Volleyball

Volleyball season wrap-up

By Mike McGinnis The season ended for the Goreville High School volleyball team at Thursday’s (Oct. 31) Carrier Mills Class 1A regional championship match, as top-seeded Crab Orchard defeated the Lady Blackcats in two sets, 2...


Lady Cats prepare for Volleyball Regionals

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School volleyball team picked up a conference win on Wednesday of last week, as the Lady Blackcats defeated Sesser-Valier in three sets at Sesser.  McKenzi Schaede had eight kills, Madison S...


Lady Blackcats finish tourney 3-1

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Goreville High School volleyball team finished play at the Thompsonville tournament with a 3-1 record. The Lady Blackcats beat Thompsonville in three sets, then defeated Gallatin County and C...


Blackcats narrowly defeat Eagles in Pink Out match

By Mike McGinnis Last Monday night, the Goreville High School volleyball squad defeated Vienna in a close match at Goreville in three sets, 24-26, 25-19, 25-23. In the opening set, the Lady Blackcats built a 14-6 lead before Vi...



Lady Cats fall to Crab Orchard

By Mike McGinnis On Tuesday of last week, the Goreville High School volleyball team lost in two sets to visiting Crab Orchard, 25-9, 25-12.  Hannah Murley and McKenzi Schaede combined for seven kills, while Madison Sopczak dis...


Lady Cats Volleyball looking to rebuild for road ahead

The Goreville Blackcats Varsity Volleyball team’s roster may read like a junior varsity team with its lack of seniors and only three juniors, but its commitment and performance Monday night in its opening game reads “All Va...


Lady Cats reach “Sweet Sixteen” for first time

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 programR...


Lady Blackcats defeat Trico

In action last week, the Lady Blackcats defeated Trico in two sets, 25-22, 25-22, on Tuesday night at Goreville. Prior to the start of the varsity contest, Goreville’s senior members of the volleyball team, Micaela Alred, Ali...



Lady Cats to conclude regular season play Friday

Last Monday, the Goreville High School volleyball team lost to Christopher, 26-24, 20-25, 25-8, in a match played at Goreville.  Alison Webb had 14 kills and Ellen Wilkie added six kills, while Kaylee Webb had four kills and 1...


Blackcat Volleyball competes in Trico Tourney

The Goreville High School volleyball squad competed in the Trico invitational tournament last week. On Tuesday, the Lady Blackcats defeated Marissa-Coulterville 21-17, 21-10, then lost to Steeleville in three sets, 9-21, 21-18,...