Chargers, Bravettes Season Ends, Geese Advance

The Orion Chargers were stopped in the first round at the Class 2A Riverdale Volleyball Sectional Monday night.  Lena-Winslow topped Orion in straight games, 25-17, 25-17.  Orion closes out the season with a 33-5 record.  In the other semi-final, Galena beat Forreston 29-27, 25-21.  Galena (32-5) will play Lena-Winslow (31-5) in the championship match Wednesday night.  At the United Sectional, Eureka beat Bureau Valley 25-17, 25-12 and Deer Creek-Mackinaw stopped the West Central Heat 25-19, 25-12.  Eureka will play Deer Creek-Mackinaw Wednesday night for that title.

In Class 1A Sectional action at Peoria Heights, Wethersfield kept rolling stopping Lewistown 25-23, 25-13.  Hartsburg-Emden handled Annawan 25-9, 25-14.  Wethersfield (36-1) will meet Hartsburg-Emden (33-4) in that championship match Wednesday.