Saturday, September 11 tournament results

Genoa-Kingston defeated (Rockford) Guilford in the championship match Saturday to win the Byron Power Classic Tournament and push its record to 12-0.

Saturday, September 11 tournament results

At Byron

Genoa-Kingston def. Stillman Valley 25-16, 25-10
Genoa-Kingston def. Forreston 25-19, 25-10
Genoa-Kingston def. Ottawa 25-8, 25-13
Genoa-Kingston def. Pearl City 25-22, 25-20
Genoa-Kingston def. (Rockford) Guilford 25-22, 25-17 (championship)
Genoa-Kingston (12-0 overall).
Genoa-Kingston coach Keith Foster: “The girls continue to impress with their teamwork and response to adversity.”

Aquin def. Fulton 25-12, 25-6
Aquin (9-1 overall, 2-0 in Northwest Upstate Illini Conference): Bentleah Stovall (8 kills, 2 aces, 9 digs), Elyse Luecke (1 block, 11digs, 5 kills), Megan Holder (14 assists, 11 digs), Hanna Pizzolato  (9 digs).

Aquin def. Pecatonica 25-6, 25-15
Aquin (10-1 overall, 2-0 in Northwest Upstate Illini Conference): Ava Hiveley (11 kills, 1 block, 9 digs), Elyse Luecke (7 kills, 5 digs), Megan Holder (16 assists, 8 digs, 4 aces), Ainsley Stovall (4 aces), Hanna Pizzolato (12 digs).

(Rockford) Guilford def. Aquin 25-16, 25-23
Aquin (10-2 overall, 2-0 in Northwest Upstate Illini Conference): Ava Hiveley (7 kills, 8 digs), Megan Holder (11 assists, 8 digs), Bentleah Stovall (3 kills, 8 digs, 1 block).

Aquin def. Milledgeville 25-21, 25-18
Aquin (11-2 overall, 2-0 in Northwest Upstate Illini Conference): Ava Hiveley (9 kills, 4 aces, 10 digs), Bentleah Stovall (7 kills), Megan Holder (13 assists, 19 digs), Hanna Pizzolato (12 digs, 1 kill).

Aquin def. Byron 27-29, 25-19,15-12
Aquin (12-2 overall, 2-0 in Northwest Upstate Illini Conference): Ava Hiveley (13 kills, 1 blocks, 11 digs), Megan Holder (25 assists, 11 digs), Hanna Pizzolato (12 digs, 2 kills).

Dakota def. Milledgeville 25-27, 25-15, 15-9
Dakota def. North Boone 25-7, 25-12
Dakota def. Winnebago 25-10, 25-21
(Rockford) Guilford def. Dakota 26-24, 27-25
Pearl City def. Dakota 25-20, 15-25, 15-11
Dakota (9-5 overall, 0-1 in the Northwest Upstate Illini Conference).

At Effingham

2021 Crossroads Classic champion Breese Mater Dei.

Breese Mater Dei def. Edwardsville 26-24, 25-23
Breese Mater Dei def. Plainfield North 25-23, 25-9 (semifinal)
Breese Mater Dei def. Ozark (Missouri) 25-18, 25-23 (championship)

At Geneseo

Geneseo def. Kewanee 25-12, 25-14
Geneseo def. Sherrard JV 25-11, 25-9
Geneseo def. 25-22, 13-25, 15-6
Geneseo def. Geneseo JV 25-21, 25-14 (semifinal)
Geneseo def. Kewanee Wethersfield 25-19, 25-18 (championship)
Geneseo (12-4 overall, 4-0 in the Western Big Six) tournament statistics: Hannah Copeland (46 kills, 11 aces, 17 blocks, 27 digs), Kammie Ludwig (16 kills, 18 digs, 3 blocks), Kylie DeJohn (9 kills), Lauren Johnsen (9 kills, 57 assists, 12 aces), Alysia Perez (25 assists, 4 aces), Delainey VanRycke (36 digs), Aubrey VanKerrebroeck (13 blocks), Emma Frank (3 blocks).

