CLASS 1A

Donoho 3, Pleasant Home 0

Donoho will attempt to defend its 2019 Class 1A championship Wednesday facing upstart Bayshore Christian at 4 p.m., after beating Pleasant Home (18-6) in the semifinals 25-22, 25-17, 25-9 Tuesday night.

Lily Grace Draper led Donoho (32-14) with 16 kills and 10 digs, setter Maggie Miller added 22 assists, and Sam Wakefield had 16 digs and two aces. Mary Marshall Perry also had nine kills, five digs and two blocks, and Estella Connell had six blocks.

The Eagles were led by Amy Garner’s 16 kills. Daisy Cordle added 14 kills, and Amy Bulger had 12 kills. Lexi Straughan and Bess Worley had 18 assists apiece.

Bayshore Christian 3, Lindsay Lane 0

Bayshore Christian’s first season of varsity volleyball competition will end in the championship match.

The Eagles (21-10) defeated Lindsay Lane Christian 25-20, 25-16, 25-17 in the semifinals at the Birmingham Crossplex, earning a spot in Wednesday’s championship match against defending 1A champ Donoho.

Cassidy Granger led Bayshore with 24 kills and seven digs, while setter Brooke Kearney had 24 assists. Ashlyn Whiteside added 11 kills and seven kills, and Avery Bramblett had four aces.

For Lindsay Lane (37-11), Haley Grace Waltman led the way with seven kills, four blocks and three digs, and Madelyn Dizon added 13 assists, 10 digs, three kills and two aces. Lindsey Holland and Bonnie Cundiff had 11 digs apiece.

Donoho 3, Millry 0

Defending Class 1A state champion Donoho (31-14) downed Millry, sweeping to a 25-12, 25-13, 25-11 quarterfinal victory to advance to the semifinals at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Lilly Grace Draper led Donoho with 16 kills and three blocks and setter Maggie Miller added 26 assists and four aces. Maggie Wakefield contributed 12 kills, while Naira Rehman and Sam Wakefield had 10 digs apiece.

Reagan Tisdale finished with four kills and four blocks for Millry (9-13), while Caitlyn Gant had four aces, three kills, two blocks and two digs.

Pleasant Home 3, Meek 2

Pleasant Home (18-5) needed five sets to knock off perennial power Meek 20-25, 25-17, 27-29, 25-22, 15-10 in its Class 1A quarterfinal match.

Three players reached double-digit kills for the Eagles – Daisy Cordle with 13 kills, Amy Garner and Amy Bulger with 10 kills apiece. Bess Worley had 23 assists, and Lexi Straughan had 21 assists.

Pleasant Home advanced to the semifinals, while Meek ended the season with a 25-14 record.

Lindsay Lane 3, Kinston 0

Cara Glass had nine kills to lead Lindsay Lane to a 25-23, 25-23, 25-15 victory over Kinston (14-7). Lindsey Holland added seven kills and 13 digs for the Lions (37-10), and Bonnie Cundiff had 17 digs. Haley Grace Waltman also had six kills, three digs, three aces and two blocks, and setter Madelyn Dizon had 23 assists.

Lindsay Lane advances to play Bayshore Christian in the semifinals.

Bayshore Christian 3, Covenant Christian 0

Bayshore Christian (19-10) continued its stellar first season of AHSAA varsity competition, sweeping to a 25-5, 25-16, 25-9 victory over Covenant Christian (30-5).

Cassidy Granger led the Eagles (19-10) with 10 kills, five digs and three aces, while teammate Ashlyn Whiteside had 12 digs and seven kills and Avery Bramblett added six kills and six digs.

For Covenant Christian, Ashlee Gann had six kills, four blocks and seven digs, and Lauren Cook added three kills. Olivia Regan had seven assists and five digs.

Bayshore Christian advanced to play Lindsay Lane.

CLASS 2A

G.W. Long 3, Altamont 1

G.W. Long won its first state title in 2019 and now the Rebels can repeat after defeating Altamont 25-20, 19-25, 28-26, 25-23 in tonight’s semifinals at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Junior setter McKenna Long led the Rebels with 59 assists after compiling 52 in the quarterfinal victory over Hatton. Breanna Henning added 25 kills and 12 digs and Emma Claire Long had 20 kills, three blocks and eight digs. In the quarterfinal round, Henning compiled 23 kills, 16 digs and five assists and Emma Claire Long added 22 kills, 12 digs and four blocks.

The Rebels (32-4) play Addison in a rematch of last year’s finals in Wednesday’s match set for noon.

Addison 3, Spring Garden 0

Addison (36-16) will play for its 12th state volleyball title after sweeping to a 25-17, 25-17, 25-19 victory over Spring Garden Tuesday.

