Cardinals carefully focused as NEA reaches halfway point
Newport players converge to defend Medical Lake's Cory Wagner last Friday night. Wagner, however, led the Cardinals in scoring with 18 points in the 61-55 victory.
The focus is straight ahead, but not too far into the future, for the Medical Lake boy's basketball team.
Following a 1-2 week in Northeast A League play with losses at Freeman 61-51 last Tuesday and Friday at Lakeside 88-49, wrapped around a win at home 61-55 versus Newport, the Cardinals closed out the first half of the NEA season at Chewelah (1-3 NEA, 4-8 overall) this past Tuesday.
And that's as far as ML head coach Arnold Brown wants his players looking ahead. "That's a big game for us if we want to stay on track," Brown said. "If we can just get through this first half, 3-3 that's not...
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