Friday’s Metro Suburban East game at Elmwood Park marked the possibility of a number of firsts for St. Edward.
There is a new team at the top of the mountain of Public League girls volleyball.
Young will get a chance for a fifth city title after defeating Payton 25-21, 25-21 in the second semifinal Thursday at Kenwood.
Kennedy rallied to defeat Northside 25-18, 27-29, 25-16 in the first Public League semifinal match Thursday at Kenwood.
Marist overcame adversity, a slippery field and a stagnant first-half offense to defeat St. Patrick 32-20 at Hanson Stadium in Chicago.
Nazareth continued its offensive tear with a 52-27 win over St. Patrick at Hanson Stadium.