PREP VOLLEYBALL: Bountiful, Box Elder, Woods Cross all advance to 5A semis

Friday , November 03, 2017 - 11:00 PM

RYAN COMER, Standard-Examiner Staff

OREM — Bountiful, Box Elder and Woods Cross all advanced to the semifinals of the 5A state volleyball tournament at Utah Valley University after each team picked up a pair of wins Friday.

Bountiful swept Cottonwood (25-12, 25-11, 25-19) and Springville (25-14, 25-17, 25-14) and will face Corner Canyon in the semifinals at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, also at UVU.

Box Elder swept Timpview (25-9, 25-17, 25-14) in the first round while Woods Cross swept Alta (25-13, 25-17, 28-26). The Bees and Wildcats then picked up four-set victories in the quarterfinals.

Box Elder defeated Skyridge (25-12, 21-25, 25-14, 25-11) and Woods Cross beat Skyline (25-18, 25-8, 19-25, 26-24).

Box Elder and Woods Cross will play each other in the semifinals at 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

The winners meet in the championship match scheduled for 5:30 p.m.

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