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High school volleyball: Thursday's roundup

Published: Wednesday, July 29 2015 11:56 a.m. MDT

Saint Joseph's Britt Sederholm jumps into the arms of her best friend and cheerleader Sami Page after the Saint Joseph Jayhawks 4 set win over the Piute Thunderbirds during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News) Saint Joseph's Britt Sederholm jumps into the arms of her best friend and cheerleader Sami Page after the Saint Joseph Jayhawks 4 set win over the Piute Thunderbirds during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News)

1A SEMIFINALS

ST. JOSEPH DEF. PANGUITCH 25-15, 25-19, 25-15: The top-ranked Jayhawks swept the fourth-ranked Bobcats in the semi-finals of the 1A state tournament. The win means the Jayhawks will face fifth-ranked Piute in the 1A championship match at 4 p.m. Thursday.

PIUTE DEF. RICH 24-26, 25-21, 25-13, 25-20: The fifth-ranked T-birds upset the second-ranked Rebels to earn a shot a the 1A state volleyball title Thursday afternoon. The win allows Piute to face top-ranked St. Joseph's, while the loss means Rich will play Panguitch for third/fourth place.

1A ONE-LOSS BRACKET

DUCHESNE DEF. MONUMENT VALLEY 11-25, 25-17, 25-20, 25-18: The Eagles advanced in the one-loss bracket with a four-set victory.

The Saint Joseph Jayhawks celebrate their four set win over the Piute Thunderbirds during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News) The Saint Joseph Jayhawks celebrate their four set win over the Piute Thunderbirds during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News)

WAYNE DEF. WHITEHORSE 25-22, 25-20, 25-8: The Badgers swept Whitehorse in consolation play during the 1A state volleyball tournament.

MONTICELLO DEF. MILFORD 25-6, 22-25, 22-25, 25-20, 15-6: The Buckaroos stay alive in the one-loss bracket with a hard-fought victory against the Tigers.

TABIONA DEF. INTERMOUNTAIN CHRISTIAN 24-26, 25-20, 25-23, 25-17: Tabiona advanced in consolation play with a victory over ICS.

1A SIXTH-PLACE MATCH

WAYNE DEF. TABIONA 28-30, 25-23, 25-16, 25-19: The Badgers earned a sixth-place finish with a hard-fought victory over the Tigers. The loss means Tabiona finishes the season in eighth place.

1A FIFTH-PLACE MATCH

MONTICELLO DEF. DUCHESNE 25-16, 25-17, 25-19: The Buckaroos finish the tournament with a win that gives them 5th place. The loss means the Eagles finish the tournament in seventh place.

Saint Joseph's Britt Sederholm (5) gets a hit over Piute's Kierra Gleave (7) during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News) Saint Joseph's Britt Sederholm (5) gets a hit over Piute's Kierra Gleave (7) during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News)

1A THIRD-PLACE MATCH

PANGUITCH DEF. RICH 26-24, 25-16, 26-24: The fourth-ranked Bobcats earned third place in the 1A state volleyball tournament with a sweep of the second-ranked Rebels.

1A CHAMPIONSHIP

ST. JOSEPH DEF. PIUTE 25-11, 25-9, 19-25, 25-12: The top-ranked Jayhawks earned their first volleyball championship with powerful tournament performance. They lost just one set in four matches and finished with a win over fifth-ranked Piute. Seniors Britt Sederholm and Audra Thurston led the way. Sederholm had 23 kills, while Thurston earned eight solo blocks.

REGION 5

SKY VIEW DEF. ROY 25-10, 25-8, 25-20

REGION 6

BOUNTIFUL DEF. CLEARFIELD 25-12, 25-18, 25-18

Saint Joseph's Audra Thurston (16) and Saint Joseph's Britt Sederholm (5) combine for a block on Piute's Whitney Westwood (11) during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News) Saint Joseph's Audra Thurston (16) and Saint Joseph's Britt Sederholm (5) combine for a block on Piute's Whitney Westwood (11) during the 1A Championships at Utah Valley University's UCCU on Thursday, October 31, 2013. (Matt Gade, Deseret News)

WOODS CROSS DEF. JUDGE MEMORIAL 31-29, 25-17, 25-20: The Wildcats swept the Bulldogs after a close game to open the match.

REGION 7

SKYLINE DEF. OLYMPUS 25-19, 25-15, 25-23

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