Cienega went 4-0 during pool play of the Lion’s Den Volleyball Invitational held at Mountain View on Friday. The tournament continues on Saturday.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15
Cienega over Buena, 2-0
Mountain View over Mica Mountain, 2-0
Walden Grove over Tombstone, 2-0
Amphitheater over Buena, 2-1
Mountain View over Desert View, 2-0
Tombstone over Pueblo, 2-0
Cienega over Amphitheater, 2-0
Mica Mountain over Desert View, 2-1
Walden Grove over Pueblo, 2-0
Pueblo over Desert View, 2-0
Mica Mountain over Walden Grove, 2-0
Mountain View over Tombstone, 2-0
Amphitheater over Desert View, 2-0
Buena over Mountain View, 2-1
Cienega over Mica Mountain, 2-0
Amphitheater over Pueblo, 2-0
Buena over Tombstone, 2-0
Cienega over Walden Grove, 2-0
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16
Mountain View vs. Amphitheater, 10 a.m.
Mica Mountain vs. Buena, 10 a.m.
Desert View vs. Cienega, 10 a. m.
Pueblo vs. Buena, 11 a.m.
Tombstone vs. Cienega, 11 a.m.
Mountain View vs. Walden Grove, 11 a.m.
12 -2 p.m. (Bracket Play)
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