Paige Brown scored two goals to help Times No. 8 Highland shut out Portage 4-0 on Thursday.
Sierra Hinkle and Karlie Gragido also scored for Highland (6-6), while Emma LaBounty and Brianna Williams provided assists. Highland goalkeeper Kelli Lee made three saves.
Bree Coleman made four saves for Portage (3-9).
Bishop Noll 1, Clark 1: Ana Mendez scored a goal for Bishop Noll, but the Pioneers held on to end the match in a tie.
Brenda Rocha scored Clark's goal.
Lowell 2, Hobart 1: Melissa McBride scored both of Lowell's goals to lead her team to a Northwest Crossroads Conference win.
Camryn Rassbach netted Hobart's goal.
Boone Grove 4, Covenant Christian 0: Olivia McCafferty scored three goals to power the Times No. 9 Wolves over Covenant Christian. Emily Martinez notched the other goal for Boone (8-4, 4-2), with Abby Stone turning aside six shots to preserve the shutout.
Crown Point 5, LaPorte 0: The No. 2 Bulldogs won every match, including a 6-0, 6-0 victory from Anthony Kendall at No. 3 singles.
Munster 5, Chesterton 0: The Times No. 1 Mustangs swept every match, including Andrew Dorn's 6-0, 6-0 shutout at No. 3 singles.
Munster's No. 2 doubles team of Alex Wisniewski and Marty O'Shaughnessy also shut out their opponents.
Kankakee Valley 3, Portage 2: Luke Sanderson won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, helping the Kougars (6-10) edge the No. 10 Indians (7-8).
Portage's Kody McGuire and Jon Craig won 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 doubles, while teammates Anthony Zoppetti and Blake Logsdon won 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 at No. 2.
Portage Sectional takes place Wednesday, Thursday: The Portage Sectional will begin at 4 p.m. for Wednesday's semifinals and Thursday's championship. Chesterton, Valparaiso and Wheeler are also in the field. Pairings will be decided at 6 p.m. Monday.
Bishop Noll 25-25-25, River Forest 8-13-15: Carly Cappello compiled 17 kills, while Emily Johnson and Brittany Anderson provided 19 assists apiece in the Times No. 8 Warriors' win.
Gavit 25-25-25, Clark 15-19-12: The Pioneers' Tique Woods recorded five kills and seven digs, but the Gladiators defeated Clark in three sets.
Kankakee Valley 25-25-25, Hobart 11-17-19: Gab Martin paced the Kougars with 11 digs and 12 kills, while Lauren Stokes recorded 27 assists.
Jessica Parlock led the Brickies with 12 kills.
Merrillville 25-25-25, Michigan City 14-22-21: Morgan Harris had eight kills, while Jaz Talley had seven kills in the Duneland Athletic Conference win for the Pirates.
Munster 25-25-25, Lowell 8-18-15: Shannon Farrell had 11 kills and four aces to lead the Times No. 1 Mustangs past the Red Devils. Toni DalleeCarbonare added 13 kills and 16 digs.
LaPorte 21-25-26-25, Portage 25-14-24-12: Mariah Wright posted eight kills and 15 digs, while Josi Auksel had nine kills and four blocks for the Indians (12-11, 2-7) in a DAC loss to the Slicers.