Local Sports

Macomb Junior High School 8th Grade Volleyball will be one of the eight teams to play at the 2018 Class 4A State Tournament. The Bombers move on following a win over Springfield Grant 25-15 25-14 Monday night in sectionals at the Washington Street Gym in Macomb.




The win moves the Bombers to a perfect 24-0 on the season. They'll play Homer Glen (20-2) in the 4A State Quarterfinals Friday at Mt. Zion High School. The game is slated to start at 8:15 p.m. The winner will advance to the State Semifinals Saturday at 1:15 p.m. against either Rochester (19-6) or Flossmore Parker (20-1).