The Lady Lions defeated Fieldcrest 25-22, 25-17 in the final four of the class 2-A Illinois High School Tournament. Edwards County faces Elmhurst Saturday for the championship.
Edwards County High School has never won a team state title. The Lady Lions are undefeated this season. They are also trying to win the title for their long time coach, Linda Oxby, who will retire at the end of this season to focus on her battle with breast cancer.