POLO – Durand’s volleyball team made school history with its first ever state appearance last year. The Lady Bulldogs are one win away from getting back to Redbird Arena after defeating Sterling Newman, 2-0, in the 1-A Polo Sectional final Wednesday night.
Durand dominated the second set, 25-6, to punch a ticket to the Elgin Super-Sectional where they’ll face Newark.
In other Sectional final action, Galena knocked off Lena-Winslow, 2-0, in the 2-A Riverdale Sectional title game. In the 3-A Woodstock North Sectional final, Sterling beat Kaneland, 2-0.