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Bear Creek takes third at Yakima Sundome | State Volleyball

Bear Creek senior outside hitter Morgan Cadigan fires away against Mossyrock at state. - Courtesy of Sini Fernandez
Bear Creek senior outside hitter Morgan Cadigan fires away against Mossyrock at state.
— image credit: Courtesy of Sini Fernandez

Bear Creek notched third place at the 2B state volleyball tournament with a 26-24, 25-18, 25-16 victory over Davenport last Saturday at the Yakima Sundome.

It is Bear Creek's highest state finish in school history.

Colfax defeated the Grizzlies (25-2 overall) 25-16, 25-10, 25-18 in Saturday's semifinals. In the final, Reardan beat Colfax in a thriller, 11-25, 20-25, 25-21, 25-18, 15-12.

On Friday, Bear Creek defeated Mossyrock, 25-6, 26-24, 25-16, in the quarterfinals and dispatched Wahkiakum, 25-13, 25-15, 25-20, in the first round.

Overall, Michele Brown had 101 assists, 21 digs and two aces; Makena Schoene had 52 kills, 27 digs and 11 aces; Gracie Matthews had 26 digs; Morgan Cadigan had 25 digs and 16 kills; Alyssa Jenson had 23 digs, 21 kills and 11 aces; Catherine Fernandez had 15 blocks and 13 kills; Hannah Beighle had five kills and one block; and Holly Ray had two kills.

 

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