North Kitsap beat Ridgefield 3-2 to advance into Friday night’s quarterfinals at the Class 2A state volleyball tournament at Pierce College in Lakewood.
The Vikings (19-1) jumped out to a 2-0 lead, 25-8, 25-19, before the Spudders rallied in two close games, 25-23, 25-23, to force the fifth game. NK won 15-12.
The Vikings face West Valley of Yakima, a 3-0 winner over Lynden, in the quarterfinals. The match is scheduled to start at 8:15 p.m., but the tournament is running an hour behind so closer to 9:15 maybe 9:30 p.m.