Four area teams in state volleyball tournament

Four Metroplex teams will represent the area in the the UIL state volleyball tournament this weekend at Texas State University in San Marcos.

Thursday, Richardson Pearce (45-4) and The Colony (43-3) play in the semifinal round in the Class 4A tournament. Pearce will face Austin Lake Travis (47-3) while The Colony matches up against Brenham (36-10).

On Friday, Hebron (43-7) will face Houston Cypress Woods in the 5A bracket while Lucas Lovejoy (44-3) will take on Columbus in the 3A tournament.