Volleyball roundup 10-14-16

The Blue Ridge Lady Knights earned a senior night victory Tuesday evening in two sets against El Paso-Gridley. 

At Farmer City,

The Knights won 25-23, 25-23 in two close sets to improve to 23-5 (8-4 HOIC). 

TVMS girls, Bowers head to state cross country meet

The Tri-Valley Middle School cross country girls team qualified for the upcoming class 2A stat meet at Normal Parkside with a third place team finish in the 13-team Paxton Sectional on Saturday, Oct. 8. 

Safety saves Panthers from third shutout

LeROY — A fourth-quarter safety recorded by the LeRoy Panthers allowed the squad to avoid their third shutout on the season Friday night in a loss to the Deer Creek-Mackinaw Chiefs. 

The lone LeRoy scoring play was a defensive effort led by seniors Dalton Noe and Alex LaMont, and was one of few bright spots against a solid, undefeated Dee-Mack squad. 

Banged-up Knights take homecoming loss

FARMER CITY- After losing their starting quarterback, backup quarterback and starting fullback due to recent injuries, the Blue Ridge High School football team had to make some adjustments and get creative Friday night for their final varsity contest.

Viking runners peaking at the right time

Part of being successful in the sport of cross country is peaking at the right time. 

Tri-Valley/LeRoy is doing just that. The Vikings ran at Dawson Lake last week, and among the five teams that posted a team score, they finished second with 31 points. 

Vikings maintain perfect record

FISHER — The Tri-Valley Vikings scored on offense and defense while piling up 497 yards  as they improved their overall record to 7-0 and 6-0 in Heart of Illinois conference play Friday night with 56-12 win over the Fisher Bunnies.

Poindexter advances to state


Bunnies battle Knights to tie

In the Hollywood motion picture “Rocky,” Sylvester Stallone, playing the title character, was overjoyed when he was on his feet at the end of the 15th round. But, he lost the fight on the scorecards. 

Panthers win big at Flanagan

FLANAGAN – The Panthers scored on their first six possessions against Flanagan-Cornell-Woodland Friday night to take a 47-0 lead into halftime.

Tri-Valley volleyball update

The Tri-Valley Lady Vikings beat the LeRoy Panthers last Wednesday night before sustaining their second loss of the season against a talented St. Joseph-Ogden team Monday. 

The Vikings won in two sets against the Panthers on a night that was a fundraiser of the Tri-Valley Athletic Boosters and the Make-a-Wish foundation. 

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