Here are some of the top performances from the week of Oct. 29 to Nov. 3.
Here are the all-region and all-league girls volleyball teams, as selected by coaches.
Coronado’s girls volleyball team clinched a trip to Reno with an emotional victory over Palo Verde in Class 4A state quarterfinal play on Monday night.
The schedules and results (when available) for the state girls volleyball tournaments are here.
Gregg Nunley, in his first year as Bishop Gorman’s girls volleyball coach, has guided the Gaels (37-4) to the Southern Nevada championship and the area’s top seed in the Class 4A state tournament, which begins Monday at Eldorado.
The Gaels overpowered the Panthers to secure a 25-17, 25-17, 25-14 victory before an engaged crowd in the first Southern Nevada championship match at Coronado.
Palo Verde dominated league rival Faith Lutheran for a 25-19, 25-20, 25-21 victory on Friday night.
Gorman used its dominant front line to down the Cougars, 25-15, 25-19, 25-15. The Gaels’ march continues at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Southern Regional final.
Faith Lutheran needed only 75 minutes to down Rancho 25-20, 25-18, 25-18 in the Class 4A Mountain Region semifinals at Eldorado.
The host Cougars, trailing 12-8 in the decisive fifth set, rattled off seven consecutive points and eked out a 20-25, 25-21, 15-25, 25-17, 15-12 victory over the Trailblazers. Coronado advanced to the Desert Region championship against Bishop Gorman.