Orion Nabs Top Seed; Full Volleyball Sub-Sectional Seeding Released

Photo credit: Bob Quaintance

The Orion Chargers (21-2, 8-0 TRAC West) were tabbed as the top-seed in the local IHSA volleyball sub-sectional when the IHSA released its postseason volleyball seeding Thursday afternoon. Orion’s two losses have come to Washington and Tri-Valley.

Rock Falls (20-5, 4-1 Big Northern) was seeded second.

Newman Central Catholic (19-3-1, 8-0 TRAC East) and Sherrard (16-5-4, 6-4 TRAC West) were seeded third and fourth, respectively.

The top four seeds are split up between the regional hosts, with the first and fourth seed sent together and the second and third seed sent together. The regional hosts are Sherrard and Riverdale. The local 2A volleyball sectional this year is hosted by Princeton.

Postseason parings will be released Friday afternoon.



  1. Orion
  2. Rock Falls
  3. Newman Central Catholic
  4. Sherrard
  5. Erie-Prophetstown
  6. Mercer County
  7. Riverdale
  8. Bureau Valley
  9. Rockridge
  10. Oregon
  11. Alleman
  12. Morrison