Medical Lake is after first NEA boys’ title since 1987
Medical Lake’s top-ranked 1A boys’ cross country team kept within striking range of earning their first Northeast A League championship in over a quarter century scoring an easy 16-43 win at home last Tuesday over Chewelah.
Medical Lake’s girls won an equally impressive 15-47 win on their home 5,000 meter course.
This past Tuesday the teams – the boys a perfect 4-0 and the girls 2-2 – traveled to Bear Lake County Park for their final NEA meet with league-leading Riverside, 5-0 in boys’ and Kettle Falls (1-6).
“We have the big one Tuesday,” Blankenship said of the race agains...