Addisyn Smothers led the Bulldogs with 21 kills and three digs, and Sunny Snoddy added 14 kills. For Spring Garden (19-6), Haleigh Molock had nine kills, Suzie Carter added six kills and two blocks, Lexy Adkison had three kills and three blocks, and setter Abbey Steward contributed 23 assists.

G.W. Long 3, Hatton 2

Defending 2A champ G.W. Long (31-4) survived a five-set thriller winning 21-25, 25-15, 25-12, 20-25, 15-12 to beat Hatton (32-24) and advance to tonight’s Class 2A semifinals against Altamont at the Birmingham CrossPlex. The semifinals are set for 5 p.m. All matches are being live-streamed over the NFHS Network. Go to www.nfhsnetwork.com for more information.

The back-and-forth match featured Hatton winning the first set, G.W. Long winning two straight before Hatton won set No. 4 to set up a winner-take-all fifth set. G.W. Long took control midway through the final set, thanks to setter Makenna Long, who handed out 52 assists, and left-handed hitter Breanna Henning, and kept alive its quest for a repeat. Long’s assist total was the most recorded in the AHSAA since Hazel Green’s Catherine Smith had 52 in a state tournament match in 2018. The state record (74) was set in 2002 by Pelham’s Jenny Fennell.

Altamont 3, Orange Beach 0

Kalia Todd led the Lady Knights (24-2) to a 25-22, 25-22, 25-10 win over Orange Beach (13-18) with 16 kills and 12 digs, and Tiana Shelton added 12 kills and 20 digs. Setter Maya DeValk had 25 assists, and Isabella Brown led the Altamont with 21 digs.

Orange Beach (13-18) advanced to the state tournament in the school’s first year of high school competition.

Spring Garden 3, Ariton 0

Spring Garden (35-9) used a diverse offense to sweep past Ariton (24-10) in straight sets 25-10, 25-22, 25-20. Suzie Carter led the Panthers with nine kills at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Lexy Atkinson added seven kills, while Haleigh Molock and Neely Welsh had six kills apiece, and setter Abbey Steward added 29 assists and three aces. Sarah Snyder led Ariton (24-10) with seven kills, four digs and two aces, setter Caroline Hughes added 20 assists, and Kaydee Phillips had five kills, two blocks and two digs.

Spring Garden advanced to the semifinals against Addison.

Addison 3, Horseshoe Bend 0

The Bulldogs (35-16) won in straight sets 25-13, 25-16, 25-12 to advance to the semifinals at 5 p.m. today to face Spring Garden.

CLASS 5A

Bayside Academy 3, Providence Christian 0

Bayside Academy (51-4) advanced to Wednesday’s championship match after sweeping past Providence Christian 25-23, 25-16, 25-11 in Tuesday night’s semifinals at the Birmingham Crossplex. Bayside will be chasing its 19th straight state volleyball title against West Point in Wednesday’s championship, set for 6 p.m.

In the semifinals, setter Brelynn Dailey had 33 assists and three aces and Emily Buhl had 17 kills for the Admirals. Ella Broadhead also had 10 kills and Caroline Chastang had six kills, 13 digs and five service aces.

Providence Christian (31-11), setter Adleigh Mayes had 23 assists, 10 digs and four aces after tallying 56 assists in the semifinal victory over Fairview.

West Point 3, Alexandria 1

West Point has never won a state volleyball championship and the Warriors will have to end the state’s greatest dynasty to do it. West Point (50-15) defeated Alexandria 25-15, 22-25, 25-18, 25-19 in tonight’s semifinals at the Birmingham Crossplex and advanced to Wednesday’s championship match against Bayside Academy. Both schools will be playing in the Class 5A finals for the first time.

Setter Kyla Kilpatrick had 56 assist for West Point with Lexi Shadix posting 23 kills and 24 digs and Braelee Quinn totaling 24 kills and 11 digs. Alexandria setter Anna Johnson had 29 assists and seven digs, and Lexi Weber had 14 kills and three blocks to pace the Valley Cubs.

Bayside Academy 3, East Limestone 0

Bayside Academy continued its drive for a 19th straight state title Tuesday with topping East Limestone 25-14, 25-13, 25-11 at the Birmingham Crossplex in the 5A quarterfinals.

Bayside advanced to the semifinals against Providence Christian.

Ella Broadhead and Emily Buhl led the Admirals (50-4) with 14 kills apiece, and Broadhead added five digs and five aces. Caroline Chastang had 18 digs and nine kills, setter Brelynn Dailey had 37 assists, and Colton Thompson contributed 14 digs, five kills and two aces.

East Limestone ends its season at 18-12.

Providence Christian 3, Fairview 1

Providence Christian (31-10) advanced to the semifinals with a come-from-behind win over Fairview 14-25, 25-23, 25-21, 25-23. The Eagles’ win sets up a rematch from last year’s 4A finals with Bayside Academy in the semifinals. Both teams moved up to Class 5A this season.

