Prep Volleyball

ROUNDUP: Richland wins NW Invite

WALLA WALLA — Alex Estes and Liz Judy had 20 kills apiece as Richland beat Sunnyside (forfeit), Bishop Kelly (25-10, 25-20), La Grande (25-11, 25-14), Weston-McEwen (25-10, 25-23), Walla Walla (25-13, 25-19) and Pendleton (25-14, 28-26) on Saturday to place first at the Northwest Invite volleyball tournament.

Estes, Judy and Krysta Olberding — who had 81 assists and 27 digs — were named to the all-tournament team.

Karis Gamache had 49 kills and went 24-for-24 serving for Pasco, and the Bulldogs beat Bishop Kelly in three games, but lost matchups to both Pendleton and Weston-McEwen to take a fifth-place finish.

Southridge places second

YAKIMA — North Central defeated Southridge 25-15, 19-25, 16-14 in the championship at the SunDome tournament. The Suns went 4-1 on the day, with Andrea Smith compiling 143 assists and 12 aces.

Kamiakin places seventh

AUBURN — Kristi Beyer had 20 kills on the day and helped Kamiakin take seventh place at the Puget Sound Adidas Volleyball tournament at Auburn-Mountain View High School.

Royal wins tournament

Royal won the Coyote Invite, defeating host Columbia (Burbank) 2-0 in the final.

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