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Frankfort native Matt Breitbarth (left) starred for the national runner-up Illinois club volleyball team and was coached by his brother, Kyle. Photo submitted
Steve Millar, Sports Editor
4:00 am CDT June 26, 2019

Matt Breitbarth followed in his older brother Kyle’s footsteps when he decided to start playing volleyball and again when he bypassed scholarship opportunities at smaller schools to play for the club team at the University of Illinois.

Because of their difference in ages, the brothers weren’t always the closest growing up, but volleyball has given them something to bond over.