Paxton – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda varsity volleyball crew completed their first week of the season with some successful momentum.
The Panthers’ 25-19, 25-17 win over Urbana on Thursday improved their document to 3-0.
“I clearly wish to be 3-0. Too early. I do know we’ve got issues to work on. With this being our final match of the week, I feel we’re on a very good word.” “Everybody gave the impression to be in a constructive, completely happy temper. They have been choosing one another up and have been good teammates. On the finish of the day, it was probably the most to me. What’s necessary is to see them rejoice one another and the crew’s success.”
It was the PBL’s first two-set win of the season, a three-set victory over champion Centennial and Hopstone Discipline final Monday and Tuesday, respectively.
“I feel that is the primary match out of three that we’ve got performed the place all of us actually performed collectively. We celebrated one another’s successes,” Stalovy stated. “We have been completely happy to have one another. . Everybody bought concerned within the sport, and I feel we performed as a cohesive unit tonight, and that clearly confirmed within the rating.
Urbana took a 2–1 lead earlier than Arya Stack recorded a kill to document the primary level of the match for the PBL. It might be the final time the Panthers have been left behind for the remainder of the match as Bayley Bruns recorded a go-forward kill to provide his crew a 3-2 lead.
From there, an ace from Cadence Jones and one other kill by the Bruins helped the PBL lead 7-2. An ace from Bruns made the rating 13-7, and an ace from Stack made it 16-10.
A block from Greslin Greenberg scored 22-12 earlier than a kill by the Bruns at 24-14. After Urbana scored 5 straight factors, the Bruns struck one other kill to get the primary set.
Greenberg started the second set with a kill earlier than the Bruns recorded a kill that prolonged the PBL’s opening result in 4–1. One other kill by the Bruins made the rating 6–3, and after Urbana’s exit, Aubrey Gooden recorded a kill and an ace to increase the result in 8–4.
Brooke Kleinert recorded a kill to boost the rating to 9–6, earlier than Greenberg lengthened a kill to make it 11–7. Jones recorded an ace to make it 12-7, and after Urbana was out, Aubrey Busbaum recorded a kill, Trixie Johnson counted an ace and the Bruns had one other kill that prolonged the PBL’s lead. Helped increase to 16-9.
Kleinert recorded a kill and Leah Eyre prolonged an ace to increase the 17-11 result in 19-11. After Urbana scored two straight factors, a kill by Katherine Weslund and a few aces by Stack helped the Panthers prolong their result in 24-13.
A kill from Greenberg received the match after Urbana scored 4 factors in a row.
The Bruns ended the match with 11 kills, 4 digs and an ace, whereas Stack had 12 assists, 5 digs, 4 aces and two kills, Johnson had 12 digs and one ace, and Greenberg had three kills and one. was block. Busbaum had seven assists, two kills and one dig, Gooden had two kills and one ace, Kleinert had two kills and two digs, Jones had three digs and one ace, Carly Welp had one help , Weslund had one homicide and Emilie Robidoux had two
“Everybody contributed tonight. It was a very good crew win,” Stalowie stated. “I feel the setters did a very good job of figuring out the place the hitters have been on the court docket and getting the ball to the correct particular person on the proper time. I’m actually completely happy how our crime got here collectively.”
The Panthers will play Gibson Metropolis-Melvin-Sibley on Tuesday earlier than internet hosting Watseka subsequent Thursday and make their Illini Prairie Convention debut at Chilicothe Illinois Valley Central at midday on Saturday.
“Subsequent week goes to be an enormous week,” Stalowy stated. “The competitors simply retains enhancing from right here on out.”
PBL def. Urbana 25-19, 25-17
PBL (3-0), Bailey Bruins (11 kills, 4 digs, 1 ace), Araya Stack (12 assists, 5 digs, 4 aces, 2 kills), Trix Johnson (12 digs, 1 ace), Greslin Greenberg (3 Kills, 1 block), Aubrey Busbaum (7 assists, 2 kills, 1 dig), Aubrey Gooden (2 kills, 1 ace), Brooke Kleinert (2 kills, 2 digs), Cadence Jones (3 digs, 1 ace), Carly Welp (1 help), Katherine Weslund (1 kill), Emily Robidoux (2 digs).
Joint Enterprise Stats (PBL 2, Urbana 0) – Kills: Ulrich 4; Helps: Krumvide 10; Diggs: Krumweede 2; Aces: Graham 10.