Caroline Toren's three aces and 27 assists led Illiana Christian to a 25-21, 22-25, 25-16 Metro Suburban Conference girls volleyball win over Timothy Christian on Thursday.
Felicia Schaap had 12 kills and four blocks, while Katie Larson collected eight kills and nine digs. Breanna Vanderwall notched 12 digs for the Vikings (25-4, 10-2).
Grant Park 25-25, Beecher 12-17: Amari Griffin and Brittany Weiss put away three kills each, but the Ladycats fell in River Valley Conference play.
Griffin added six blocks, and Jordyn Beck handed out six assists.
St. Viator 29-25-25, Marian Catholic 31-20-20: Morgan Sullivan put down nine kills, and Krista Policchio made eight digs in the Spartans' East Suburban Catholic Conference loss to the Lions.
Homewood-Flossmoor 2, Eisenhower 0: Mark Spencer's two goals led the Vikings (15-6-3) past the Cardinals.
Marian on TV: Saturday's Marian Catholic at Nazareth Academy game will be televised via tape delay at 4 p.m. on Comcast 100.
News and notes
IHSA announces TV coverage: The Illinois High School Association, in conjunction with its broadcast partner When We Were Young Productions, has announced its television network coverage for the 2010-11 school year. For the first-time ever, all of the events broadcast on TV will also be available live on the Internet via IHSA.TV.
The IHSA TV Network consists of seven over-the-air stations throughout the state, including WPWR (Chicago), WTVO (Rockford), KGCW (Quad Cities/Burlington, Iowa), WAOE (Peoria), WCFN (Springfield/Champaign/Decatur) and WFIE (Evansville, Indiana). In addition, several cable outlets will carry the IHSA TV Network, as will the Internet broadband portal IHSA.TV.
The IHSA TV Network will carry the IHSA Football Playoff Pairing Release Show (Oct. 23) and 40 total contests during the 2010-11 school year, including the football state finals (Nov. 26-27), the girls basketball state finals (Feb. 25-26, March 4-5) and the boys basketball state finals (March 11-12, March 18-19).
In the Chicago area, Comcast 100 will once again carry the IHSA Football Playoff Pairing Show on Oct. 23, while the remaining IHSA TV Network events will air on WPWR.