Published: January 15, 2014;Last modified: January 15, 2014 08:39PM
Chalk up another win for girls varsity basketball Brandi Herrerra and the Cylones defeated Brighton last Saturday 60-39. Pueblo West Cyclones backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting Brighton Bulldogs in a non-league bout.
With the win, Pueblo West upgrades its record to 8-2 on the season. The Cyclones host Pueblo East to face the Eagles in a 4A South Central game on Jan. 14, too late to be reported in this week’s View. The Eagles enter the game with a record of 7-2. Pueblo East won 82-40 in their recent non-league game against Denver South.
With the defeat, Brighton moves to 9-6 on the year.
BOYS: The Montrose Indians basketball team scored 71 points and held the host Pueblo West Cyclones to 70 in the Indians non-league triumph on Jan. 7.
The Indians now sport a 5-4 record. They put it on the line next when they host Grand Junction for a 5A/4A Southwestern contest on Friday.
The Cyclones (5-6) will now prepare for their contest against Pueblo East. The Eagles enter the 4A South Central contest with a 9-2 record.