The Gilbert girls volleyball team captured the House of Payne Invitational championship on Saturday, defeating Corona del Sol 25-21, 25-19 in the gold bracket finals.
The Tigers defeated Highland in the semifinals, 25-19, 25-19 and went undefeated in their eight tournament matches. Corona del Sol advanced to the title match by beating Campo Verde in the semis. Campo Verde won the first game but the Aztecs rallied for the 18-25, 25-19, 17-15 victory.
Perry won the silver bracket with a 26-24, 25-19 win over Mesquite; Desert Ridge beat Chandler, 25-21, 25-13 for the bronze bracket title; Boulder Creek won the copper bracket with a 25-18, 19-25, 15-6 title match win over Saguaro and Dobson won the ruby bracket with a 25-21, 26-24 defeat of Glendale Raymond Kellis.