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Queen Creek Volleyball Advances to State Tournament

3 weeks ago Andrew Luberda 0
It didn’t appear possible earlier in the season, but the Queen Creek volleyball team got better as the season went along and now appears primed to make a run in the 6A State Championship tournament, which begins on Tuesday, Oct. 30. The Bulldogs qualified by winning a play-in match as the No. 9-seed, defeating No. Read More

Queen Creek’s Defense is the Difference in Run to Championship Final

1 year ago Andrew Luberda 0
The Queen Creek volleyball team’s reputation as an offensive juggernaut was long solidified before last week’s start of the 2017 5A State Championship Tournament. However, it was the fifth-seeded Bulldogs’ defense that proved to be the difference in Tuesday’s three-set sweep (25-21, 27-25, 25-10) of No. 1-seed Chaparral in the semifinals. Tuesday’s result secures the Read More

Queen Creek Can’t Stay on Task in Loss to Chaparral

1 year ago Andrew Luberda 0
Last Tuesday’s volleyball match in Scottsdale, featuring No. 5-ranked Queen Creek and No. 4 Chaparral, figured to be highly contested, and it certainly was in the first set, which ended in favor of the Bulldogs, 25 – 23. The next three sets, however, were not nearly as competitive as the Firebirds repeatedly and effectively used Read More