Thursday, October 30th

High School Volleyball

4A Edwardsville Regional

Edwardsville 0
Springfield  2

3A Jacksonville Regional

SHG  2

3A Stanford-Olympia Regional

Lincoln     2

Washington 0

3A Taylorville Regional

Mt. Zion   2
Rochester 0 

2A Riverton Regional

Warrensburg-Latham 0
Williamsville            2

2A Auburn Regional

Plains   2

Lutheran  0

1A Mt. Pulaski Regional

Mt. Pulaski 2
D-Lutheran 0

1A New Berlin Regional

New Berlin 2
Routt        0

1A Nokomis Regional

Pawnee       2
Lincolnwood  0


Top Stories
The Cardinals don't really have a superstar... And that's probably why they're so tough.  Plains got contributions across the board and beat the Crusaders in 2 games to win the regional championship

SHG brings home their first Regional Championship for the first time since 2005 after sweeping QND (25-23, 25-15)
Springfield High overcame Edwardsville and the odds in one fell swoop, winning a 4A regional championship on Thursday night despite being the smallest school in Class 4A. 
The Bullets came out strong and never really let Warrensburg-Latham catch their breath.  Cate "Bish" Buescher had 12 kills as Williamsville won another regional title.

Kerker and Boes take an in-depth look at the first round playoff matchups for 11 area teams. Get the full breakdown on all things post season HERE. 
Williamsville cruised to a straight set victory over S-Valley & Riverton watched a win slip through their fingers against W-Latham on Tuesday at the 2A Riverton Regional.
Top Features
The Rochester All-Stater talks about his capri pants, his idea for "No-Lens" Friday (which failed miserably), and tends to cry when watching the movie 8 Below in this week's TQT
We hit the fall playoff season at full speed and we've got some incredible PTP worthy performances to accompany us. Check them here!
MacArthur didn't get the memo not to punt the ball to BJ Hill, Courtney Pence becomes the first Senator to reach 1,500 kills, and a game winning extra point sending Southeast to the playoffs tops this week's Plays of the Week.  
We mix it up this week.  Yes, we still have the big hits, but we break away from it with some serious spikeage and a little fancy footwork
We've got tears and jeers and we still have no idea what "MSM" in the MSM Conference stands for after this week's Say Whaaat!?
Prime Time Performer: Oct 20th - 25th
  Austin Bell(Rochester Soc)
  PORTA Girls XC(Team)
  Courtney Pence(SHS VB)
  Chelby Harden & Shelby Thornton(Pawnee VB)
  Annah Carney(SHS Swim)
  Pleasant Plains Defense(Unit)
  Alyssa Miller(Southeast K)
  Josh Talley(Glenwood RB)
  Joe Brannan(Jacksonville QB)
  North Mac OLine(Unit)
  Detric Mitchell(Lanphier RB/WR)
  Sam Sergent & Anthony Dinello(SHG RBs)