Athletic Event

Illinois Valley Tournament

Lady Chiefs fall to nationally ranked South Suburban in IVCC Tournament Finals

Conference: No

Opponent: South Suburban College
18 - 25 (L)
24 - 26 (L)
25 - 19 (W)
25 - 22 (W)
12 - 15 (L)

South Suburban College pulled out a five-game victory over the Lady Chiefs. The 22nd-ranked Bulldogs took the opening game 25-18 and then held on for a 26-24 win in the second game. Waubonsee battled back to take the third and fourth games 25-19 and 25-22 to force a fifth game. South Suburban (14-4) edged the Lady Chiefs 15-12 to beat Waubonsee (14-3) for the second time this season. Kaitlyn Richter tallied 12 kills, 27 digs and three blocks to pace Waubonsee. Ellie Martin chipped in with 36 assists and 15 digs, while Erin Bowe registered six serving aces and 18 digs. Lexi McKenzie recorded 29 digs, Faith Montalbano had 11 kills and Katherine Daley posted six blocks.