1st Alliance Volleyball Club/Illprepvb.com girls high school rankings, Pt. III

Here is the third installment of the 1st Alliance Volleyball Club/Illprepvb.com 2018 Illinois girls high school volleyball rankings, which features teams ranked Nos. 16-20. The rankings include teams from Classes 1A-4A. Coming Friday: teams ranked No. 11-15. 16. Mt. Zion (35-5) – The Braves return their top five players from a team that lost 25=20, 25-21 to eventual state champion Belleville Althoff in a Class 3A supersectional, including 5-9 junior outside hitter Karlee McAtee (287 kills, 20 blocks, 327 digs), 6-1 senior middle hitte...

1st Alliance Volleyball Club/Illprepvb.com girls high school rankings, Pt. II

Here is the second installment of the 1st Alliance Volleyball Club/Illprepvb.com 2018 Illinois girls high school volleyball rankings, which features teams ranked Nos. 21-25. The rankings include teams from Classes 1A-4A. Coming Thursday: teams ranked No. 16-20.21. Norris City-Omaha-Enfield (29-4) – Six-foot senior middle blocker Halle Everett, the school’s all-time kill leader, and 5-10 junior middle blocker and third-year starter Emilee Bishop were members of the NCOE team that went 28-8 and finished fourth in Class 1A in 2016. They’d like...

1st Alliance Volleyball Club/Illprepvb.com present 2018 Illinois girls high school rankings

Here is the first installment of Illprepvb.com's 2018 Illinois girls high school volleyball rankings presented by 1st Alliance Volleyball Club. This installment features teams just outside the top 25 and a list of other teams that could break the rankings at some point in the season. The rankings include teams from Classes 1A-4A. Coming Wednesday: teams ranked No. 21-25. Teams just outside the top 25:Hersey (30-9) – The Huskies’ fortunes begin and end with 5-11 junior outside hitter and Boston College recruit Kati Kaburov, who ...

Illprepvb.com Final Girls Club Volleyball Rankings

Michio Chicago 17 National (pictured at top) won the 17 National division and Uno Girls 17 Elite (pictured below) won the 17 American division at the 2018 USAV Girls Junior National Championships in Detroit, Michigan. Michio Chicago 17 National and Uno Girls 17 Elite joined the national championship parade Tuesday, winning the 17 National and 17 American divisions, respectively, at the 2018 USAV Girls Junior National Championships in Detroit, Michigan.Six Illinois teams ranked by Illprepvb.com won national championships at either the AAU...

Illprepvb.com set to release 2018 preseason rankings

Belleville Althoff, which won the IHSA Class 3A title in 2017, finished fifth in the Illprepvb.com final rankings published last November. Illprepvb.com will begin releasing its 2018 preseason rankings on Tuesday, August 14. This season's weekly rankings are being sponsored by 1st Alliance Volleyball Club and will expand to include 25 teams statewide and a teams to watch category. Meanwhile, here are last year’s final rankings: Illprepvb.com 2017 Final Top 20 Rankings (Preseason rank in parenthesis) 1. Marist (41-1) 3 2...

Illprepvb.Com Final Top 20 Boys Volleyball Teams

(Preseason rankings in parenthesis) 1. Lincoln-Way East 39-3 (1)  No. 1 in preseason, and No 1 at the end of season. 2. Neuqua Valley 33-8 (8)  Jeremy Grove, Kevin Kauling were potent 1-2 punch. 3. Glenbard West 38-4 (2)  ‘Toppers figure to challenge for state title in 2019. 4. Marist 33-5 (7)  RedHawks upset in state’s toughest sectional. 5. Lake Park 31-6 (12)  Nick Martinski, Jordan Haigh cap stellar careers. 6. Brother Rice 30-8 (3)  Like Marist, deserved a better deal from IHSA. 7. New Trier 34-8 (13)  Trevians bid fa...

Illprepvb.com Final Top 20 Girls Volleyball Teams

Class 3A champion Belleville Althoff. Illprepvb.com Final Top 20 Rankings (Preseason rank) 1.  Marist (41-1) 3 Loses four great seniors, but underclass levels were undefeated. 2.   Minooka (39-3) 1 Loses five great seniors. Who will sophomore Zoey Seput set next year? 3.   Mother McAuley (35-5) 2 Mighty Macs don’t rebuild, they reload. But Charley Niego is a huge loss. 4.  Benet (32-7) 7 Alli Van Eekeren, Hattie Monson, Rachel Muisenga, Kyla Kenney will return. 5.  Belleville Althoff (41-1) 16 Sophom...

Illprepvb.com Week 18 Girls Club Rankings

Illprepvb.com Week 18 Girls Club Rankings(Week 17 rankings in parenthesis) 18s 1. SPVB 18 Elite (1)Next: National Junior Classic May 26-28 at the Great Lakes Center in Aurora, Illinois. 2. Michio Chicago 18 National (2)Next: Nothing scheduled. 3. Uno Girls 18 Elite (3)Next: National Junior Classic May 26-28 at the Great Lakes Center in Aurora, Illinois. 4. Illini Elite 18 Cardinal (4)Next: Nothing scheduled. 5. (tie) Sky High Adidas 18 Black (5)Next: Nothing scheduled. 5. (tie) IL STLHP (Illinois St. L...

Illprepvb.com Week Eight Top 20 Boys Volleyball Teams

Illprepvb.com Top 20 Boys Volleyball Teams (Week Seven rankings in parenthesis) 1. Marist 29-4 (1)RedHawks travel to Brother Rice Monday. 2. Lincoln-Way East 25-4 (2)East? West? Who’s the best? Find out Tuesday. 3. Glenbard West 29-3 (5)JT Ardell would like one more ride to state title. 4. Brother Rice 27-6 (3)Offense disappears in loss to Glenbard West. 5. Lake Park 26-4 (4)Nick Martinski, Lancers need three to beat Metea. 6. Barrington 27-5 (6)Broncos have a little score to settle with Hersey. 7. Libertyville 28-5 (7)Jack Stevens is ...

Illprepvb.com Top 20 Boys Volleyball Teams

Illprepvb.com Top 20 Boys Volleyball Teams (Week Six rankings in parenthesis) 1. Marist 27-4 (1)Red-hot RedHawks welcome St. Patrick Tuesday. 2. Lincoln-Way East 28-3 (3)Travel to rival Lincoln-Way Central on Tuesday. 3. Brother Rice 25-5 (4)Crusaders cruise past St. Rita, Oak Forest. 4. Lake Park 25-4 (6)Lancers beat Naperville North, Waubonsie Valley. 5. Glenbard West 27-3 (2)Hilltoppers’ defense AWOL against Barrington. 6. Barrington 26-5 (9)Beats Glenbard West, Libertyville with defense.  7. Libertyville 27-5 (7)Finis...