The Villa Grove/Heritage co-op is up for renewal in the spring, but both districts want different things from the co-op moving forward.
Heritage Superintendent Tom Davis said his district would like the co-op to be a full co-op and include volleyball, common colors and a common mascot.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Throughout the season, Parkland College’s volleyball team sought to establish an identity of its own.
It was a tough task following a squad that was unbeaten and won a national championship in 2015.
Coach Cliff Hastings’ Cobras on Saturday nonethe-less found a way to surpass their immediate predecessors.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The coach of the defending NJCAA Division II volleyball national champions has big plans this morning before Parkland volleyball tries to win its second consecutive national title.
Wake up at the team hotel Parkland is staying at and make sure the Cobras’ laundry is done.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The tournament venue is new, but that is all that has changed for the Parkland College volleyball team.
CHARLESTON, W. Va. — The feeling of winning never gets old for members of the Parkland volleyball team.
They should know. They’re used to it.
Rod Lovett doesn’t want to get ahead of himself.
But by the time Saturday arrives, Lovett and the Parkland athletic department he oversees could enjoy a monumental moment. Or two. Or three.
The NJCAA Division I men’s soccer national championship match is slated for 6 p.m. on Saturday. Parkland could win that.
NORMAL — This wasn’t the opponent St. Joseph-Ogden volleyball coach Abby McDonald thought she would see.
She knew Eureka was a quality team heading into Saturday’s Class 2A state championship match — all state finalists are — but she didn’t expect a team with a defense as forbidding as the Hornets’ was.
NORMAL — Kylie Michael tried to calm her team’s nerves.
After all, Michael and St. Joseph-Ogden led the second set of Saturday’s Class 2A state championship match against Eureka 24-19 and only needed to win one out of five possible set points to extend the match to a third set.