Slow start dooms Cardinal girls in Spirit Game
Medical Lake defenders Darby Evans (3) and Annette Carlson (12) try to defend against Cheney's Kendyl Cone in Saturday's Spirit Game.
The Golden Feather game was more like a greased pig for the Medical Lake girls last Saturday in a 44-35 loss at Cheney in the schools' fourth annual Golden Feather Spirit Game.
A sloppy turnover-plagued first quarter proved to be the difference in the nonleague encounter as Cheney (3-9) outscored Medical Lake 12-0 in the first eight minutes and never trailed, though the Lady Hawks got brief challenges.
While pride was on the line Saturday in the West Plains rivalry, a more important game was played last Tuesday in Chewelah where the Cardinals (3-3 NEA, 5-8 overall) earned an important 57-51...
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