Coppell’s Erica Bohannon, Kristin Dickerson, Kylie Pickrell, Sarah Arnold and Bear Bass react after their win against San Antonio Johnson during their 5A volleyball UIL semifinal game at Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas on Friday, November 18, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

 McKinney Boyd’s Megan Mollett spikes a ball towards Coppell’s Erica Bohannon and Chiaka Ogbogu during the 5A volleyball UIL State Championship game at Strahan Coliseum  in San Marcos, Texas on Saturday, November 19, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Coppell reacts to their win against McKinney Boyd during the 5A volleyball UIL State Championship game at Strahan Coliseum  in San Marcos, Texas on Saturday, November 19, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

 McKinney Boyd’s Megan Mollett, Emma Meyer and Ally Cobb attempt to block a ball spiked by Cypress Falls’ Alexis Austin during their 5A volleyball UIL semifinal game at Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas on Friday, November 18, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

 Cypress Falls’ Alexis Austin spikes one over the net towards McKinney Boyd’s Emma Meyer and Drew Darling during their 5A volleyball UIL semifinal game at Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas on Friday, November 18, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

 Lucas Lovejoy’s players cheer as they score against Abilene Wylie during the 3A volleyball UIL State Championship game at Strahan Coliseum  in San Marcos, Texas on Saturday, November 19, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Richardson Pearce’s Shelby Sullivan and Anya Bezprozvanny go up for a block against Austin Lake Travis’ Sierra Patrick during the 4A volleyball UIL State Championship game at Strahan Coliseum  in San Marcos, Texas on Saturday, November 19, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

 Richardson Pearce’s Mary Kate Hyde tries to recover after a set while Austin Lake Travis’ Kaci Eaton cheers after they scored a point during the 4A volleyball UIL State Championship game at Strahan Coliseum  in San Marcos, Texas on Saturday, November 19, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Sinton’s Brette Threadgill tries to get the ball past Lucas Lovejoy’s Kacy Guajardo and Nicole Newton during their 3A volleyball UIL semifinal game at Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas on Friday, November 18, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

 Richardson Pearce huddles in the background before their 4A volleyball UIL semifinal game against Canyon Randall at Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas on Thursday, November 17, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Richardson Pearce’s Shelby Sullivan and Anya Bezprozvanny miss a block spiked by Canyon Randall player Katie Dudding during the 4A volleyball UIL semifinal game at Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas on Thursday, November 17, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

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My photos were the ones that appeared in the Dallas Morning News on the coverage of:

Thursday, Nov. 17
Semifinals
Conference 4A
5 p.m.              Canyon Randall (42-4) vs. Richardson Pearce (35-13)

Friday, Nov. 18
Semifinals

Conference 3A
1 p.m.              Lucas Lovejoy (46-4) vs. Sinton (30-10)
Conference 5A
5 p.m.              McKinney Boyd (44-6) vs. Houston Cypress Falls (40-7)
7 p.m.              San Antonio Johnson (44-6) vs. Coppell (40-8)

Saturday, Nov. 19
2 p.m.              Conference 3A FINAL – Lucas Lovejoy vs. Abilene Wylie
4:30 p.m.         Conference 4A FINAL – Richardson Pearce vs. Austin Lake Travis
7 p.m.              Conference 5A FINAL – McKinney Boyd vs. Coppell

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Thanks!
Thao