Palo Verde squeaked by Clark via a 38-32 tiebreaker to clinch a 10-9 victory and a third consecutive Class 4A state championship.
Boulder City’s boys tennis team and The Meadows’ girls tennis team defended their Class 3A state championships on Friday at Truckee High School.
Coronado beat Faith Lutheran 10-5, and Palo Verde defeated Reno 11-7 on Thursday at Bishop Manogue in the Class 4A state semifinals.
Clark rolled to a 14-4 victory over Reno in the state semifinals at Bishop Mangoue on Thursday to set up a rematch with the two-time defending state champion Panthers, who beat Coronado, 11-7, in the other semifinal.
The Crusaders swept doubles in the first two rounds and led 9-3 before clinching the 10th point and summoning their reserves for most of the third round.
Here are some of the top performances from the week of Oct. 8-13.
Coronado won eight of the nine singles sets en route to a 14-4 win over Spanish Springs at Bishop Manogue.
The brackets, including results (when available) for the individual portion of the boys and girls tennis state tournaments are here.
Clark (16-1) eked out an 11-7 win over the Bengals in the first round of the Class 4A state tournament to earn a berth in the semifinals, which begin Thursday in Reno.
The Panthers knocked off Bishop Gorman 12-6 in a Class 4A state quarterfinal Monday, earning a trip to Reno for a semifinal on Thursday.