Joshua Welge

Sophomore Augustine slammed five of her 10 kills in the third game of St. Charles East’s win over Glenbard West in Tuesday’s Class 4A Bartlett Sectional.
Top seed Benet (36-1), which plays fourth-seeded Geneva (30-7) in Tuesday’s first Class 4A Bartlett Sectional semifinal, will need to be at its best.
Rafferty threw for four touchdown as Hinsdale Central beat Benet 28-11 for its first postseason win in six years.
No. 25 St. Rita shut out host Plainfield East for much of the second half of its 35-21 win in Friday’s first round of the Class 7A playoffs.
Geneva (30-7) advances to meet top-seeded Benet on Tuesday at Bartlett, and does so feeling much better about itself.
Naperville North advances to play Geneva, a 23-25, 25-17, 25-23 winner over Metea Valley, in Thursday’s final.
Lobdell hardly let the scare slow her down, smashing eight kills in Metea’s 25-16, 25-21 win during first-round action of the Class 4A Geneva Regional.
Chen saw her bid for a repeat singles championship end in a 6-3, 6-3 semifinal loss to Hinsdale Central sophomore Bella Lorenzini.
Kaneland’s wildly successful doubles team saw their careers come to a close Saturday with a 6-4, 6-3 loss in the state meet’s back draw.