At Leyden


Lane Tech def. Leyden 25-17, 25-20
DePaul Prep def. Leyden 26024, 25-21
Lake Forest def. Leyden 25-18, 25-9
Willowbrook def. Leyden 25-11, 25-6
Conant def. Leyden 25-15, 25-15
Leyden: Jennifer Herrera (13 kills, 2 aces), Aleksandra Makowiec (18 kills 2 aces), Izabella Laniewski (8 kills).

Willowbrook def. Lake Forest 25-20, 25-20
Willowbrook (9-0 overall, 1-0 in the West Suburban Conference): Calli Kenny (7 kills, 1 ace, 1 block, 4 digs), Hannah Kenny (5 kills, 2 aces, 9 assists, 6 digs), Natalie Cipriano (5 kills, 1 block, 1 dig), Katie Linnig (2 kills, 2 aces, 8 assist, 1 dig), Hope Reckamp (3 kills, 1 block, 1 dig), Elizabeth Bruschuk (6 digs, 1 assist), Elle Bruschuk (1 kill, 1 block, 1 dig).

Willowbrook def. Lane Tech 25-6, 25-6
Willowbrook (10-0 overall, 1-0 in the West Suburban Conference): Katie Linnig (4 aces, 2 kills, 13 assists, 6 digs), Calli Kenny (4 aces, 6 kills, 5 digs), Hannah Kenny (7 kills, 1 ace, 4 assists, 5 digs), Elizabeth Bruschuk (5 digs, 1 assist), Kyla Ostrowski (2 kills, 2 digs), Hope Reckamp (1 ace, 1 kill, 2 digs).

Willowbrook def. DePaul College Prep 25-9, 25-14
Willowbrook (11-0 overall, 1-0 in the West Suburban Conference): Calli Kenny (4 aces, 9 kills, 1 blok, 5 digs), Hannah Kenny (3 aces, 5 kills, 9 assists, 9 digs), Katie Linnig (2 kills, 8 assists, 5 digs), Elle Bruschuk (2 kills, 2 blocks),  Elizabeth Bruschuk (3 assists, 2 digs), Natalie Cipriano (4 kills), Hope Reckamp (2 aces, 1 dig).

Willowbrook def. Leyden 25-11, 25-6
Willowbrook (12-0 overall, 1-0 in the West Suburban Conference): Calli Kenny (5 aces, 6 kills, 1 dig), Kyla Ostrowski  (3 aces, 1 kill, 2 digs), Hannah Kenny (3 aces, 2 kills, 6 assists, 5 digs), Katie Linnig (1 ace, 7 assists, 1 dig), Natalie Cipriano (4 kills, 2 digs), Elle Bruschuk (2 kills, 1 dig), Elizabeth Bruschuk (3 aces, 2 assists, 3 digs)  Grace Conley (4 digs), Hope Reckamp (3 kills).

Willowbrook def. Conant 25-16, 25-17
Willowbrook (13-0 overall, 1-0 in the West Suburban Conference): Calli Kenny (11 kills, 2 aces, 8 digs), Hannah Kenny (5 kills, 1 ace, 15 assists, 6 digs), Hope Reckamp (6 kills, 1 assist), Katie Linnig (1 ace, 9 assists, 7 digs), Elizabeth Bruschuk (3 aces, 5 assists, 3 digs), Kyla Ostrowski (4 kills, 1 ace, 1 dig), Natalie Cipriano (3 kills).

