The Dunwoody Lady Wildcats swept Hiram 3-0 in the Sweet 16 round of the Class AAAAA state volleyball playoffs at Dunwoody on Tuesday to advance to the Elite 8.
Dunwoody, 28-23, won the first two games 25-18 before closing out Hiram 25-16 to complete the three game sweep.
The Lady Wildcats were reseeded as the No. 3 seed for the Elite Eight giving them a home match with Apalachee (40-14). The time is set for 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 26.
Lakeside (17-15) did not fare as well as the Lady Vikings fell 3-0 to Glynn Academy in Brunswick on Tuesday night in the Class AAAAA state playoffs. Glynn Academy swept its way to its 11th consecutive win.
The Chamblee Lady Bulldogs took on highly ranked Columbus on the road on Tuesday and fell 3-0 in the Class AAAA Sweet 16. Columbus (40-14) won by scores of 25-6, 25-14 and 25-6 to take the contest.
Volleyball State Playoff Results Tuesday, Oct. 22 Class AAAA Columbus (40-14) 3, Chamblee (24-15) 0
Class AAAAA Glynn Academy (33-13) 3, Lakeside (17-15) 0 Dunwoody (28-23) 3, Hiram (18-5) 0
Volleyball State Playoff Schedule Saturday, Oct. 26 Class AAAAA Apalachee (40-14) at Dunwoody (28-23), 2 p.m.
Provided by Mark Brock Information Officer/Athletics Statistician/Web Manager DeKalb County Schools Athletics/East DeKalb Campus.