NCHSAA volleyball playoffs, 2013

Posted by J. Mike Blake on November 4, 2013 

The Cardinal Gibbons Crusaders, seen here Oct. 5, are undefeated entering the 2013 playoffs.

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Cardinal Gibbons was the top-ranked N&O area team entering the postseason. Wakefield and Cardinal Gibbons captured state titles while Raleigh Charter was a runner-up.

We have included links to our round-by-round coverage of the postseason.

Additional link: N&O final rankings and All-Metro team

Note: All matchups are listed as they appear top-to-bottom on the NCHSAA bracket with “//” dividing the top portion from the bottom. Scores in parentheses.

4A East

1st round (Saturday, Oct. 19): Lumberton at Wilmington Hoggard (3-0); New Bern at Fayetteville Jack Britt (3-0); East Wake at Scotland County (3-0); Fayetteville E.E. Smith at Greenville Rose (3-0); Enloe at Fayetteville Pine Forest (3-0); Pembroke Swett at Wilmington Ashley (3-0); Anderson Creek Overhills at Greenville D.H. Conley (3-0); New Hanover at Southern Pines Pinecrest (3-1) // Knightdale at Apex (3-0); Person County at Wakefield (3-0); Athens Drive at Garner (3-0); Millbrook (3-2) at East Chapel Hill; Winterville South Central at Broughton (3-1); Southeast Raleigh at Holly Springs (3-0); Leesville Road at Riverside (3-1); Fuquay-Varina (3-0) at Clayton

2nd round (Tuesday, Oct. 22): Jack Britt at Hoggard (3-0); Rose (3-2) at Scotland County; Ashley at Pine Forest (3-1); Pinecrest at DH Conley (3-0) // Wakefield (3-2) at Apex; Millbrook (3-1) at Garner; Holly Springs at Broughton (3-1); Fuquay-Varina at Riverside (3-2)

3rd round (Thursday, Oct. 24): Rose at Hoggard (3-0); Pine Forest at DH Conley (3-0) // Millbrook at Wakefield (3-0); Broughton at Riverside (3-2)

4th round (Saturday, Oct. 26): Hoggard at DH Conley (3-0) // Wakefield (3-2) at Riverside

East regional (Tuesday, Oct. 29): Wakefield (3-0) at DH Conley

State championship (Nov. 2 at Reynolds Coliseum): Wakefield def. Hough 3-0

3A East

1st round (Saturday, Oct. 19): Southern Wayne at Swansboro (3-0); Chapel Hill (3-0) at Wilson Hunt; West Carteret at Topsail (3-0); Northern Nash (3-2) at Pikeville C.B. Aycock; Cleveland at Eastern Wayne (3-2); West Craven at South Brunswick (3-1); West Brunswick at Wilson Fike (3-0); Cameron Union Pines (3-0) at Jacksonville // Thomasville Ledford at Lee County (3-1); Cedar Ridge (3-0) at Burlington Williams; Southern Lee at Triton (3-1); Eastern Alamance at Central Davidson (3-1); Eden Morehead at Cardinal Gibbons (3-0); Northern Guilford at Fayetteville Terry Sanford (3-2); Southwest Randolph at Mayodan McMichael (3-0); Orange at Corinth Holders (3-1)

2nd round (Tuesday, Oct. 22): Chapel Hill (3-0) at Swansboro; Northern Nash at Topsail (3-0); South Brunswick at Eastern Wayne (3-0); Union Pines at Fike (3-0) // Ledford at Cedar Ridge (3-0); Central Davidson at Triton (3-1); Terry Sanford at Cardinal Gibbons (3-0); Corinth Holders at McMichael (3-0)

3rd round (Thursday, Oct. 24): Chapel Hill (3-0) at Topsail; Eastern Wayne at Fike (3-0) // Cedar Ridge (3-0) at Triton; McMichael at Cardinal Gibbons (3-0)

