PAXTON -- The 2019 Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School volleyball team holds the record for most wins in a season.
Bryce Barnes -- The former Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley football standout was part of the University of Illinois' field-goal unit in a 24-23 victory Saturday over sixth-ranked Wisconsin. James McCourt made the game-winning field goal from 39 yards as time expired with Barnes on blocking duty.
GIBSON CITY -- With a 25-16, 25-20 win over Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School's volleyball team on Thursday, Tri-Valley clinched the Heart of Illinois Conference regular-season title and improved its record to 29-2 overall and 12-0 in the conference.
KANKAKEE -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball team won 25-12, 25-17 Tuesday over Grant Park in its first match of the Sangamon/River Valley Conference Tournament.
PAXTON -- After winning 25-11, 25-22 over Iroquois West in its first match of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda Volleyball Classic on Wednesday, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley was in a tight battle with Milford in its second match.
PAXTON -- A timeout was called after Armstrong-Potomac tied the second set of Wednesday's Paxton-Buckley-Loda Volleyball Classic match at 20-20 against host PBL.
Ariana Gentzler -- As of Saturday, the former Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball standout leads the NJCAA Division I in total blocks with 132 for Vincennes University while also producing 117 kills, five assists and 32 digs.
GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley volleyball team won a tightly-contested match against Tremont by a score of 25-17, 16-25, 25-22 on Tuesday.
PAXTON -- A mere two days prior to Monday's match against Oakwood, Paxton-Buckley-Loda won four straight matches en route to claiming the Watseka Tournament title.
Mitch McNutt -- The 2018 Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley graduate rushed for 79 yards on 11 carries for the University of Wisconsin-Platteville's football team in a 55-28 win Saturday over Lakeland University in Plymouth, Wisconsin.
Bryce Barnes -- The former Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley football standout played on a University of Illinois field-goal team unit that allowed James McCourt to make a 57-yard field goal in the first quarter of a 34-31 loss to Eastern Michigan on Saturday.
PAXTON -- A two-set win over Clifton Central on Thursday improved Paxton-Buckley-Loda's overall record to 9-1 and its mark in the Sangamon Valley Conference to 2-0.
Ariana Gentzler -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball standout had four blocks for Vincennes University in a 25-14, 25-14, 25-20 win Wednesday over Brescia University's junior varsity team. Gentzler had three kills, two digs and four blocks in a 25-22, 26-24, 14-25, 25-18 loss to John…
Nick Porter -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda cross country standout finished seventh with a time of 19:35.9 for Bradley University in Saturday's Western Illinois University Early Bird Invite.
CISSNA PARK -- Even though her team won 25-16 in the first set of one of its Timberwolf Tip-Off championship pool-play matches on Saturday, Paxton-Buckley-Loda head coach Lindsay Stalowy knew Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley would provide a challenge in the second set.
CISSNA PARK -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley volleyball team won both of its matches at the Timberwolf Tip-Off on Thursday.
CISSNA PARK -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball team won its third match of the Timberwolf Tip-Off tournament via a 25-4, 25-11 score Thursday over Armstrong-Potomac.
CISSNA PARK -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball team won 25-9, 25-7 on Tuesday, Aug. 27, over Fisher in its second match of the Timberwolf Tip-Off tournament.
PAXTON -- The Paxton Park District Women's Sand Volleyball season came to an end Tuesday night with Animal Clinic of Paxton (9-5) winning the championship of the double-elimination, end-of-the-year tournament.