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Skyhawk Volleyball Going to Nationals

Skyhawk Volleyball to Compete in NJCAA National Championships for 4th Straight Year! 

2017 NJCAA DII Volleyball Championship - #5 Sauk Valley vs. #12 Northeast 

Sauk will live stream the game for free starting at 2 p.m. CST in the Dillon Mall.

Championship games may also be purchased on demand,

Skyhawk Volleyball competed in the Region IV Volleyball Tournament on November 4 at the College of Lake County in Grayslake. The lady Skyhawks posted two straight set wins to advance to the national tournament for the 4th straight season.

In the first match of the day, the Skyhawks beat Illinois Valley by scores of 25-9, 25-11 and 25-21.
Bailey O'Brien with 12 kills 7 service aces and 16 digs
Sommer Rhea with 18 kills and 16 digs
Tori Smoode with 6 kill blocks
Jensyn McKinney with 4 kills
Kacey Koch with 19 assists
Paige Conner with 14 assists

In the District A Championship match, the Skyhawks defeated Wabounsee by scores of 25-17, 25-13 and 25-12.

Sommer Rhea with 16 kills and 10 digs
Bailey O'Brien with 9 kills and 12 digs
Hannah Peterson with 4 kills and 3 kill blocks
Mackenzie Skoumal with 4 kill blocks
Olivia Pilgrim with 15 digs and 5 assists
Paige Conner with 14 assists
Kacey Koch with 13 assists and 9 digs

Sauk had four players named to the all-tournament team: Bailey O'Brien, Sommer Rhea, Hannah Peterson and Kacey Koch. The Skyhawks are now 32-8, and will play in the NJCAA National Championships in Charleston, WV on November 16, 17 and 18.

Go Skyhawks!