After a 3-1 defeat against SLUH’s junior varsity deprived Washington of the opportunity to repeat as champions of the Hillsboro soccer tournament, the Blue Jays rebounded to take third place.
Mineral Area College, ranked 15th in the NJCAA Division I national poll, swept the East Central College volleyball Falcons Wednesday in Union, 25-16, 25-10, 25-15.
Warming up for two massive tournaments, the Borgia volleyball Lady Knights (9-2-1, 3-1) rolled to an Archdiocesan Athletic Association win at Notre Dame Tuesday, 25-9, 25-21.
While both games of Tuesday’s Four Rivers Conference opener between the St. Clair Lady Bulldogs and New Haven Lady Shamrocks took different paths, they both ended at the same point.
Washington soccer (5-5) moved one step closer to the championship round at the Hillsboro Tournament and ensured itself a place in at least the third-place game with an 8-0 win against Festus (2-7) Wednesday.
Ft. Zumwalt North has has Washington's number in recent meetings and that carried over to Friday's Gateway Athletic Conference Central Division game in O'Fallon.
The Pacific Indians (4-1, 3-0) were never able to get their offense on track, but were able to score enough to secure a 20-0 victory over the Sullivan Eagles (1-4, 0-3).