February 14, 2013 | Vol. 116 -- No. 43

Caribou Trail is tough on Cards

Medical Lake goes 0-2 against Caribou Trail, sees season come to abrupt end

Being the No. 1 seeds in last weekend’s 1 A Bi-district basketball tournament at West Valley in Spokane should have afforded those teams a little easier path down the playoff road to state.

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Paul Delaney
Medical Lake’s Cory Wagner drives to the basket against Cooper Green (21) in Saturday’s 74-45 Bi-District playoff loss by the Cardinals to Cashmere. It was their second loss of the weekend and eliminated the No. 1 seeds from the tournament.

But not having a good map to negotiate getting down the Caribou Trail left the Medical Lake Cardinals lost. That’s lost as in defeats to Brewster, 44-36 Friday and then 74-45 to Cashmere Saturday afternoon that quickly saw a promising postseason come to an end in the double-elimination event.

The Cardinal boys should not feel alone, however, as girls’ regular season champion Freeman, last year’s...

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