At Lincoln

Quincy Notre Dame def. St. Teresa 25-23, 25-17
Quincy Notre Dame def. Danville 25-8, 25-13 

Quincy Notre Dame def. Chatham Glenwood 25-27, 25-20, 15-4 
Quincy Notre Dame def. St. Teresa 21-25, 25-16, 15-11 (semifinal)
Quincy Notre Dame def. Normal West 25-18, 15-25, 16-14 (championship)
Quincy Notre Dame (10-0 overall) tournament statistics: Abbey Schreacke (39 kills), Emma Hoing (23 kills), Annie Eaton (55 assists).
Note: Abbey Schreacke was named to the all-tournament team. 

Normal West def. Deer Creek-Mackinaw 25-12, 25-20
Normal West (9-2 overall) Kills: Ellie Rink (11 kills, 2 aces, 8 digs), Sydney Sennett (16 assists).

Normal West def. O’Fallon 25-23, 25-17 (semifinal)
Normal West (10-2 overall): Averie Hernandez (17 kills, 2 blocks), Ellie Rink (3 aces), Sydney Sennett (24 assists), Sydnie Hernandez (10 digs).

Quincy Notre Dame def. Normal West 25-18, 15-25, 16-14 (championship)
Normal West (10-3 overall): Averie Hernandez (17 kills), Sydney Sennett (25 assists), Joselyn Gale (2 aces), Ellie Rink (9 digs).
Notes: Averie Hernandez, Sydney Sennett and Emma Rink were named to the all-tournament team. Hernandez also hit her 1,000th career kill during the tournament.

At Lincolnwood/Hillsboro “A Grace-Filled Tournament”

Vandalia finished fourth at the “Grace-Filled Tournament” hosted by Lincolnwood and Hillsboro high schools.

Vandalia def. Roxana 25-22, 21-25, 15-12
Vandalia: Sydney Miller (1 ace, 8 kills, 2 digs), Morgan Dagen (3 digs), Abby Guffey (1 ace, 3 kills, 1 block, 12 assists, 6 digs), Elizabeth Barenfanger (2 kills, 1 block, 4 digs), Lexi Wehrle (1 ace, 6 kills, 2 blocks, 7 digs), Delaney Kopp (1 kill), Ellika Whiteman (1 ace, 6 assists, 2 digs), Abby Durbin (3 kills, 2 blocks, 1 dig).

Vandalia def. Nokomis 25-19, 25-17
Vandalia: Sydney Miller (6 kills, 6 digs), Morgan Dagen (2 aces, 1 kill, 8 digs), Abby Guffey (2 kills, 10 assists, 2 digs), Elizabeth Barenfanger (2 kills, 4 digs), Lexi Wehrle (1 ace, 8 kills, 2 blocks, 2 digs), Delaney Kopp (1 kill), Ellika Whiteman (1 ace, 8 assists, 5 digs), Abby Durbin (1 kill).

Vandalia def. Mt. Olive 25-6, 25-7
Vandalia: Sydney Miller (2 aces, 6 kills), Morgan Dagen (2 digs), Abby Guffey (2 aces, 4 kill, 11 assists), Elizabeth Barenfanger (2 aces, 3 kills, 3 digs), Lexi Wehrle (2 aces, 3 kills, 1 block, 4 digs), Delaney Kopp (1 kill, 1 block), Ellika Whiteman (1 ace, 4 assists), Abby Durbin (2 kills).

Staunton def. Vandalia 25-19, 25-12 (semifinal)
Vandalia: Sydney Miller (4 kills, 1 dig), Morgan Dagen (1 kill, 3 digs), Abby Guffey (3 aces, 1 block, 4 assists), Elizabeth Barenfanger (1 assist, 2 kills), Lexi Wehrle (2 aces, 3 kills), Delaney Kopp (1 block), Ellika Whiteman (5 assists, 1 kill), Abby Durbin (1 kill, 2 digs).

