Lady Clippers volleyball searching for win column after tough week


AMBOY – The Amboy volleyball team had a tough week as it couldn’t find the win column during the last part of September.

The Lady Clippers fell to Polo 27-25, 25-13 on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at home.

On Wednesday, Amboy kept it close in the first set but couldn’t hang on and lost 25-20, 25-10 to Pearl City in a Northwest Upstate Illini Conference matchup in Amboy.

An away match Saturday, Sept. 30 against Somonauk ended in a 25-22, 25-17 defeat.

The junior varsity team fell to Polo 25-22, 25-21, lost to Pearl City 25-19, 25-21, and beat Somonauk in a nail-biting three sets, 26-24, 27-29, 28-26.

The freshmen were 2-0 on the week as they defeated Polo 25-12, 25-11 and Pearl City 25-10, 25-12.