September 12, 2004
Rachel Oligmueller was named tournament MVP as Cactus Shadows beat Phoenix Northwest Christian in the Gold division final to win the Paradise Valley volleyball tournament Saturday at Paradise Valley.
Notre Dame Prep won the Silver division title over Tuba City Greyhills. Paradise Valley was third. In addition to Oligmueller, The all-tournament team also included Sarah Szorinic of Notre Dame, Katie Daniels of Paradise Valley, Annie Lemke of Northwest Christian and Sara Pages of Cactus Shadows.
The Mountain View boys finished two seconds out of first Saturday at the Ray Wherley Invitational at Prescott. The Toros finished behind Page, which had a combined time of 1 hour, 26 minutes, 10 seconds. The format featured seven races, with each team placing one runner in each race.
The Toros had three race winners in Jesse Haws (Race 4), Willy Goodman (Race 6) and Chris Huish (Race 7). Paradise Valley's James Bogner was the top East Valley finisher in the top race, placing third, followed by Cactus Shadows' Kyle Raspillar. Matt Peterson of Westwood was ninth in the top race and Mountain View's Sandy Skouson was 10th.