One Xavier spring sports team has learned its state tournament seeding and another will find out where it will begin the postseason on Friday (April 19).
The tennis team will be the No. 2
seed behind two-time defending state champion Scottsdale Desert Mountain when
the Division I team tournament begins on Tuesday (April 23) at seeds 1 through
individual singles and doubles portion of the tournament will begin on April
26, and the teams will return to second-round action on April 30.
open play against 15th-seeded Surprise Shadow Ridge. If Xavier wins
that one, it would host a second-round match against the winner of a
first-round match between No. 10 Anthem Boulder Creek and No. 7 Phoenix
Beach volleyball has a strong chance to be the top
seed when the Arizona Interscholastic Association announces its Division I pairings on
Friday at noon (live stream).
(11-0) won six of the first seven beach state titles. The Gators will host a
first-round match at Cavanaugh Courts on Tuesday (April 23) at 4:30 p.m. If
Xavier wins, it would host a quarterfinal match on Wednesday (April 24).
Division I girls tennis
parentheses – All matches are April 23 at 3 p.m.
Central (16) at Scottsdale Desert Mountain (1), Phoenix Pinnacle (9) at Tempe
Corona del Sol (8), Mesa Mountain View (12) at Tucson Rincon (5), Peoria
Centennial (13) at Chandler Hamilton (4), Yuma Cibola (14) at Scottsdale
Chaparral (3), Phoenix Desert Vista (11) at Gilbert Perry (6), Anthem Boulder
Creek (10) at Phoenix Horizon (7), Surprise Shadow Ridge (15) at Xavier Prep (2).