West Point 3, Elberta 0

West Point swept to a 25-15, 25-17, 25-16 victory over past Elberta (7-12) with Lexi Shadix leading the way with 16 kills, eight digs and two blocks. Braelee Quinn added 12 kills and six digs for the Panthers (49-15), and setter Kyla Kilpatrick added 39 assists, six digs and two kills.

West Point advanced to the semifinals and will play Alexandria.

Elberta, the newest high school in the Baldwin County School System, made its first trip to the state tourney.

Alexandria 3, Satsuma 0

Alexandria rallied from a two-set deficit to earn a 11-25, 21-25, 25-10, 25-15, 17-15 victory over Satsuma and a berth in the Class 5A semifinals.

Satsuma (17-18) got nine kills from Ashley Stewart, while setter Julieonna Koger had 29 assists and 13 digs.

Alexandria was paced by setter Anna Johnson’s 34 assists and right digs. Lexi Weber had 15 kills, Jordan Beason added 13 kills and 11 digs, and Sarah Pelham had 15 digs.

Class 6A

Mountain Brook 3, Hazel Green 2

Mountain Brook grabbed the late momentum by winning seven of the last nine points to survive and advance with a 23-25, 28-26, 26-24, 15-25, 15-9 victory over Hazel Green. Lilly Gilbert led Mountain Brook with 11 kills, and 10 digs. Hannah Parrant added 35 assists and four digs, and Celie Field had eight kills and seven digs.

The victory sends the Spartans (33-12) into Wednesday’s championship game against Hartselle. Mountain Brook won the 7A title in 2019 and moved down to 6A this season. The Spartans are trying to win their fifth state title since 2014. Hazel Green finished 32-9 this season.

Hartselle 3, Spanish Fort 2

There will be a new 6A champ. Hartselle (54-11) knocked off two-time defending 6A champion Spanish Fort (42-12) in a five-set thriller, winning 25-23, 17-25, 25-23, 21-25, 15-9.

Kamble Franette led Spanish Fort (42-12) with 30 kills, 26 digs and two blocks, and senior setter Tatum Beech had 47 assists, nine digs and five aces. Bri Wigley added 19 digs, and Bailey Hope had 23 digs and nine kills.

Mountain Brook 3, John Carroll 0

Mountain Brook stayed on the championship path, beating John Carroll Catholic 25-14, 25-16, 25-17 at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Mountain Brook, the 2019 Class 7A state champions, moved down to 6A this season. Celie Field led the Spartans (32-12) with 12 kills, six digs and three aces, while Lilly Gilbert added six kills and nine digs.

Mountain Brook advanced to play Hazel Green in the semifinals. The Spartans are trying to win their fifth state title since 2014. John Carroll finished 22-21.

Hazel Green 3, Northridge 0

Trojans hitter Gracie Lynn Butler dominated at the net for the Trojans (32-8), finishing with 32 kills and four blocks, to lead Hazel Green to a 25-23, 25-16, 25-17 victory over Northridge (26-13) at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Brittany Strope added 16 digs and two aces, and setter Ali Adcock had 38 assists and three aces for Hazel Green.

Spanish Fort 3, Buckhorn 2

The two-time defending Class 6A state champs survived a tough challenge winning 25-16, 15-25, 25-21, 20-25, 16-14 over Buckhorn (43-16) as 6-foot-1 senior Kamble Frenette finished with 34 kills and 13 digs.

Spanish Fort setter Tatum Beech contributed 49 assists and 12 digs, and Bri Wigley added 30 digs and two aces for the Toros (42-11). Emma Clair Lee also had eight kills. Buckhorn was led by setter Stephanie Sharp, who had 33 assists, three service aces and 11 dig. Ashlyn Wright had 13 kills and six blocks and Jonah Harper had 20 digs and nine kills.

Spanish Fort advanced to play Hartselle in the semifinals. The Toros are trying to win a fourth state title in the last six seasons.

Hartselle 3, St. Paul’s 0

Hartselle’s Lillyanna Cartee led the Tigers with nine kills and 19 digs, and Jady Chesser added eight kills in a 25-23, 25-21, 25-20 victory over St. Paul’s Episcopal (30-8).

Grace Tapscott added 17 assists and four aces for Hartselle (53-11), while Hailey Holshouser added seven kills and 13 digs. Hartselle advances to play Spanish Fort in the semifinals.

