The Rajahs took down the rival Arabs on Tuesday night, winning the match in straight sets (25-16, 27-25, 25-19).
Indio improves to 7-0 in DVL play, while CV falls to 6-1.
This might be the year for @RajahsVB. They swept CV tonight in battle of unbeaten rivals. It's the first win for the Rajahs over the Arabs since 2019. Indio is in control of DVL at 7-0. 🔴🔵🏐@KESQ @Mrs21Rodriguez @RajahsVB @IHSRajahs @Indio_Rajahs @BaileyKESQ @CityofIndio pic.twitter.com/K2SiCwREvj— Blake Arthur (@BlakeArthur24) September 20, 2023
The win for Indio is significant as it snaps a 36-match win streak for Coachella Valley. This victory marks the first time since Oct. 10, 2019 that CV has lost a league match, the same date that Indio last beat CV.
The Rajahs were led by former Student Athlete of the Week Joselin Martinez who had 17 kills.
The two rivals will meet again in the final match of the league season, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 12 at Coachella Valley high school.