North Mac def. Vandalia 9-25, 26-24, 25-22 (third place)
Vandalia: Sydney Miller (2 aces, 1 block, 2 kills, 3 digs), Morgan Dagen (3 aces, 2 digs), Abby Guffey (9 assists, 5 kills), Elizabeth Barenfanger (1 block, 1 kill, 1 dig), Lexi Wehrle (2 aces, 3 blocks, 11 kills, 2 digs), Delaney Kopp (3 blocks, 2 kills), Ellika Whiteman (1 ace, 14 assists, 2 kills, 2 digs), Abby Durbin (1 block, 3 kills).
Note: Lexi Wehrle, Abby Guffey named to all-tournament team.

Note: The 16-team tournament raises money to create awareness and support research into infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy, or INAD for short, a rare genetic condition that causes nerve function to decrease. The disease claimed 9-year-old Grace Herschelman of Hillsboro, for whom the tournament was established in 2017, earlier this year.

At Niles West

Stevenson def. Wauconda 23-25, 25-7, 15-10
Stevenson def. Latin 25-13, 25-7
Stevenson def. Niles West JV 25-12, 25-17
Joliet Catholic def. Stevenson 25-18, 17-25, 25-21
Stevenson def. Niles West 25-21, 22-25, 25-18
Stevenson High School (13-7 overall, 1-0 in the North Suburban Conference): Amanda Holsen (69 kills, 6 aces, 38 digs), Faith Cozzi (17 kills), Michelle Gonchar (15 kills, 13 aces, 9 blocks), Mia Jegers (10 aces, 41 digs), Shasha Evenko (14 kills, 9 blocks), Abby Minin (68 assists), Lilli Wangard (49 assists), Allison Katnibikov (11 kills, 7 blocks), Bayarmaa Bat-erdene (51 digs, 7 aces).
Stevenson coach Tim Crow: “Solid tournament for us as a team again. Saw our 10-match win streak fall to a very talented Joliet Catholic team. Great rebound for us in the third-place match defeating a well-coached Niles West team. Tough non-conference matchup Tuesday against Lakes Community and conference play against Mundelein on Wednesday.”

Joliet Catholic def. Prospect 25-20, 25-11
Joliet Catholic def. Resurrection 25-19, 25-13
Joliet Catholic def. Taft 25-10, 25-15
Joliet Catholic def. Stevenson: 25-18, 17-25, 25-21 (semifinal)
Joliet Catholic def. Deerfield 26-24, 25-15 (championship)
Joliet Catholic (12-3 overall, 1-0 in the East Suburban Catholic Conference).

At West Chicago

West Chicago def. Elgin 25-10, 25-9
West Chicago def. Plainfield South 25-14, 25-17
West Chicago def. Dundee-Crown 23-25, 25-21, 15-6
West Chicago def. Woodstock 28-26, 25-17
St. Viator def. West Chicago 25-21, 25-8
West Chicago (12-3 overall, 2-0 in the Upstate Eight Conference).

Saint Viator def. Woodstock 25-18, 25-21
Saint Viator def. Hoffman Estates 25-18, 27-26
Saint Viator def. Bartlett 25-17, 25-16
Saint Viator def. Dundee Crown 25-15, 25-18
Saint Viator def. West Chicago 25-21, 25-8 (championship)
Saint Viator (10-0 overall, 1-0 in the East Suburban Catholic Conference): Lauren Allaire (31 kills, 6 aces, 4 blocks, 9 digs), Marie Torosian (34 kills, 2 aces, 6 blocks, 13 digs), Reanne Valera (7 aces, 23 digs), Lilly LaFleur (17 kills, 6 blocks, 3 aces), Cailyn Harrington (122 assists, 13 digs, 8 aces), Ella Trieloff (10 kills, 1 ace), Marcelina Gorny (20 kills, 14 blocks), Louisa Battin (8 kills, 4 blocks), Mary Grace Lynch (1 ace, 11 digs).