AHSAA State Volleyball Championships

Birmingham CrossPlex/Bill Harris Arena

TUESDAY-THURSDAY

CLASS 1A

Donoho (31-14) 3, Millry (9-13) 0 (25-12, 25-13, 25-11)

Pleasant Home (18-5) 3, Meek (25-14) 2 (20-25, 25-17, 27-29, 25-22, 15-10)

Bayshore Christian (19-10) 3, Covenant Christian (30-5) 0 (25-5, 25-16, 25-9)

Lindsay Lane Christian (37-10) 3, Kinston (14-7) 0 (25-23, 25-23, 25-15)

SEMIFINALS

Donoho (32-14) 3, Pleasant Home (18-6) 0 (25-22, 25-17, 25-9).

Bayshore Christian (20-10) 3, Lindsay Lane Christian (37-11) 0 (25-20, 25-16, 25-17)

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

Donoho (32-14) vs. Bayshore Christian (21-10) Wed., 4 p.m.

CLASS 2A

Addison (35-16) 3, Horseshoe Bend (32-7) 0 (25-13, 25-16, 25-12)

Spring Garden (37-9) 3, Ariton (24-10) 0 (25-10, 25-22, 25-20)

G.W. Long (31-4) 3, Hatton 0 (21-25, 25-16, 25-18, 20-25, 15-12)

Altamont (24-2) 3, Orange Beach (13-18) 0 (25-22, 25-22, 25-10)

SEMIFINALS

Addison (38-16) 3, Spring Garden (37-10) 0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-19)

G.W. Long (32-4) 3, Altamont (24-3) 1 (25-20, 19-25, 28-26, 25-23)

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

Addison (38-14) vs. G.W. Long (32-4), Wed., noon

CLASS 3A

Thomasville (21-8) vs. Plainview, Wed., 10 a.m.

Fyffe (21-11) vs. Houston Academy (26-17), Wed., 10 a.m.

Lauderdale County (28-17) vs. Trinity Presbyterian (14-8), Wed., 10 a.m.

Prattville Christian (35-9) vs. Pleasant Valley (27-6), Wed., 10 a.m.

SEMIFINALS

Semifinal 1, Wed., 3:30 p.m.

Semifinal 2, Wed., 3:30 p.m.

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

3A finals, Thurs., noon

CLASS 4A

Northside (7-7) vs. Curry (54-10), Wed., 10 a.m.

Jacksonville (39-8) vs. LAMP (22-11), Wed., 10:30 a.m.

Westminster Christian (20-14) vs. Montgomery Academy (32-9), Wed., 10 a.m.

St. Michael Catholic (18-18) vs. Madison County (26-12), Wed., 10 a.m.

SEMIFINALS

Semifinal 1, Wed., 3:30 p.m.

Semifinal 2, Wed., 3:30 p.m.

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

4A finals, Thurs., 2 p.m.

CLASS 5A

West Point (49-15) 3, Elberta (14-20) 0 (25-15, 25-17, 25-16)

Alexandria (37-16) 3, Satsuma (17-18) 2 (11-25, 21-25, 25-10, 25-15, 17-15)

Bayside Academy (50-4) 3, East Limestone (18-12) 0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-11)

Providence Christian (31-10) 3, Fairview (50-14) 1 (14-25, 25-23, 25-21, 25-23)

SEMIFINALS

West Point (50-15) 3, Alexandria (37-17) 1 (25-15, 33-35, 35-18, 25-19)

Bayside Academy (51-4) 3, Providence Christian (31-11) 0 (25-23, 25-16, 25-11)

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

West Point (50-15) vs. Bayside Academy (51-4), Wed., 6 p.m.

CLASS 6A

Hazel Green (32-8) 3, Northridge (26-13) 0 (25-23, 25-16, 25-17)

Mountain Brook (32-12) 3, John Carroll Catholic (22-21) (25-14, 25-16, 25-17)

Spanish Fort (42-11) 3, Buckhorn (43-16) 2 (25-16, 15-25, 25-21, 20-25, 16-14)

Hartselle (53-11) 3, St. Paul’s Episcopal (30-8) 0 (25-23, 25-21, 25-20)

SEMIFINALS

Mountain Brook (33-12) 3, Hazel Green (32-9) 2 (23-25, 27-25, 26-24, 15-25, 15-9)

Hartselle (54-11) 3, Spanish Fort (42-12) 2 (25-23, 17-25, 25-23, 21-25, 15-9)

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

Mountain Brook (33-12) vs. Hartselle (54-11), Wed., 2 p.m.

CLASS 7A

Baker (21-15) vs. Hoover (49-1), Wed., 2 p.m.

Thompson (15-8) vs. Prattville (27-8), Wed., 2 p.m.

Vestavia Hills (16-24) vs. McGill-Toolen Catholic (40-8), Wed., 2 p.m.

Auburn (11-14) vs. Spain Park (25-10), Wed., 2 p.m.

SEMIFINALS

Semifinal 1, Wed., 6 p.m.

Semifinal 2, Wed., 6 p.m.

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

7A finals, Thurs., 4 p.m.