4th round (Saturday, Oct. 26): Chapel Hill (3-0) at Fike // Cedar Ridge at Cardinal Gibbons (3-0)

East regional (Tuesday, Oct. 29): Chapel Hill at Cardinal Gibbons (3-0)

State championship (Nov. 2 at Reynolds Coliseum): Cardinal Gibbons def. Jesse Carson 3-0

2A East

1st round (Saturday, Oct. 19): Wilson Beddingfield at Elizabeth City Northeastern (3-0); North Pitt at North Lenoir (3-0); Pasquotank County at South Granville (3-0); Kill Devil Hills First Flight at Washington (3-0); Franklinton at Farmville Central (3-1); Ayden-Grifton at Southern Vance (3-0); North Johnston at South Lenoir (3-1); Bunn (3-0)at Currituck County // Trinity at Wheatmore (3-0); Holly Ridge Dixon at Fairmont (3-0); Eastern Randolph at Carrboro (3-0); Graham at Providence Grove (3-0); Newport Croatan (3-0) at West Bladen; East Bladen at South Columbus (3-0); St. Pauls at East Duplin (3-0); Spivey’s Corner Midway at Bartlett-Yancey (3-1)

2nd round (Tuesday, Oct. 22): North Lenoir at Northeastern (3-1); Washington at South Granville (23-5); Southern Vance (3-0) at Farmville Central; Bunn (3-0) at South Lenoir // Fairmont at Wheatmore (3-0); Providence Grove at Carrboro (3-1); Croatan at South Columbus (3-0); Bartlett-Yancey at East Duplin (3-0)

3rd round (Thursday, Oct. 24): South Granville (3-2) at Northeastern; Bunn at Southern Vance (3-0)// Carrboro at Wheatmore (3-2); South Columbus at East Duplin (3-0)

4th round (Saturday, Oct. 26): Southern Vance at South Granville (3-1) // Wheatmore (3-0) at East Duplin

East regional (Tuesday, Oct. 29): South Granville at Wheatmore (3-0)

State championship (Nov. 2 at Reynolds Coliseum): Hendersonville def. Wheatmore 3-1

1A East

1st round (Saturday, Oct. 19): Lejeune at Perquimans (3-0); North Edgecombe at Rosewood (3-0); Plymouth at Riverside-Martin (3-1); Gates County(3-0) at Northside Jacksonville; Manteo at Princeton (3-0); Lakewood (3-1) at Robersonville South Creek; Cape Hatteras at East Carteret (3-0); Seven Springs Spring Creek at Camden County (3-0) // KIPP Pride at Louisburg (3-0); East Columbus at Wallace Rose-Hill (3-0); Southeast Halifax at Raleigh Charter (3-0); Pamlico County at South Robeson (3-0); Kestrel Heights at Whiteville (3-0); Rocky Point Trask at Voyager Academy (3-0); Franklin Academy at Pender County (3-2); Roxboro Community (3-0)at Granville Central

2nd round (Tuesday, Oct. 22): Rosewood at Perquimans (3-0); Gates County at Riverside-Martin (3-1); Lakewood at Princeton (3-0); Camden County at East Carteret // Wallace-Rose Hill (3-1) at Louisburg; South Robeson at Raleigh Charter (3-0); Voyager Academy (3-0) at Whiteville; Roxboro Community (3-0) at Pender

3rd round (Thursday, Oct. 24): Perquimans (3-0) at Riverside-Martin; Camden County at Princeton (3-1) // Wallace-Rose Hill at Raleigh Charter (3-0); Roxboro Community at Voyager Academy (3-2)

4th round (Saturday, Oct. 26): Perquimans at Princeton (3-0) // Voyager Academy at Raleigh Charter (3-0)

East regional (Tuesday, Oct. 29): Raleigh Charter (3-2) at Princeton

State championship (Nov. 2 at Reynolds Coliseum): Starmount def. Raleigh Charter 3-0

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