POTTSBORO — Shelby Gerner had 18 kills, 18 digs, eight blocks and eight aces as Blue Ridge outlasted Valley View, 25-22, 25-17, 16-25, 20-25, 15-12, in a Class 2A Region II area round match.
Skylar Gerner added 10 kills and four blocks, Ellery Martin chipped in nine kills and six aces, Kelsie Kennon finished with nine kills and 19 digs, Dakota Deckard totaled 21 assists, 14 digs and nine aces and Taylor Langwell collected 32 digs for Blue Ridge (22-12), which will face district foe Tom Bean in the region quarterfinals next week. It is the first appearance in the third round for the Lady Tigers.
Tom Bean def. Collinsville 3-0
SHERMAN — Baylee Stautzenberger had 11 kills, four aces and four digs as Tom Bean defeated Collinsville, 28-26, 25-17, 25-17, in a Class 2A Region II area round match at Sherman on Thursday.
Lexi Ellis added six kills and two blocks, Chloe Farrer put down six kills, Jillian Beck totaled 21 assists, eight digs, five kills and four aces, Cheyanne Worley finished with seven digs, six aces and three kills and Jewel Mason collected 14 digs for Tom Bean (19-15), which keeps adding to its first-ever playoff appearance and faces district foe Blue Ridge in the region quarterfinals.
Collinsville finishes the season at 21-16.
Lindsay def. Bells 3-0
HOWE — Bella Smith had eight kills for Bells but Lindsay defeated the Lady Panthers, 25-14, 25-11, 25-19, in a Class 2A Region II area round match.
Dezeray Poe added five kills, Gabby Smith chipped in two kills and two blocks and Cheyenne Floyd handed out 12 assists for Bells (20-19).
Poolville def. Trenton 3-0
DENTON — The Lady Tigers were eliminated from the playoffs as Poolville beat Trenton, 25-21, 25-10, 25-14, in a Class 2A Region II area round match at the University of North Texas.
Trenton finishes the season at 18-23.
Class 4A Region II
Decatur def. Melissa 3-1
FRISCO — The Lady Cardinals were eliminated from the playoffs as Decatur defeated Melissa, 21-25, 25-19, 25-20, 25-21, in a Class 4A Region II area round match at Frisco Heritage on Thursday.
Melissa finished the season at 28-10.
Class 3A Region II
Callisburg def. Eustace 3-0
WYLIE — The Lady Wildcats advanced to the third round of the playoffs with a 25-7, 25-11, 25-16 victory against Eustace in a Class 3A Region II area round match at Wylie on Friday.
Callisburg (38-3) will face district foe Whitesboro in the region quarterfinals next week.
Gunter def. Quitman 3-0
GREENVILLE — Camryn MacDonald had 23 kills and 16 digs as Gunter defeated Quitman, 27-25, 26-24, 27-25, in a Class 3A Region II area round match on Thursday night.
Beth Gilbreath had 13 kills, Jaycee Childers handed out 39 assists, Sarah Franze collected 10 digs, Nyah Ingram finished with nine digs and Lakin Satre chipped in four kills for the Lady Tigers (29-11), who will face the Farmersville-Sunnyvale winner in the region quarterfinals next week.
Whitesboro def. Grand Saline 3-0
ROYSE CITY — Phoenix West had eight kills and 12 digs as Whitesboro beat Grand Saline, 25-17, 25-19, 27-25, in a Class 3A Region II area round match.
Karlee Schuessler totaled 14 assists, eight digs and seven kills, Sierra Parks chipped in six kills and five blocks, Qyra Ressler added five kills and six digs and Maggie McCorkle finished with 12 assists, seven digs and three kills for Whitesboro (21-16), which faces district for Callisburg in the region quarterfinals.
Class 1A Region II
Tioga def. Savoy 3-0
SADLER — Defending state champion Tioga opened its postseason with a 25-11, 25-8, 25-8 victory against Savoy in a Class 1A Region II area round match on Thursday at S&S.
Tioga (29-10) advances to the region quarterfinals and plays Graford next week.
Saint Jo def. Dodd City 3-1
GAINESVILLE — The Lady Hornets were eliminated from the playoffs as Saint Jo beat Dodd City, 7-25, 25-19, 25-23, 26-24, in a Class 1A Region II area round match at NCTC on Thursday night.
The Lady Hornets finished the season at 23-10.