Defending 4-A soccer champion Alta advanced to next week's boy's state tournament with a 2-1 victory over Kearns Friday.

The Hawks move on to play Roy, the second-place team from Region 1, which edged Hunter 1-0. Alta and Roy play Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. at Woods Cross High School.In other games Friday, Viewmont defeated Taylorsville 2-0, Brighton edged Timpview 2-1 and Clearfield upset Region 3 champ Hillcrest 2-1.

Tuesday at 1:45 p.m., Clearfield will play Skyline, which won its inter-region game with American Fork 2-1 Wednesday. Brighton and Viewmont meet at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.