Christian Marshall returned to running back after being injured in a season-opening loss and will carry a streak of five consecutive games with at least 100 rushing yards into Friday’s Class 4A Sunset Region semifinal against top-ranked Bishop Gorman.
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Bishop Gorman used a run of seven consecutive points to take control in the fourth set, to finish off a 25-14, 25-21. 23-25, 25-15 win over Reno in the 4A State Championship match at Damonte Ranch.
Maia Dvoracek had 16 kills, 17 assists and 13 digs as Truckee rallied for a 19-25, 25-14, 19-25, 25-21, 15-9 win over Moapa Valley in the Class 3A state championship match at Damonte Ranch on Saturday.
A second set comeback keyed Bishop Gorman’s 25-20, 26-24, 25-16 state semifinal win over Douglas Friday night at Damonte Ranch.
Moapa Valley rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat Dayton in five sets, 25-15, 14-25, 17-25, 25-16, 15-6 and advance to the Class 3A state championship match at 10 a.m. Saturday.
The career of Lexi Davis will end this weekend in Reno — Calvary Chapel is playing White Pine on Friday in the Class 2A girls state tournament — marking the end of an era for her family.
Bishop Gorman’s Abbey Archambault, a 6-foot senior outside hitter/middle blocker, signed a letter of intent with Idaho State during a ceremony in Gorman’s gymnasium attended by more than 100 friends and family. Wednesday was the first day of the early signing period.
Here are the schedules and results (when available) for the state girls volleyball tournaments.
Abbey Archambault recorded the final two kills of the match as Bishop Gorman knocked off Shadow Ridge 18-25, 25-19, 25-16, 20-25, 17-15 in the Class 4A Sunset Region title match at Coronado.
Silverado dominated from the start and rolled to a 25-12, 25-19, 25-22 victory over Green Valley in the Class 4A Sunrise Region title match at Coronado.
Eden Whitmore had 21 kills and three blocks to lead the Pirates to a 23-25, 25-12, 25-19, 25-19 win over the Eagles in the girls 3A South Region championship game Saturday at Coronado.
Great players rise to the occasion in heightened situations.
Rachel Klopfer had 17 kills, 14 digs and two aces Thursday to help the Gators defeat Foothill 25-23, 25-20, 18-25, 25-14 in the Sunrise Region girls volleyball tournament semifinals at Coronado.