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 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Blackhawks football loses at home to Post Falls

It was another tough night at Tom Oswald Field for the Cheney High football team, who lost to 4A Inland Empire League's Post Falls, 21-0, Sept. 16. The Blackhawks' defense managed to keep the Trojans...

 

Ellensburg edges Cheney; swim team earns state berths

By JOHN McCALLUM Editor The final score of the Cheney High School girls swimming team's dual meet with Ellensburg last Friday may not have been to the Blackhawks liking, but the individual results...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Eastern ends winless ways against Northern Iowa, 34-30

One nagging losing streak ended last Saturday when Eastern Washington topped Northern Iowa 34-30 at Roos Field in an ending those who saw it either live or on television will remember for years. The...

 
 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Media, police not to blame for Cougars' off-field troubles

Is it really the media and the police’s fault for the Washington State University football team’s recent troubles off the gridiron? That’s a question that has been running through my mind in the last couple of weeks relating to the four...

 
 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Lady Blackhawks soccer continues undefeated

The Cheney High girls’ soccer team continued their undefeated streak in Great Northern League play after a 3-2 win over Clarkston (Sept. 13) and a 3-0 shutout over West Valley two days later. In the Clarkston match, the Lady Blackhawks were tied...

 
 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Cheney volleyball goes 1-1 in Great Northern League play

The Cheney High volleyball team went 1-1 in Great Northern League matches this past week, first sweeping Clarkston, 3-0, on Sept. 13, then getting swept by West Valley, 3-0, Sept. 15. While Cheney defeated Clarkston in three sets (27-25, 25-14 and...

 

Sports Week

(Note: All schedules subject to change. Consult school or facility websites to confirm.) COLLEGE CROSS COUNTRY Saturday, Sept. 24, EWU at Roy Griak Invitational, Minneapolis, Minn. COLLEGE FOOTBALL Saturday, Sept. 24, EWU at Northern Arizona 4:05...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Medical Lake soccer challenging for NEA's top spot

Medical Lake had a week like they have not experienced in years for its girl’s soccer program with a pair of Northeast A League wins — 2-1 over Riverside and 3-1 at Colville — before taking 2A Pullman to a shootout, and losing 2-1, Sept. 17....

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Cardinals cross country closes ground on Deer Park at Seaport

Deer Park might still be the team to beat in Northeast A League cross country, but Medical Lake seems to be figuring a way to make them look behind to see who’s catching up. That’s what Cardinals’ head coach Gene Blankenship thought following h...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Medical Lake continues to struggle on football field with loss to Freeman

The Freeman Scotties might need a new mascot. A massive Mastiff or a lumbering Norwegian Elkhound come to mind after they literally ran over the Medical Lake Cardinals last Friday, 51-0 in the start of Northeast A League play. The game, which went...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 22, 2016 

Cards still winless in volleyball

Medical Lake head volleyball coach Todd Harr called last week, “Another tough week of competition,” following losses of 3-1 at home to Riverside and 3-0 on the road at Colville. The Cardinals remain winless at 0-4 in Northeast A League play and...

 

West Plains Sports Briefs

Zamora shares Big Sky defensive honor Senior Miquiyah Zamora was rewarded for his performance, but his versatility was just as impressive. The Eastern Washington University senior linebacker was honored as co-Big Sky Conference Defensive Player of...

 
 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 15, 2016

Lady Blackhawks soccer continue undefeated

One of head coach Nels Radtke's goals for the Lady Blackhawks soccer team this year was to start the season with a winning record and it seems he can check that off the list. Cheney continued their...

 

Blackhawks varsity boys capture Highlander title

Before the season began, Cheney High cross country co-coach Derek Slaughter said he had one simple message for the Blackhawks boys varsity seniors. "I told the seniors this year before to not leave an...

 
 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 15, 2016

Blackhawks come from behind to defeat North Central

After losing their home opener against 4A Sunnyside, the Cheney Blackhawks football team bounced back to capture a 22-21 win over 3A Greater Spokane League’s North Central at Joe Albi Stadium, Sept. 8. “It was a great win for us in that we came...

 

Digging into the numbers from Fargo

There's a temptation to look at the finish of last Saturday's epic heavyweight boxing match that took place in the Fargodome between Eastern Washington and North Dakota State University and say it...

 

Northern Iowa visits Roos for first time

There’s nothing to the rumor that Eastern Washington University has moved from the Big Sky to the Missouri Valley Conference. With the Eagles meeting North Dakota State last Saturday in Fargo, where they lost in overtime to the five-time defending...

 
 By AL STOVER    Sports    September 15, 2016

Cheney volleyball begins season with Pullman win

The Cheney High volleyball team began their season on a high note after a close 3-2 Great Northern League win over Pullman, Sept. 8, followed by a seventh-place finish in the Gold Division at the Lakeland Invite, two days later. The game scores for...

 

New staff tries to work out kinks for Medical Lake volleyball

There’s a familiar ring to Medical Lake High School volleyball’s 0-3 start and that’s conquering a learning curve presented by a new coaching staff. “Varsity has had a rough start to the season, but they are showing improvement each and...

 

Norman, Schmidt qualify at Prosser for 2A state meet

By JOHN McCALLUM Editor The Cheney High girls swimming team is off to a good start in 2016 as two swimmers have already qualified for 2A state competition this November. Seniors Makenzie Norman and Alexis Schmidt punched their tickets to Federal Way...

 

Williams earns Big Sky soccer honor

After scoring three goals on the weekend to lead Eastern Washington University’s women’s soccer to a perfect 2-0-0 mark last week, junior forward Chloe Williams has been named the Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league...

 

West Plains Scoreboard

CROSS COUNTRY CHS Highlander results for box 091516 Highlander Invitational Cheney Boys results — Top 25 2 mile wheelchair 1. Isaiah Rigo 09:18.1 2.5 mile Freshmen 4. Bas Holland 14:04.7 16. JT Gasper 15:02.2 17. Andres Margraf 15:09.3 22.Charles...

 

Sports Week

(Note: All schedules subject to change. Consult school or facility websites to confirm.) COLLEGE CROSS COUNTRY Saturday, Sept. 24, EWU at Roy Griak Invitational, Minneapolis, Minn. COLLEGE FOOTBALL Saturday, Sept. 17, EWU hosts Northern Iowa 4:05... Full story

 

Cardinals find out Stags' cross country is pretty good

Medical Lake High School head cross country coach Gene Blankenship knew there was likely a big gap separating his team from fellow Northeast A League rival, Deer Park. Blankenship and his Cardinals found out just how big a distance that is and what...

 

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