Christian McCoy had 26 kills and 23 digs to lead the Mountain Lions past Chaparral 25-21, 17-25, 24-26, 25-19, 15-9. Sierra Vista (14-13) will meet two-time defending champion Mojave (32-5) for the title at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Chaparral.
Even though his team had beaten Clark in the Las Vegas Easter Tournament in March, Tech boys volleyball coach Paepaevalu Agae emphasized one thing to his players before the team’s rematch in the Division I-A state tournament.
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The Mountain Lions (12-12) feature five seniors that began playing together on the freshman team, and they hope the bond they’ve developed over the years gives them an edge when they host Desert Pines (11-14) in a Division I-A state quarterfinal at 6 p.m. Monday.
Treven Clizbe had 26 kills and 23 digs, and Brenden Wagner added 22 kills and 13 digs Friday as Arbor View claimed its first region title by outlasting the Panthers, 19-25, 25-21, 21-25, 25-20, 15-8 in the Division I Sunset Region final at Legacy. Both teams advance to next week’s state tournament.
Chase Larson had 11 kills and eight blocks, and James Reed added 15 kills and seven digs to help Green Valley sweep Foothill 26-24, 27-25, 25-17 in the Division I Sunrise Region final at Legacy.
Green Valley grabbed early leads in every set before cruising to a 25-18, 25-11, 25-19 sweep of Valley in the Division I Sunrise Region semifinals at Foothill.
Clinging to a 24-23 lead in the final set, Palo Verde got a key dig from senior Ryan Vogelei, just before Jason Landman’s kill shot sailed wide for Durango to seal the Panthers’ 3-1 semifinal victory.
Collin Faught had 14 assists Thursday to lead Tech’s boys volleyball team to a 25-9, 18-25, 25-19, 25-15 win at Sunrise Mountain.
Lanson Keomaka had 11 kills and two aces Wednesday to lead Cheyenne’s boys volleyball team to a 21-25, 25-22, 25-21, 25-21 victory over visiting Spring Valley.
Durango’s Michael Diggins had 26 kills, 13 digs and two service aces to lead the Trailblazers to a 24-26, 25-19, 25-21, 20-25, 15-11 victory over Bonanza.
Valley cleaned up its mistakes and started attacking the middle of the Coronado defense as the Vikings rallied to take the match in five sets, 15-25, 20-25, 25-16, 25-23, 16-14, to advance in the playoffs. The Vikings (16-8) will take on Green Valley at 5 p.m. Thursday at Foothill High School in the Sunrise semifinals.
Isai Barrios had 10 kills and 13 digs, and Ever Favela added eight kills and 14 digs Tuesday to lead Chaparral’s boys volleyball team to a 25-16, 25-17, 25-27, 25-21 road win over Tech.
Las Vegas (26-12), the Northeast League’s No. 1 seed, hosts fourth-seeded Basic (9-10) at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Sunrise Region tournament. The Wildcats are seeking a third consecutive state tournament appearance.