At Antioch

Palatine: Erin McGinn (31 kills, 4 aces, 1 block, 40 digs), Maya Szafraniec (14 kills, 1 ace, 12 assists, 15 digs), Darby Lyons (3 kills, 1 block, 4 aces, 58 assists, 13 digs), Lyana Rivera (10 kills, 11 blocks), Bri Squeo (51 digs, 6 aces), Amanda Jones (37 digs, 10 aces), Emma Kronberg (2 digs, 4 aces), Megan Cox (2 kills, 1 block), Gabi Storelli (13 kills, 3 blocks, 4 aces), Meredith Kendall (3 kills, 1 block), Jolie Devalk (1 kill).
Note: Palatine finished fourth in the tournament.

Woodstock North def. Antioch JV 25-13, 25-8.
Woodstock North: KylieSchulze (16 assists, 6 digs, 4 aces, 3 kills), Avery Crabill (4 kills, 3 aces, 2 digs), Devynn Schulze (4 kills, 4 digs, 3 aces), Trinity Tillman (5 kills, 1 dig), Lexi Hansen (5 kills, 1 kill).
Note: Antioch’s JV team was filling in for Fenton, which was unavailable due to COVID.

Woodstock North def. J.I. Case (Racine, Wisconsin) 21-25, 25-18, 15-12
Woodstock North: Kylie Schulze (19 assists, 12 digs, 6 kills, 1 ace, 1 block), Faith Eddy (10 kills, 3 digs, 1 ace), Alyssa Wickersheim (7 kills, 8 digs, 1 assist), Avery Crabill (4 kills, 4 digs, 2 aces), Katie Wickersheim (9 digs, 4 assists), Kamryn Butenschoen (3 kills, 2 blocks).

Woodstock North def. Palatine 20-25, 25-17, 15-9
Woodstock North: Kylie Schulze (21 assists, 11 digs, 4 aces, 1 kill, 1 block), Alyssa Wickersheim (11 kills, 8 digs, 1 ace), Lexi Hansen (7 kills, 4 digs, 1 ace), Madison Miller (5 digs, 2 aces), Mackenzie Buss (4 digs).

Woodstock North def. Burlington Central 25-20, 26-24 (semifinal)
Woodstock North: Kylie Schulze (23 assists, 10 digs, 5 kills, 1 ace), Lexi Hansen (11 kills, 5 digs), Alyssa Wickersheim (9 kills, 5 digs), Kenize Buss (12 digs), Avery Crabill (3 kills, 7 digs, 1 block), Kamry Butenschoen (2 blocks, 1 kills).

Woodstock North def. Antioch 19-25, 25-12, 15-11 (championship)
Woodstock North: Kylie Schulze (22 assists, 13 digs, 1 ace, 1 kills, 1 block), Alyssa Wickersheim (11 kills, 8 digs), Lexi Hansen (8 kills, 8 digs), Avery Crabill (6 kills, 10 digs), Cadence Klaseck (4 blocks, 2 kills), Kenzie Buss (8 digs, 2 aces), Madison Miller (5 kills, 1 ace).
Woodstock North coach Eric Schulze: “Kylie Schulze rounded out a great tournament with her fourth double-double of the tournament. Schulze finished the tournament with 101 assists, 52 digs, 16 kills and 11 aces. Lexi Hansen was big in the semifinals and finals and finished with 26 kills and 18 digs in the tournament. Alyssa Wickersheim finished the invite with 38 kills and 30 digs. Avery Crabill had an outstanding day with 21 kills, 30 digs and 6 aces.”
Note: Woodstock North returns to action Tuesday at home versus Waukegan.

Late Saturday, September 11 results

At Midland

Henry def. Brimfield 20-25, 25-18, 15-20
Brimfield (3-5 overall): Ella Lune (12 kills, 3 blocks), Elly Doe (7 digs), Hannah Burkitt (4 aces, 24 assists).

Brimfield def. Stark County 25-16, 25-11
Brimfield (4-5 overall): Ella Lune (4 digs, 4 kills), Hannah Burkitt (12 assists, 4 aces), Jaclyn Fabry (3 kills, 4 aces, 3 digs), Grace Carroll (3 kills).

