Elijah Kothe shed three tacklers on the way to a 48-yard touchdown catch with 1:48 to play to give Faith Lutheran a 22-19 home win over fourth-ranked Legacy on Friday.
Myah Maxwell finished with 28 kills, 19 digs and three blocks, and Legacy’s girls volleyball team outlasted visiting Palo Verde 28-26, 22-25, 25-27, 25-21, 16-14 on Thursday.
Maybe Bishop Gorman didn’t play the best team in California, or the best team in Florida, or the best team in Texas. But the Gaels played more good teams than anybody else, and that’s all that matters when it comes to prep football rankings.
A look at some of the top performances for the week of Sept. 26 to Oct. 1.
Follow the link for the draws and results (when available) of the Sunset Region boys and girls tennis singles and doubles tournaments.
DyeStatNV’s latest boys and girls cross country coaches polls.
Shelly Alvarado and Yazaret Arredondo went 3-0 in doubles, and Desert Pines’ girls tennis team defeated host Moapa Valley 10-9 in a tiebreaker Saturday in the Class 3A Southern Region semifinals at Overton.
St. John Lutheran (Florida) rallied to edge Bishop Gorman’s girls volleyball team, 22-25, 25-18, 15-13 in the Bronze bracket final in the Nike Tournament of Champions on Saturday in Phoenix.
Green Valley’s Daria Shalina went 3-0 in singles Friday to carry the Gators’ girls tennis team to an 11-7 road win over Eldorado in the Class 4A Sunrise Region quarterfinals.
Faith Lutheran erased a 14-point deficit to earn its first Northwest League win with a 26-21 road victory over Palo Verde on Friday.