FALCONS TRIUMPH OVER SPARTANS 2-1

AJ BannisterAJ Bannister
As the Falcons finish up the regular season the team is looking to make their mark in the record books by erasing a tough start to climb above the .500 mark for the first time all year. The Falcons knocked off Missouri Baptist JV 2-1 to elevate their season record to 8-7-1. A tale of seasons has East Central College winning seven of their last eight matches. Jake Erwin and AJ Bannister were able to score for the Falcons in the victory. Patrick Beffa recorded both assists on the goals in the away match.

ECC HOLDS OWN AGAINST TOUGH COMPETITION IN ILLINOIS CENTRAL TOURNAMENT

Paige SchmelzlePaige SchmelzleThe East Central Volleyball Falcons (16-18) are playing some of their best volleyball heading into the stretch run of the regular season. ECC beat Lakeland Community College by scores 25-21, 25-21, 23-25,25-19 and Southwestern Illinois College 25-18, 25-14, 25-23 to notch two victories in the Illinois Central Tournament in East Peoria, IL. The Falcons fell to tournament host NJCAA DII #3 ranked Illinois Central and #11 Columbus State.

FALCONS FINISH 2-2 IN LINCOLNLAND TOURNAMENT

The Volleyball Falcons (13-16) played in the Lincolnland Community College Invitational Tournament over the weekend and ended with a 2-2 record. ECC found their winning ways again in matches against John Logan and Lincoln Trail and as the team took both matches in three straight sets. The other two matches were losses to Lincolnland and Kankakee. The Falcons are hoping to regroup during the last part of the regular season before the Region 16 Tournament starts. Taylor Davis was named to the all-tournament team over the weekend for a second straight tournament.

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