Prep volleyball: Bear River, FLC advance to semis; NU ousted in 2nd round

Nevada Union High School junior Mina Mason makes a block of an El Dorado spike for a point during Tuesday’s first round playoff game at home.

The Sac-Joaquin Section girls playoffs got underway this week, and after two rounds of play the Bear River Bruins are still roaring.

The No. 4 seed Bruins (28-9, 10-0 Pioneer Valley League) opened the postseason with a straight set win over Leroy Greene, 25-3, 25-6, 25-5, in the first round of the Division 5 playoffs Tuesday.

Prep volleyball: Bear River, FLC advance to semis; NU ousted in 2nd round

Nevada Union’s AJ King serves the ball for an ace during Tuesday’s first round playoff win over El Dorado.

Prep volleyball: Bear River, FLC advance to semis; NU ousted in 2nd round

Nevada Union junior Emma Kerley gets this one over the net for the Miners during Tuesday’s first round playoff win over El Dorado.

Prep volleyball: Bear River, FLC advance to semis; NU ousted in 2nd round

The Nevada Union Miners sideline watches Tuesday’s match against El Dorado.