CLASS 5A FINALS Jasper 3, Faith Academy 0 BIRMINGHAM – Jasper High School’s Lady Vikings downed Faith Academy 25-16, 25-13, 25-18 Thursday in the Class 5A state championship game of the 49 th Elite Eight State Volleyball Championships at Bill Harris Arena to claim their second consecutive state volleyball crown. The big reason was Coach Bobby Daniel’s power hitters. Jasper (63-9) finished with 47 kills as a team and limited Faith Academy to only 20. Senior Alex Oliver, who earned MVP honors, had 17 kills and McKinley Ferguson had 15. Dayion Johnson also had six kills and a team-high three blocks, and Jordan Gilbert had five. Setter Temperance Chatman dished out 36 assists and had eight digs. Kelsey Shelton led the Vikings with 16 digs. Faith Academy (45-10), coached by Claire Elliott, got a strong effort on the front line from senior middle hitter Aaliyah Austin. She had 10 kills. Brinkley Hearn had nine assists, and Sarah Phillips had eight. Kristen Mitternight led the Rams with eight digs. CLASS 5A ALL-STATE TOURNAMENT TEAM Alex Oliver, Jasper (MVP); McKinley Ferguson, Jasper; Temperance Chatman, Jasper; Aaliyah Austin, Faith Academy; Sarah Phillips, Faith Academy; Brinkley Hearn, Faith Academy. 2019 State Volleyball Pairings/Results 49th AHSAA Elite 8 State Volleyball Championships Birmingham CrossPlex State Finals, Thursday, Oct. 31 All finals will be at the Bill Harris Arena adjoining the CrossPlex and will be live-steamed by the NFHS Network. For up-to-date details, follow the AHSAA on Twitter @ahsaaupdates CLASS 3A Championship Montgomery Academy (47-6) 3, Geraldine (42-9) 0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-17) CLASS 5A Championship Jasper (63-9) 3, Faith Academy (45-10) 0 (25-16, 25-13, 25-18) CLASS 7A Championship Mountain Brook (58-7) vs. McGill-Toolen Catholic (39-3), Bill Harris Arena, Thursday, 11:30 a.m. CLASS 6A Championship Hazel Green (58-8) vs. Spanish Fort (71-6), Bill Harris Arena, Thursday, 1:15 p.m. CLASS 2A Championship Addison (44-13) vs. G.W. Long (48-6), Bill Harris Arena, Thursday, 3 p.m. CLASS 1A Championship Donoho (43-18) vs. Westminster-Oak Mountain (37-12), Bill Harris Arena, Thursday, 4:45 p.m. CLASS 4A Championship Providence Christian (42-12) vs. Bayside Academy (54-12), Bill Harris Arena, Thursday, 6:30 p.m.