Former Collinsville High and University of Illinois All-American Michelle Bartsch, shown here playing for Team USA, is one of numerous former Division I volleyball players who played with the Southwest Illinois Volleyball club team.
Former Collinsville High and University of Illinois All-American Michelle Bartsch, shown here playing for Team USA, is one of numerous former Division I volleyball players who played with the Southwest Illinois Volleyball club team. Submitted
Former Collinsville High and University of Illinois All-American Michelle Bartsch, shown here playing for Team USA, is one of numerous former Division I volleyball players who played with the Southwest Illinois Volleyball club team. Submitted

Two elite volleyball clubs merge, create metro-east outlet for players

October 14, 2016 02:41 PM