Carmel d. Lakes: Carmel opened the season with a 25-21, 22-25, 25-18 victory over Lakes, thanks to 8 kills, 15 assists and 2 aces from Matt Campbell. Mason Solbrig led Lakes (0-1) with 8 kills and 5 aces. He also had 3 blocks.
Mundelein d. Waukegan: John Lentz rolled up 11 kills and Blake Burton added 9 as Mundelein won its first match of the season, defeating Waukegan 25-19, 25-18. Victor Magana finished with 20 assists for the Mustangs.
Warren d. Antioch: Warren opened its season with a 25-15, 25-11 sweep of Antioch. Brian Erickson had 9 kills for the Blue Devils while Mitch Maan de Kok and Matt Massong each added 5 kills. Arvind Kouta finished with 21 assists for Warren.