Prairie Ridge took one step closer to winning the Fox Valley Conference volleyball championship outright with a 25-19, 23-25, 25-14 victory over Jacobs on Tuesday.
The victory clinched a share of the title for the Wolves (22-5, 14-0 FVC). They need a win over Huntley on Thursday or Cary-Grove next Thursday to win the FVC outright.
Maddie McGuire had 11 kills, and Sammi Lockwood and Trinity Sheridan each had eight for the Wolves. Lockwood also had four blocks, and Sheridan had 13 digs and two aces.
Hannah Baudin led Prairie Ridge with 31 assists, and Alexis Kantner had 12 digs and six aces.
Jacobs (10-13, 6-7) was led by Maggie Wallenberger with eight kills, and Rachel Kaczorowski had 19 assists and two aces. Tai Ramirez had five kills and 10 digs, and Jordyn Kelly had 14 digs.
Crystal Lake South 2, Dundee-Crown 0: At Carpentersville, McKenzie Wilson had 20 assists and 10 digs as the Gators (9-14, 4-9) defeated the Chargers (2-18, 0-13), 25-23, 25-22, in their FVC match.
Amelia Reiter had nine kills, and Kelly Carlson added 10 digs for South.
Claire Muhvic led D-C with seven kills and 13 digs. MacKenzie Field had five kills, and Jenna Brown had 17 assists.
Marist 2, Marian Central 0: At Chicago, the Hurricanes lost their East Suburban Catholic Conference match to the RedHawks, 25-19, 25-18.
Valle Leggett had six kills, and Lilli Leggett had four kills and three aces for Marian. Issy Nick had four kills and seven digs, Rachel Graham had 11 digs, and Grace Graff provided 15 assists.
Burlington Central 2, Harvard 0: At Burlington, the Hornets (3-27, 0-9) fell to the Rockets in their Kishwaukee River Conference match, 25-7, 25-11.
Dianayeli Plata had five digs, while Aylia Lemus and Haley Tittle each had a kill for the Hornets.
Johnsburg 2, Marengo 1: At Johnsburg, Hayley Schmidt posted 10 kills, and Adisyn Illg had 20 assists as the Skyhawks defeated the Indians, 20-25, 25-20, 27-25, in their KRC match.
Morgan Madsen had seven kills, six digs and four assists. Abbey Bratek added seven kills, and Leah Kottke had 18 digs. Illg also had six kills.
Marengo was led by Bailey Bertrand with 10 kills, and Lillie Simons came up with 10 blocks and seven kills.
Abi Vito had 15 assists and two kills, Hannah Ritter had five blocks and six kills, and Kaetlyn Jeschke had 16 digs.
Woodstock North 2, Woodstock 0: At Woodstock, Brooke Amann had 12 kills and 11 digs to lead the Thunder to a KRC win, 25-21, 25-20.
Lauren Kunke provided North with 20 digs.
Class 1A Marian Central Regional: At Woodstock, Mateo Raso scored from just outside the goal box in the first half as No. 8-seeded Marian Central defeated No. 2 Schaumburg Christian in their regional semifinal.
Raso’s goal came as play restarted. Goalkeeper Caleb Taylor had five saves for the shutout. The Hurricanes advance to the regional championship game at 11 a.m. Saturday against the winner between No. 3 Harvest Christian and No. 6 Johnsburg, which play Wednesday.
Cary-Grove 2, Prairie Ridge 1: At Cary, Michael McEvoy scored a pair of second-half goals as the Trojans edged the Wolves in their FVC match.
The game was Prairie Ridge’s senior night but was played at C-G because Prairie Ridge’s field was too wet.
C-G goalkeeper Nick Reineking made three saves.
Crystal Lake South 2, Jacobs 1: At Algonquin, the Gators (14-2-3. 6-0-1) got second-half goals from Ryan Coughlin and Evan Carlson to hold off the Golden Eagles (8-7-4, 5-1-2) in their FVC match.
Coughlin’s goal was unassisted. Andrew Edge assisted on Carlson’s goal. Goalkeeper Matt McCaleb made five saves for the Gators.
Preston Krahl made three saves for Jacobs, and Noah Peterson had two.
Crystal Lake Central 1, McHenry 1: At Crystal Lake, Jake Nelson scored off Billy Cummings’ assist as the Tigers (6-9-2, 1-7-1) played to an FVC tie against the Warriors.
Central goalkeeper Joseph Perez made seven saves.
Alejandro Vazquez provided McHenry's lone goal. Riley Hedberg and Hunter Elsberg were credited with an assist, and Austin Lichtenstein made 10 saves for the Warriors (8-7-6, 2-5-1).