The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


October 4, 2013

Thursday's Local Scores


Normal Community 2, Danville 0

Normal 25 25

Danville 10 10

Danville Statistical leaders

Kills — Alexis Hoskins 2, Mackenzie King 2, Ashley Forthenberry, Michaela Jones. Blocks — Desiree Issac. Service aces — Megan Burton.

At Georgetown

Schlarman Academy 2,Georgetown-Ridge Farm 0

Schlarman 25 25

Geo-RF 8 11

Statistical leaders

Kills — S: Laura Gross 8, Janelle Marion 5; GRF: Lexi Silva, Tristyn Mingee, Kelsey Buckman. Blocks — S: Jordan Marganski 4, Laura Gross 3, Shelby Mascari 3; GRF: Mingee. Assists — S: Marganski 14, Marion 7; GRF: Lexi Ovall 3. Service aces — GRF: Mingee. Digs — S: Sierra Bell 3; GRF: Buckman 2.

Records — Schlarman Academy 10-3 overall, 7-0 in Vermilion Valley Conference.

At Catlin

Salt Fork 2, Hoopeston Area 1

Hoopeston Area 27 10 11

Salt Fork 25 25 25

Salt Fork Statistical leaders

Kills — Britton Seamon 16, Emilie McFadden 9, Jenny Kimbro 9, Jessica Muelhler 4, Lea Hall 2, Kalyn Learnard. Blocks — Seamon, McFadden. Assists — Allie Trosper 36. Service aces — Learnard 3, Seamon 2, Kimbro. Digs — Learnard 10, Kimbro 9 Estella Bush 6, McFadden 5, Seamon 3, Trosper 3, Laken Waltz 2, Muelhler.

Records — Salt Fork 16-4 overall, 7-0 in Vermilion Valley Conference.

At Fithian

Oakwood 2, Milford 0

Milford 23 15

Oakwood 25 25

Oakwood Statistical leaders

Kills — Peyton Jones 5, Brook Hicks 2. Blocks — Jones 8. Digs — Abbie Knight 15, Hicks 7.

JV score — Oakwood 20-25, 25-22, 15-7.

At Westville

Bismarck-Henning 2, Westville 0

Bis-Henn 25 25

Westville 9 12

Statistical leaders

Kills — BH: TMary Bass 7, Jessica Hall 3, Stephanie Bott 3, Lindsey Andrews 2, Shelbi Haga 2; W: Lauren Barthalow 2, Mariah Rolinitis. Blocks — BH: Bass 5, Bott 5; W: Barthalow, Adrianne Pate. Assists — BH: Maddie Winkler 13; W: Pate 4. Service aces — BH: Lindsey Andrews 3, Bass, Hall, Addie Voyles, Bott. Digs — BH: Andrews 6, Voyles 5, Bass 4, ; W: Rolinitis 3.

Records — Bismarck-Henning 8-6 overall, 5-2 in Vermilion Valley Conference .

At Chrisman

Armstrong-Potomac 2, Chrisman 0

A-P 25 25

Chrisman 18 15

Armstrong-Potomac Statistical leaders

Kills — Rachel Miles 10, Makenzie Vinson 10, Amy Cook 8. Blocks — Macey Williams 4, Cook 2, Miles 2. Assists — Morgan Zindars 30. Service aces — Miles 5, Zindars 4, Ashley Gayheart. Digs — Gayheart 24, Miles 18, Zindars 18, Vinson 14.

At Covington, Ind.

Covington 3, Attica 0

Attica 15 12 18

Covington 25 25 25

Covington Statistical leaders

Kills — Brooke Ahrens 11, Regan Foster 3. Service aces — Courtney Root 5. Digs — Kendra Wallace 11.

Records — Covington 13-5 overall.


At Lincoln Lanes

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