Panthers Finish Third At State Volleyball

Posted: November 16, 2013 at 12:42 pm

The Skyview Panther volleyball team finished play at the 2013 ASAA 3A State Volleyball Championships on Saturday at Chugiak High School.

 

Skyview finished third overall in the double-elimination tournament falling to 2012 state champion Mt. Edgecumbe, three games to one.  Skyview dropped games one and two 25-21 and 25-21; won game three 25-20 and fell 25-20 in game four.

Grace Christian wins 3A State Volleyball Championship with victory over Mt. Edgecumbe in three games.

 

Saturday’s Results

The Panthers defeated Hutchison 3-1 to advance to the third-place game against Mt. Edgecumbe at noon Saturday.

 

Friday’s Results

The Panthers defeated Anchorage Christian School three games to one, remaining alive in the double-elimination format tournament.  Skyview lost game one 26-24; then rallied to win three straight games 25-21, 25-12, and 25-9.

Skyview advances to play on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. against the winner of the Monroe vs Hutchison game (Friday @ 5 pm).  The loser is eliminated; the winner advances to the third place game and a chance to advance to the championship game.

Skyview will need four wins on Saturday to earn the 3A volleyball state championship.

 

Thursday’s Results

The Panthers defeated Nome 25-20, 25-17, 25-19 in the first round.

Skyview lost to Grace 25-22, 25-15, 22-25, and 25-21 in a winner’s-bracket game.

 

Teams qualifying for the 3A tournament: Skyview, ACS, Grace, Nome, Barrow, Mt. Edgecumbe, Monroe, and Hutchison.

Grace Christian wins 3A State Volleyball Championship with victory over Mt. Edgecumbe in three games.

 

Teams qualifying for the 4A tournament: Dimond, South, Chugiak, Juneau, Kodiak, Palmer, Colony, and West Valley.

South defeated favored Dimond 4A title.

 

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