Medical Lake girls split opening week NEA games
The Medical Lake girl’s basketball team got its week, and the Northeast A League season off to a good start last week, battling through some early challenges and defensive pressure to score a 44-31 win over Riverside.
But dealing with that same pressure Friday night was not as successful in a 58-42 loss to Kettle Falls. Between those two contests the Cardinal girls fell in a nonleague game versus Colville, 48-25. All three contests were at home for the Cardinals.
“This was a battle,” Cardinals’ head coach Carey Schwarzer said. “Riverside has good defensive pressure, and for the fi...