YAKIMA - The Hermiston volleyball team travelled to the Yakima SunDome Festival Saturday, facing some tough competition.
The Bulldogs went 1-1-1 in pool play to tie for first in their pool but lost their first two games in the brackets.
Hermiston's only win came over Hockinson 25-21, 25-20. They split with North Central 17-25, 25-19, and lost to Hanford 23-25, 21-25; West Valley Yakima 15-25, 21-25; and North Kitsap 25-27, 22-25.
Statistics for the games were not available by press time.
The Hermiston junior varsity also played at the Yakima tournament, going 0-3-2.
The Bulldog JV split with Highland 17-25, 25-15 and Grandview 9-25, 27-25. They lost to East Valley Yakima 14-25, 22-25; Eisenhower 26-24, 19-25, 11-15; and again to East Valley Yakima 29-27, 19-25, 11-15.