The Mavericks overcame a 0-2 deficit and won three straight games to defeat Ferndale 23-25, 23-25, 25-18, 25-22, 15-12 in the championship match of the District 1 high school 3A tournament Saturday at Glacier Peak High School. Both teams move on to the state tournament, but Meadowdale ends up with the No. 1 seed. The Mavericks finished 9-1 in the Wesco 3A Conference.
The state high school 3A volleyball tournament starts Thursday at the Toyota Center in Kennewick.