Moapa Valley (29-11) will meet Boulder City (27-15-3) in state girls volleyball final at 4 p.m. Saturday at Faith Lutheran.
Whittnee Nihipali’s jump serve helped Shadow Ridge’s girls volleyball team rally from a five-point deficit in the fifth set and earn a 25-23, 25-27, 25-23, 23-25, 15-13 victory over Coronado in a state semifinal at Faith Lutheran on Friday.
Taking the serve up 24-19 with a chance to clinch it,her serve floated over the net and victoriously to the floor for a walk-off service ace to send The Meadows’ girls volleyball to the Class 2A state title match with a 20-25, 25-22, 25-12, 25-19 victory over White Pine at Faith Lutheran on Friday.
Shadow Ridge (29-11) will make its third state girls volleyball tournament appearance in four seasons when it faces Coronado (27-9) — the Sunrise Region champion — in a semifinal at 5:40 p.m. Friday at Faith Lutheran.
Boulder City senior volleyball player Maggie Roe bypassed Division-I opportunities to play at Division-II Western New Mexico, which she says has a small-town feel. She will sign her letter of intent Wednesday.
Whittnee Nihipali had 13 kills, 17 digs and three blocks, and Shadow Ridge’s girls volleyball team kept its season alive with a 25-22, 25-17, 25-16 victory over Silverado in a state play-in match Monday night at Sierra Vista High.
The schedules and results (when available) for the state girls volleyball tournaments are here.
Dani Mason had 18 kills and 15 digs to power The Meadows’ girls volleyball team to a 25-17, 25-11, 25-16 victory over Calvary Chapel in the Class 2A Southern League championship match Saturday in Laughlin.
Bishop Gorman rallied from a two-set deficit to clinch a state berth with a 18-25, 17-25, 25-14, 25-22, 15-5 win over Shadow Ridge in the Class 4A Sunset Region girls volleyball final at Durango on Friday.
Coronado’s girls volleyball team wore down Silverado in three straight games, 25-13, 28-26 and 25-18 in the Class 4A Sunrise Region final at Durango on Friday.