ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The state championship volleyball contests will be re-matches of last year.
In 3A, Mt. Edgecumbe overcame a poor start to knock out Dillingham in four games, 12-25, 25-16, 25-14, 25-10. The Braves, who lost the 2010 title match to Grace Christian, will get another shot at the Grizzlies. Grace took down Valdez in four games, 25-21, 25-17, 25-27, 25-17.
At the 4A level, undefeated South and three-time defending state champion Dimond will reprise their 2010 final. The Wolverines blew past Palmer 25-14, 25-9, 25-13. The Lynx swept West Valley 25-20, 25-20, 25-18.
The 3A title match gets underway at 5:30 Saturday, while the 4A championship follows at 8:00. All the action takes place at the Curtis D. Menard Memorial Arena in Wasilla.