Blackhawks face challenges in wins over Spokane Valley schools
Last week’s contests on the pitch at East Valley and West Valley finally gave the Cheney High boys soccer team something they needed – a challenge.
The Blackhawks faced a physical second-place Knights team looking to edge closer in the standings Tuesday, matching their physicality for a 3-1 win. Thursday Cheney overcame lethargic play and an upset-minded Eagles team for a 3-0 win, running their winning streak to eight, unbeaten in Great Northern League play at 10-0, 11-2 overall.
Head coach Mark Kiver said junior midfielder Nick Steele provided a big spark for the Blackhawks, coming off...