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Lady Cats reach “Sweet Sixteen” for first time

Posted October 31, 2012 by Goreville Gazette in Sports

Lady Cats defeat Cobden 25-8, 25-16, at the Class 1A volleyball Marissa sectional semifinals Wednesday night.

According to Goreville Schools, the Goreville Lady Blackcats Volleyball Team dominated Cobden in two sets to make them one of the “Sweet Sixteen” teams left playing in the State for the first time in the program’s history.  The Lady Cats now play in the IHSA Sectional Tournament Finals against Valmeyer in Marissa on Thursday, November 1 at 7 p.m.