LAWRENCEVILLE — The Discovery volleyball team clinched the first state playoff berth in program history Tuesday night with a victory over host Archer in the first round of the Region 7-AAAAAAA Volleyball Tournament.
The Titans advanced with a 26-24, 19-25, 25-21, 25-19 victory.
GAC reaches finals
NORCROSS — Greater Atlanta Christian defeated Redan 25-6, 25-15, 25-5 Tuesday in the semifinals of the Area 5-AAA Volleyball Tournament.
Janie Stinchcomb (nine kills), Gracie Rose (seven kills, five aces), Autumn Clark (five aces) and Kailey Maine (six kills) led the way for the Spartans, who host the winner of Sandy Creek-Westminster in Thursday’s 5:30 p.m. finals.
Hebron tops Wesleyan
DACULA — Hebron Christian advanced to the Region 5-A Volleyball Tournament finals with a 25-14, 25-14 win over Wesleyan on Tuesday.
The Wolves (27-16), who play in the title match Thursday, were led in the attack by Hoake Mazzawi (14 kills, three blocks) and Ramsey Chambers (11 kills). Brooke Thao (16 assists), Morgan Smith (14 assists) and Cherokee Terry (11 digs) also played well in the win.
Wesleyan (27-24) now faces Holy Innocents’ in the tourney Thursday.