Volleyball heads to state

IMG_8471Marist will face Minooka High School in the IHSA 4A state title game on Saturday, November 11 at approximately 8:55pm. The RedHawks defeated Crystal Lake Central in two sets to advance to the big game. 

The state tournament is held at Illinois State University's Redbird Arena

Student fan bus information is available here. Tickets are $8 per person per day and will be sold at the door. Children under two are free.

The games will be streamed live on the NFHS NetworkThere is a $9.95 monthly charge for NFHS Network/IHSA.tv. A single subscription gets Marist fans both the football game on Saturday and the volleyball matches.

Marist girls' volleyball team clinched a trip to state with a win over Mother McAuley (25-21, 25-16) on Friday, November 3 in the supersectional match. Before that, the RedHawks defeated Bloom High School and Lemont High School to win the regional. They went on to defeat Lincoln-Way East High School and Marian Catholic High School to capture the sectional title. They won three national tournaments during the season and captured the ESCC title. They are currently 39-1.

For details on the state tournament check the IHSA website. Follow Twitter updates for the team here