Brimfield def. Peoria Heights 25-18, 22-25, 15-12
Brimfield (5-5 overall): Ella Lune (7 kills), Hannah Burkitt (20 assists), Jaclyn Fabry (6 kills, 2 blocks), Carly Jones (3 aces).

Brimfield def. Midland 25-17, 25-16
Brimfield (6-5 overall): Ella Lune (7 kills, 3 blocks), Vanessa Jackson (3 digs), Hannah Burkitt (14 assists, 3 aces), Grace Carroll (3 digs).

Brimfield (6-5 overall) tournament statistics: Ella Lune (10 dogs, 30 kills, 6 blocks), Vanessa Jackson (8 digs), Elly Doe (8 digs), Ella Rolling (8 digs), Hannah Burkitt (70 assists), Jaclyn Fabry (20 kills, 4 blocks), Carly Jones (6 aces, 5 kills), Grace Carroll (6 kills), Ella Florey (3 blocks).
Brimfield coach Penny Silzer: “All 12 players contributed to our third-place finish. We played sluggish at time, due at least in part to the heat. Our gymnasium is like an icebox. These gyms were nice, but without air conditioning. I don’t want to make excuses, but I do believe heat makes things harder, especially when your team never practices in a hot gym. The girls pushed through it. I’m happy with our team chemistry and each individual’s ability to contribute.”

Late Thursday-Saturday, September 9-11 results

At Sacred Heart (Louisville, Kentucky)

Mother McAuley def. Sacred Heart 25-11, 26-24, 23-25, 26-24
Mother McAuley: Keira Ohse (4 kills, 4 blocks), Maeve Moonan (6 kills, 4 blocks), Caroline Macander (3 kills, 30 assists, 20 digs, 1 block), Gigi Navarette (39 digs, 3 assists, 2 aces), Olivia Klapp (14 digs), Sam Falk (24 digs), Mary Kate Sheehan (8 kills, 3 blocks), Ellie White (16 kills, 8 digs, 2 blocks).  

At Louisville Invitational Volleyball Tournament

Mother McAuley def. Henry Clay 25-11, 25-11
Mother McAuley: Ellie White (6 kills, 2 blocks), Maeve Moonan (4 kills), Keira Ohse (5 kills, 1 block), Najwa Williams (4 kills), Caroline Macander (17 assists, 1 kill), Gigi Navarette (16 digs),
Sam Falk (10 digs).

Mother McAuley def. Saint Henry 25-23, 25-23
Mother McAuley: Ellie White (15 kills, 8 digs), Peyton Brokemond (5 kills), Maeve Moonan (4 kills), Caroline Macander (26 assists, 2 kills, 8 digs), Gigi Navarette (12 digs), Olivia Klapp (9 digs).

Assumption def. Mother McAuley 25-22, 25-22
Mother McAuley: Ellie White (14 kills, 5 digs, 1 block), Caroline Macander (26 assists, 5 digs), Peyton Brokemond (5 kills, 1 block), Gigi Navarette (14 digs), Mary Kate Sheehan (3 kills, 2 blocks), Maeve Moonan (3 kills).  

Clearwater (Florida) Catholic def. Mother McAuley 25-17, 25-22
Mother McAuley: Ellie White (11 kills, 14 digs), Caroline Macander (4 kills, 18 assists), Keira Ohse (3 kills, 2 blocks), Gigi Navarette (6 digs), Sam Falk (6 digs).

Mother McAuley def. Walton (Georgia) 25-20, 25-13
Mother McAuley (11-3 overall): Ellie White (18 kills, 11 digs), Peyton Brokemond (5 kills), Heather Jiricek (3 kills, 2 blocks), Olivia Klapp (13 digs), Gigi Navarette (13 digs), Caroline Macander (2 kills, 26 assists, 8 digs).

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