Category: Volleyball

2017 East girls volleyball schedule

Home Schedule Date Day Opponent Time Aug. 26 Sat. East Invitational 8:30 a.m. Aug. 31 Thu. Jefferson 7 p.m. Sept. 7 Thu. Belvidere North 7 p.m. Sept. 12 Tue. Belvidere 7 p.m. Sept. 19 Tue. Hononegah 7 p.m. Sept. 26 Tue. Guilford 7 p.m. Sept. 28 Thu. Freeport 7 p.m. Oct. 5 Thu. Boylan 7 […]

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Jefferson girls volleyball schedule

Home schedule Date Night Opponent Time Aug. 29 Tues. Auburn 6:45 p.m. Sept. 9 Sat. Jefferson Inv. 9 a.m. start Sept. 12 Tues. Harlem 5 p.m. Sept. 14 Thurs. Belvidere North 5 p.m. Sept. 21 Thurs. Belvidere 5 p.m. Oct. 3 Tues. East 5 p.m. Oct. 5 Thurs. Hononegah 5 p.m. Oct. 10 Tues. Boylan […]

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Keeping up with your coaches: Jan Ford

Many coaches have the calling at a young age. Some fill a need and stick with it. That’s the story of Jan Ford, the varsity girls volleyball coach at Auburn. The Inglewood, California-native began coaching because her daughter’s middle school needed a volleyball coach. She has stuck with it for nine seasons, the past four […]

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Keeping up with your coaches: Julian Jacques

Julian Jacques is one of Rockford’s better Canadian imports. The Toronto native will be starting his third year as varsity volleyball coach at Guilford high school, a sport he has been coaching for 20 years. Here’s a little more about Julian. Full-time Job: Fifth-grade math teacher at Johnson Elementary. Family: Wife and two sons, Aiden, […]

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NIC-10 Boys Volleyball Standings

School W L Rockford Guilford 13 1 Rockford East 11 3 Rockford Boylan 10 4 Rockford Jefferson 9 5 Rockton Hononegah 6 8 Rockford Auburn 4 10 Belvidere co-op 2 12 Machesney Park Harlem 1 13

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Boys volleyball new path to college education

The NIC-10’s newest sport is quickly becoming an accessible path to a college education. Nick Kluzak, a senior at Jefferson, this week signed a scholarship to play next season with Clarke University, a NAIA Division 1 school in Dubuque, Iowa. Kluzak was a special mention All-NIC-10 player last year as a junior. Kluzak is at […]

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NIC-10 Boys Volleyball Standings

Conference only School Wins Losses Sets Won Sets Lost Guilford 2 0 4 0 East 2 0 4 1 Jefferson 1 1 3 2 Boylan 1 1 2 2 Harlem 1 1 2 3 Hononegah 1 1 2 3 Belvidere Coop 0 2 1 4 Auburn 0 2 1 4

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Eisenhower wins 8th grade volleyball regional

The Eisenhower Eagles won an IESA Class 4A girls volleyball regional Thursday night, topping Rockford West, 25-20, 23-25, 25-20. Eisenhower was the second seed in the seven-team regional made up entirely of Rockford Public School teams. Eisenhower knocked off RESA and Flinn before taking down, which was a bit of a surprising finalist. West was […]

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