Lady Hawks all but assured of No. 4 seed to district softball
The Cheney High softball team split its pair of games last week, losing 6-4 at East Valley in Great Northern League action Tuesday and rallying for an 8-7 win in non-league play over Idaho’s Lakeland Thursday.
If head coach Gary Blake had his way, he’d swap those results. A win would have pulled the Lady Hawks to within two games of the second-place Knights with three games remaining on the schedule, and would have given Cheney the season series and edge in any tiebreaker.
For six innings Cheney kept East Valley within reach, cutting a 3-0 lead to two on Rachel Barsness’ RBI single sc...