N-G top 10: Volleyball (April 24, 2021) | Sports

RK., TEAM REC. PREV. COMMENT

1. Mahomet-Seymour 14-2 3 Bulldogs finished season on 12-match win streak, captured Apollo Conference title on Thursday.

2. Paxton-Buckley-Loda 16-2 5 Panthers stunned Champaign Central in two sets, suffered losses to St. Joseph-Ogden, St. Teresa.

3. Champaign Central 14-3 2 Maroons defeated St. Thomas More, Centennial before PBL loss, will not compete in Big 12 tourney.

4. St. Thomas More 17-2 1 Sabers couldn’t get past Champaign Central but have won three straight since, are perfect in IPC.

5. St. Joseph-Ogden 17-3 4 Spartans own wins over Mahomet, PBL and losses to Central, STM. Defeated Teutopolis on Friday.

6. Milford 16-1 7 Bearcats eclipsed Salt Fork and have won last 14 matches, finish season with Watseka on Saturday.

7. Salt Fork 11-2 6 Vermilion Valley-champ Storm ended two-match skid with three-set victory over Villa Grove/Heritage.

8. Unity 8-5 10 Rockets nearly trumped STM, look recovered from COVID-19 delay to start of their spring season.

9. Tri-County 11-3 9 Titans lost just once in Lincoln Prairie Conference action this season, had six-match win streak.

10. Centennial 6-7 8 Chargers will try to finish above .500 with involvement in Saturday’s Big 12 tourney in Peoria.

Colin Likas covers Illinois football and high school sports at The News-Gazette. He can be reached at [email protected], or on Twitter at @clikasNG.