Class 5A weekend recap; UIL Region I area round playoff pairings


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Amarillo High celebrates a point during a sweep of Lubbock Coronado In a Class 5A bidistrict match in Plainview on Thursday. [Albert Gomez/ Hub City Preps]

Amarillo High and Randall are the only two Amarillo-area teams standing after the bidistrict round of the Class 5A bidistrict round.

Amarillo High cruised to a 25-10, 25-14, 25-11, sweep of Lubbock Coronado on Thursday, while Randall had to come-from-behind against Abilene Wylie in five-sets, 18-25, 25-19, 25-19, 18-25, 17-15, on Thursday.

AHS has now won 17 in a row dating back to September, improving to 17-4 overall. Currie Marusak once again was unstoppable against the Lady Mustangs. The junior outside hitter hammered down 22 kills in the victory.

Randall (13-3) had to rally back and win the final two sets. Kiar Parker led the way with 12 kills, and Taylor Irving added 33 digs.

Unfortunately for Tascosa its season came to an end at the hands of Abilene Cooper, 18-25, 23-25, 25-17, 22-25.

Bidistrict scores

Class 5A

Amarillo High def. Lubbock Coronado 25-10, 25-14, 25-11

AHS— Kills: Currie Marusak 22, Brielle Worley 11; Blocks: Marusak 1, Ashlyn Vinyard 1; Digs: Maddie Kellogg 14, Marusak 7; Assists: Jaedyn Woolley 24, Jo Moffitt 11; Aces: Moffitt 2, Worley 1.

Records: AHS 17-4; Coronado 9-11.

Randall def. Abilene Wylie 18-25, 25-19, 25-19, 18-25, 17-15

Randall— Kills: Kiar Parker 12, Desiree Sotelo 11; Blocks: Delanie Patterson 4, Paris Patterson 4; Digs: Taylor Irving 33, Lauren De Santiago 15; Assists: Merritt Snell 22, Maretta Ramirez 22; Aces: Sotelo 3.

Records: Randall 13-3; Wylie 12-7.

Abilene Cooper def. Tascosa 18-25, 23-25, 25-17, 22-25

Tascosa— Kills: Bebe Irwin 16, Liv Sims 16; Blocks: Irwin 3; Digs: Rogers 16, Abrey Galt 14; Assists: Galt 30; Aces: Warren 2 Abbott 2.

Record: Tascosa 11-8; Abilene Cooper 13-9.

Region I

Class 5A


Lubbock-Cooper (17-6) vs. El Paso High (11-5), 3 p.m. Monday, Fort Stockton

Amarillo High (17-4) vs. El Paso El Dorado (11-5), 5 p.m. Monday, Denver City

Burleson (16-3) vs. Colleyville Heritage (15-7), 6:30 p.m. Monday, Arlington Martin

Grapevine (14-4) at Saginaw (16-4) 6 p.m. Monday

Clint Horizon (13-3), Abilene Cooper (13-9), 6 p.m. Tuesday, Monahans

El Paso Chapin (17-1) vs. Randall (13-3), 6 p.m. Monday, Seminole

Denton (17-3) vs. FW Arlington Heights (9-4), 5 p.m. Monday, Wilkerson-Greines AC, Fort Worth

Wichita Falls Rider (20-5) vs. Mansfield Legacy (16-3), 5 p.m. Monday, Graham


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