SPORTS IN BRIEF: Pekin volleyball, adult volleyball league signup
Pekin falls to West Burlington, WMU
The Pekin High School volleyball team lost both games of its home triangular Thursday.
West Burlington (2-0) defeated the Panthers 25-17, 27-25. Senior Whitney Horras finished the match with 15 assists. Beth Atwood blocked three spiked and had seven kills. Shelbie Williams and Cassidy Tolle each finished with four kills. Madelyn Baker and Courtney Comstock both totaled four digs.
Pekin then lost to Winfield-Mount Union (1-1) in three sets, 25-23, 20-25 14-16.
Now 3-3 on the season, Pekin will play again Thursday at Winfield-Mount Union. This game will count for the Southeast Iowa Super Conference standings.
Volleyball league deadline Oct. 24
Men and women’s adult volleyball leagues will be forming soon. Men’s, women’s and co-ed leagues. will all play their games at Fairfield Middle School.
The fee for each team is $75, and the entire fee is due at the time of registration. The deadline for registration is Oct. 24. There can be no more than 20 people on one team.
Team rosters and registration forms can be mailed to, or dropped off at, the Fairfield Park and Recreation office at 1000 W. Burlington Ave.