The Mountain Lions scored on seven consecutive possessions in a 49-0 road win over Spring Valley
Daniel Rangel had a goal and an assist off a free kick, and added another goal to help the Wildcats beat Palo Verde 3-1 in the Mountain Region semifinals.
The host Cougars, trailing 12-8 in the decisive fifth set, rattled off seven consecutive points to eke out a 20-25, 25-21, 15-25, 25-17, 15-12 victory over the Trail Blazers — and advance to the Desert Region championship opposite Bishop Gorman.
Ben Gotz and Justin Emerson discuss the Week 12 slate of high school regular season and playoff games.
No. 4 Desert Pines (7-2) hosts No. 8 Centennial (7-3) in a Class 4A Mountain Region quarterfinal at 7 p.m. on Friday.