Athletic Event

Harper Tournament

Lady Chiefs win two at Harper Tournament, move into national rankings

Conference: No

Opponent: College of DuPage
25 - 15 (W)
25 - 15 (W)
25 - 18 (W)

Opponent: Illinois Valley
25 - 21 (W)
25 - 17 (W)
25 - 10 (W)

The Lady Chiefs won two matches at the Harper Tournament in Palatine, downing the College of DuPage and Illinois Valley Community College. Waubonsee up ended the Chaparrals in three games 25-15, 25-15 and 25-18. Erin Bowe led the way with 16 kills, while Ellie Martin registered 27 assists and Katherine Daley made four blocks. Waubonsee, ranked 29th in the latest NJCAA Division II poll, then steadily pulled away from Illinois Valley to improve to 17-3 overall on the season. The Lady Chiefs, who narrowly edged the Eagles in a five-game match two weeks ago, beat Illinois Valley 25-21, 25-17 and 25-10. Faith Montalbano tallied 16 kills, while Martin booked 32 assists and Daley made three blocks in the win.