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Prep Wrapup: SHC girls volleyball rallies to beat Oakmont in state tournament

Prep Wrapup is our feature where we will hopefully provide a broad overview of the previous day’s action. Coaches, to contribute to the Prep Wrapup, please send scores and details the night of the game/event to contact@sanfranpreps.com or call our scores line at (415) 251-0918.

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Girls Volleyball: Lowell swept out of state playoffs by Granite Bay

Girls Volleyball: Lowell swept out of state playoffs by Granite Bay 

By Jeremy Balan

As dominant as the Lowell High School girls volleyball program has been in the Academic Athletic Association since the San Francisco Section began playing the sport in 1974, it has never been able to carry that success over into the CIF State Tournament.

That trend continued on Tuesday, when the seventh-seeded Cardinals dropped their opening-round Division I matchup to second-seeded Granite Bay 25-15, 25-16, 25-15 at Lowell.

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Girls Volleyball: SHC falls short against Valley Christian in CCS title game

Girls Volleyball: SHC falls short against Valley Christian in CCS title game 

By Jeremy Balan

SAN JOSE – On a good day, the Sacred Heart Cathedral girls volleyball team can go toe-to-toe with Valley Christian.

On a bad day, like Saturday, the Irish look outmatched against the Warriors.

Top-seeded Valley Christian emphatically enforced its claim as the best Central Coast Section Division III team with a 25-22, 25-16, 25-17 win over the Irish in the section championship at Independence High School.

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Girls Volleyball: Lowell ends three-year AAA title drought with win over Washington

Girls Volleyball: Lowell ends three-year AAA title drought with win over Washington 

By Jeremy Balan

A three-year championship drought entering the year felt like ages to the Lowell High School girls volleyball program that had won 27 of the 38 Academic Athletic Association titles since the San Francisco Section began playing the sport in 1974.

But the Cardinals’ 26-6, 25-16, 17-25, 25-12 win over Washington on Thursday at Kezar Pavilion clinched their 28th AAA title and may be the first step of the new Lowell dynasty.

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Girls Volleyball: Convent advances in NCS playoffs with win over International

Girls Volleyball: Convent advances in NCS playoffs with win over International 

By Jeremy Balan

Convent of the Sacred Heart High School’s girls volleyball team didn’t have an answer for the powerful attacks from standout International freshman outside hitter Michelle Gajdka in the North Coast Section Division V playoffs on Wednesday, but didn’t need one.

The fifth-seeded Cubs found their path to victory when Gajdka was stuck in the back row, most crucially in the final game of their 25-22, 25-20, 25-27, 25-12 win on Wednesday at Convent.

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Girls Volleyball: Lowell sweeps Balboa to avenge 2011 championship loss

Girls Volleyball: Lowell sweeps Balboa to avenge 2011 championship loss 

By Matthew Snyder

Lowell High School’s girls volleyball team exacted a measure of revenge for its loss to Balboa in last season’s Academic Athletic Association championship game, sweeping the visiting Bucs with a resounding 25-10, 25-21, 25-12 semifinal victory on Tuesday.

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Girls Volleyball: Washington capitalizes on Lincoln mistakes to advance to AAA final

Girls Volleyball: Washington capitalizes on Lincoln mistakes to advance to AAA final 

By Jeremy Balan

The manner in which the Washington High School girls volleyball team defeated Lincoln in the Academic Athletic Association semifinals was definitively ugly.

But the result, for a school that has never won a AAA girls volleyball title, was beautiful.

The second-seeded Eagles capitalized off a staggering 57 Lincoln unforced errors that resulted in points in a 25-22, 17-25, 25-21, 25-20 win on Tuesday at Washington.

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Girls Volleyball: Convent mounts comeback to best International in BCL West semis

Girls Volleyball: Convent mounts comeback to best International in BCL West semis 

By Josh Levine

Despite dropping the first two games of its Bay Counties League West semifinal match, Convent of the Sacred Heart High School’s girls volleyball team stormed back to beat International 23-25, 15-25, 25-18, 25-15, 15-11 on Thursday at Lick-Wilmerding High School.

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Girls Volleyball: Bay knocks Waldorf out of BCL Central playoffs

Girls Volleyball: Bay knocks Waldorf out of BCL Central playoffs 

By Zack Farmer

The Bay School girls volleyball team wasted little time punching its ticket to the Bay Counties League Central championship game on Thursday at Letterman Gym.

The Breakers swept Waldorf 25-13, 25-14, 25-19 in the BCL Central semifinals and will get a chance to reclaim the league tournament championship, which it missed out on a year ago.

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Girls Volleyball: Mitty sweeps Sacred Heart Cathedral in WCAL title game

By Jeremy Balan

SAN JOSE – The Sacred Heart Cathedral girls volleyball program has won four Northern California regional championships, but one title continues to evade it.

With a 25-11, 25-20, 25-14 loss on the road to Mitty in the West Catholic Athletic League championship game Thursday, the Irish have still yet to claim a league title.

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Girls Volleyball: Sacred Heart Cathedral sweeps Presentation to advance to WCAL final

Girls Volleyball: Sacred Heart Cathedral sweeps Presentation to advance to WCAL final 

By Jeremy Balan

Visiting Presentation High School may have been missing its two best players to injuries in the West Catholic Athletic League semifinals on Wednesday , but at this point in the season, the context of any win doesn’t matter all that much to the Sacred Heart Cathedral girls volleyball team.

What does matter is results, and with a 25-12, 25-11, 28-26 win over Presentation, the Irish now have a chance to win their first WCAL girls volleyball title in school history.

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Prep Wrapup: St. Ignatius boys water polo advances in WCAL playoffs

Prep Wrapup is our feature where we will hopefully provide a broad overview of the previous day’s action. Coaches, to contribute to the Prep Wrapup, please send scores and details the night of the game/event to contact@sanfranpreps.com or call our scores line at (415) 251-0918.

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