In Saturday morning’s quarterfinal, Carroll posted a 23-25, 25-22, 25-16 victory over Coppell, the 2011 and 2012 5A state champion. In Saturday afternoon’s semifinal, Carroll won 26-24, 23-25, 25-23 over defending TAPPS 5A state champion Bishop Lynch.
The tournament featured more than 80 teams, including 2013 5A state champion The Woodlands, which lost to O’Connor in the second round of the championship bracket. Carroll was a 5A state semifinalist last season and is No. 3 in the Texas Girls Coaches Association’s preseason 6A state rankings.