Hailey Turner had 12 kills and Noelle Craft added nine kills and 12 digs as Richland swept visiting Pasco in a Mid-Columbia Conference 4A district tournament volleyball match on Thursday.
With the victory, Richland advances to play at Chiawana at noon Saturday in a match to determine the top two seeds for regionals.
Set scores: 25-14, 25-21, 26-24. Pasco—Ashlin Orosco 10 kills, 2 aces; Victoria Estes 17 assists; Catelyn Linke 10 kills. Richland—Hailey Turner 12 kills; Noelle Craft 9 kills, 12 digs; Macey Weitz 7 kills; Taylor Moody 11 assists; Peyton Wahl 20 digs; Sarah McCormick 11 digs.
HANFORD 3, SUNNYSIDE 0: Reilee Williams had 14 kills, and Kelly Wahl added 10, as host Hanford swept Sunnyside in a play-in match for egionals/districts.
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The Falcons must visit the Greater Spokane League’s top seed, University at 4 p.m. Saturday in a loser-out match.
Set scores: 25-14, 25-15, 25-9. Hanford—Reilee Williams 14 kills; Kelly Wahl 10 kills; Bailee Drussel 25 assists; Mikal Sanchez 3 aces; Elise Simunds 7 digs.
ELLENSBURG 3, PROSSER 1: Hailey Pederson had nine kills, but it wasn’t enough as Prosser lost a CWAC match to Ellensburg.
Set scores: 21-25, 25-13, 25-12, 25-19. Prosser—Hailey Pederson 9 kills; Kassidy Durbin 8 kills; Brook Haringa 5 aces, 10 digs; Rachel Harle 14 digs; Taylor Meirndorf 27 assists.
Connell 3, Wahluke 0: Jessica Hawkins had 14 kills and 14 digs to lead the Eagles past Wahluke in the final SCAC East match of the season in Mattawa.
Connell, 12-0 in league play, has won every league match in three sets this season. The Eagles will host the No. 4 SCAC West team Tuesday in the first round of district play.
Set scores: Connell 25-8, 25-19, 25-10. Connell—Jessica Hawkins 14K, 14 digs; Savannah Eggbert 9K; Melody Davidson 8K; Courtney Colclasure 40 assists, 12-12 serving, 1 ace.
COLUMBIA-BURBANK 3, RIVER VIEW 0: Hannah Weatherby had 8 kills, but it wasn’t enough as River View lost an SCAC East match to Columbia-Burbank.
Set scores: 25-18, 25-20, 25-17. River View—Sadie Vasquez 12 assists, 2 digs; Hannah Weatherby 8 kills, 10 digs; Dakota Dickinson 6 kills, 8 digs; McKenzie Smith 2 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks.