ISCC Tournament Semi-Finals and Championship
Lady Chiefs fall to nationally-ranked Moraine Valley in championship match of ISCC Tournament
Opponent: Morton College (Semi-Finals)
25 - 11 (W)
27 - 25 (W)
25 - 11 (W)
Opponent: Moraine Valley Community College (Championship)
18 - 25 (L)
20 - 25 (L)
23 - 25 (L)
The Lady Chiefs knocked off Morton College before falling to Moraine Valley Community College in the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference Tournament championship match. Waubonsee beat the Panthers 25-11, 27-25 and 25-11 to move into the title match against the regular season ISCC Champion Cyclones. Moraine Valley, which handed the Lady Chiefs their only conference loss during the season, once again prevailed to take the outright league crown.
Against Morton, Kaitlyn Richter and Faith Montalbano each booked 11 kills. Ellie Martin chipped in with 28 assists, Katherine Daley made three blocks, and Erin Bowe added three aces and three blocks in the Lady Chiefs' 33rd win of the season. In the title match the Lady Chiefs (33-6) went toe-to-toe with the Cyclones (26-7), unlike their first meeting which Moraine Valley won handily. The Cylones won in three straight games again, but Waubonsee was much more competitive against the league champs. Moraine Valley won the opener 25-18 and took the second game 25-20. The Cyclones then held on for a 25-23 win in the third game to take the match. Montalbano registered 15 kills to lead the Lady Chiefs' attack. Martin booked 24 assists, Richter had three serving aces and Lexi McKenzie contributed nine digs.