The Desert Vista softball team advanced to the second round of the Division I state tournament with a 4-1 win on Saturday over No. 16 Highland.
The 17th-seeded Thunder travel to No. 1 Gilbert on Tuesday.
The Mountain Pointe softball team, seeded 12th, lost 7-4 Saturday to No. 21 North Canyon.
The 10th-seeded Desert Vista baseball team was eliminated by No. 23 Valley Vista when the Monsoon scored seven times in the first inning to set the tone for the 12-7 loss for the Thunder in its DI state playoff game.
The Pride baseball team, seeded sixth, earned a first-round bye and hosts No. 22 Gilbert on Tuesday.