Morris defeated Sycamore 17-25, 25-18, 25-16, on the road Thursday in Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference East varsity girls volleyball.
Eight kills and 12 digs from Kailyn Korte were highs for Morris (18-13-1, 5-4). Abby Baker had six kills, JoAnna Nowicki had three kills and nine digs, Austin Thompson had a kill, six aces and two digs, and Taya Torkelson had a kill, two aces and 19 assists.
Morris went 1-2 at the lower levels. The sophomores (4-21, 2-7) lost 25-21, 25-12. The freshman “A” team (20-8, 6-3) won 25-27, 25-16, 25-10. The freshman “B” team (9-4, 6-3) lost 28-26, 19-25, 15-12.
Minooka def. Romeoville,
Ginger Perinar, who added five aces, and Emily Hise had five kills each Tuesday for Minooka (17-8, 10-3 Southwest Prairie). The Indians got four kills from Jessica Karalow, who added two blocks, and Brenna Perinar, and eight points and four digs from Jordan Airola.
GSW def. Tri-Point,
22-25, 25-17, 25-16
Gardner-South Wilmington (13-9, 5-6 River Valley) featured 12 kills, 1.5 blocks and four digs from Breann Fisher; nine kills, a block and three digs from Bryanna DeMoraes; eight kills, 2.5 blocks and eight digs from Lexi Posing; four kills each from Mariana Ferrari and Taylor Speed; and three aces, 13 digs and three assists from Sophie Barna on Tuesday.
The GSW sophomores won 25-16, 25-9 behind three kills from Emily Hopwood and a kill, seven aces and six assists from Sydney Perkins.
Newark def. IMSA,
Kristina Nichols had eight kills, Maddie Friestad had six aces and 10 digs, and Missy Friestad had 21 assists Monday for Newark (24-6).
JUNIOR HIGH BASKETBALL
Mazon-Verona-Kinsman (7-4) featured 12 points from Heather Gonzalez and 7 from Britney Helms in the eighth-grade win Tuesday.
Lauren Dooley scored 14 points and Alyssa Binion 10 for the MVK seventh-graders (10-1) in a 34-16 win.
Alex Draves scored 16 points Monday for MVK in the eighth-grade game.
Lauren Dooley had 12 points in a 35-3 MVK seventh-grade win.
Four points each from Morgan Pifer and Lyda Robinson were high Monday for the Seneca eighth-graders (6-1).
The Seneca seventh-grade team (6-1) lost 24-17 despite 7 Faith Hacker points.
Haley Aukland had 3 points and Alexis Smith had 2 points Tuesday for the “A” team from Shabbona.
Olivia Doss led the Braves with 4 points and Kearstin Arends added 2 points for Shabbona’s “B” team in a 6-6 tie.