Wood Bat helps prime Cheney for playoffs
July 12, 2012
Summer Hawks go 3-2 in pod action, open final week of regular season with convincing win over West Kootenay
By JOHN McCALLUM
Cheney Summer Hawks' manager Kadeem Smalls knew his team would be rusty returning to competition after an unscheduled two-week layoff.
He was right, but fortunately Cheney's American Legion AA squad was in the right venue to shake that rust and get into form to begin a run to the post season. The Summer Hawks went 3-2 in the Cheney pod of the annual Spokane American Legion Wood Bat Classic, culminated by an 11-7 win over the Central Washington League's fourth-p...