2012 Southwestern all-conference volleyball team:
COLLINSVILLE • The Collinsville girls volleyball team honored the Class of 2013 on Thursday, but some of the seniors' younger teammates also played key roles in a memorable victory for the Kahoks.
GRANITE CITY • The Granite City girls volleyball team is still looking for its second win of the season, but the Warriors may have taken a huge step forward Thursday night.
Southwestern 2011 all-conference girls volleyball team:
BELLEVILLE • With plenty of big hits from Belleville West's Emily Becker and O'Fallon's Katie Roustio, Thursday's Class 4A volleyball regional final at West wasn't lacking firepower.
BELLEVILLE • Thanks to Katie Lanxon and Taylor Lundy, Belleville West senior Emily Becker may finish the volleyball season as the St. Louis area leader in kills for the 2011 season.
EDWARDSVILLE • If there were worries that the Edwardsville volleyball team might suffer a letdown Tuesday night against Belleville West, they were unfounded. A night after knocking off defending Illinois Class 3A state champion Mater Dei, Edwardville again was in high gear as it powered to a…
BELLEVILLE • The way Granite City coach Ashley Boyce sees it, Thursday's match at Belleville West came down to experience.
BELLEVILLE • Even though Mater Dei won its 10th straight match of the season and 21st in a row over two seasons Thursday night, no one connected to the Knights was wearing a smile.
TROY, Ill. • The Belleville West girls volleyball team got off to a sluggish start Thursday night in Austin Betz's debut as head coach, but Betz had no complaints about the way the Maroons finished.