 7 aces, 6 digs; O'Dell, 2 kills, 3 assists, 3 aces, 1 dig


Class 7-3A St. Elmo/Brownstown  Regional

Shelbyville Moulton ended St. Elmo/Brownstown's stay in its own Class 7-3A Regional Tuesday.

Moulton tallied 25-11, 25-14 wins.

Cumberland then downed Teutopolis, 25-15, 25-11. The Wooden Shoes ended their season with a 15-8 record.

Shelbyville Moulton and Cumberland will square off at 6:30 p.m. Thursday for the regional championship.

Class 7-3A St. Elmo/Browstown Regional

Teutopolis -- Niemerg, 1 ace, 1 assist, 1 kill; Pals, 2 kills; Wall, 2 aces, 1 block; Zerrusen, 1 kill; Probst, 1 assist


Class 7-1A Oakland Lake Crest Regional

Findlay Okaw Valley and Hume Shiloh tallied victories in the Oakland Lake Crest Regional Tuesday evening.

Findlay Okaw Valley won over Chrisman Scottland, 25-12, 25-7.

In the second match, Hume Shiloh downed Stewardson-Strasburg, 25-8, 25-13.

Findlay Okaw Valley and Hume Shiloh meet Thursday for the regional championship at 6:30 p.m.


Class 7-1A Sigel St. Michael Regional

Newton St. Thomas downed West Salem to win the Class 7-1A St. Michael Regional Tuesday.

St. Thomas won in two sets, 25-17, 25-14.

Newton St. Thomas will now face either Findlay Okaw Valley or Hume Shiloh at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 4 in the Sigel St. Michael Sectional. Findlay Okaw Valley and Hume Shiloh play for the championship of the Oakland Lake Crest Regional Thursday at 6 p.m.