fb pixel

Log In

Reset Password

Challengers capture league tourney crown

The Cascade Christian volleyball team topped Lakeview in four sets to win the Southern Cascade League playoffs at Cascade Christian High on Saturday.

Cascade Christian won, 25-21, 25-27, 25-23, 26-24.

The Challengers (19-5) will next host a Class 3A state playoff match next Saturday.

Katelyn Smith had 16 kills, Trudy Burns 15 kills, Alyssa Brown 48 assists and Paige Bruce 35 digs and five service aces for the Challengers, who were the regular-season champions.

Earlier, Cascade Christian eliminated St. Mary’s, 25-15, 25-12, 25-10. Burns submitted eight kills, Nicole Morse seven kills and seven aces and Bruce 21 digs and six aces.

Aessa Catt had four kills and was 15-for-15 hitting and Claire Hawkins recorded three kills and five blocks for the Crusaders (7-16).

In the No. 2 vs. No. 3 matchup, Lakeview beat Rogue River, 25-19, 25-23, 25-13.

Anjelica Pamplona had seven kills and nine digs, Kortney Moore eight kills, 11 digs and two blocks and Natalie Watkins 14 assists for the Chieftains.

TIGARD 3, GRANTS PASS 2: At Tigard, Elliot Cook led Grants Pass with 23 kills and combined with teammate Amy Robinson for 25 blocks in the 25-20, 25-17, 23-25, 20-25, 15-10 Class 6A state play-in loss.

Haley Rose added 18 digs and Robinson 16 kills for the Cavers (6-14).

ASTORIA 3, NORTH VALLEY 2: At Astoria, Haleigh Wagman had 25 kills and 19 digs for North Valley, but Astoria won the Class 4A state play-in, 25-10, 25-16, 22-25, 23-25, 15-10.

Autumn Westergren contributed 19 digs and Ambur DeChenne 17 digs and 10 kills for the Knights (12-12).

BUTTE FALLS SPLITS: At Klamath Falls, Butte Falls defeated Chiloquin in five sets to earn the third and final state playoff berth in the MVL playoffs Triad.

The Loggers won, 25-14, 23-25, 25-20, 14-25, 15-8.

Raleigh Weaver had 25 kills, four blocks and two aces, Shawna Creech recorded 12 kills and two aces and T’Neal Meyers and Taylor Meyers added two aces apiece for Butte Falls (10-8).

Taylor Meyers rattled off a four-point serving run to start the fifth set.

Earlier, Trinity Lutheran beat Butte Falls, 25-20, 25-19, 25-18.

Weaver, Creech and Hanna Kuyukendall had seven kills apiece. Taylor Meyers recorded 25 assists.

Challengers capture league tourney crown