Valley Vista girls basketball beats Xavier to repeat as 6A champions
After Surprise Valley Vista girls basketball won the 6A title last year, they immediately set out to show that it was not a one-off. Exactly one year later, they proved just that.
The No. 2 Monsoon defeated the No. 5 Phoenix Xavier Prep Gators, 68-55, to repeat as 6A state champions on Wednesday at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe.
"I don't feel like it was a fluke," Valley Vista senior Taylor Chavez said. "We found a way to get it done with a different group of people, so props to our senior class and to the younger girls for buying in and finding a way to do it."
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