Top-seeded Clovis West (33-1), 4-0 against Buchanan this season, will try one more time today when the Tri-River Athletic Conference rivals play for the Central Section title in the Golden Eagles' gym at 4 p.m.
Clovis West, ranked No. 4 in the state and No. 18 nationally by ESPN RISE Fab 50, has swept sets in every win this year. The Eagles' only loss was 3-0 to nationally second-ranked Mira Costa on April 16 in the Karch Kiraly-Santa Barbara Tournament of Champions. Buchanan is 27-8.
BOYS VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE
CENTRAL SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP
Top-seeded Hoover beat No. 5 Sunnyside 11-5 to reach the Fresno Unified league championship. The Patriots will play No. 2 Bullard on Saturday at 5 p.m. at McLane Stadium. It's a rematch of last year's final, won by Hoover 6-4.
FRESNO UNIFIED PLAYOFFS
Hoover 11, Sunnyside 5
H, Deidra Rueda, Vianka Arias, Samally Man, Rebecca Griswold 2, Katlyn Hansen 2, Ariel Ross 2, Megan Kemple 2. S, Mia Vang 4, Amanda Kwong
BOYS TENNIS SCHEDULE
CENTRAL SECTION INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
at In-Shape Health Club, Bakersfield
ROUND OF 16
Singles: Josh Lorentzen, El Diamante vs. Sullivan Roche, Bakersfield Christian; Jose Calderon, Sunnyside vs. Javier Padilla, Central; Daymon Johnson, East Bakersfield vs. Alec Bessinger, Clovis East; Kyle Jackson, Immanuel vs. Shervin Zoghi, Clovis West; Levi Niavez, Garces vs. Tyler Thomas, Tehachapi; Alex Jaramishian, Bullard vs. Andrew Combs, Clovis; Andrew Gong, CVC vs. Jacob Lousche, Liberty; Chris Yang, Centennial vs. Ryan Andrada, El Diamante