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Blackhawk girls edge Pullman for District 7 track title

Cheney wins league, district crowns for second straight season


John McCallum

Alexis Van Horne reaches back to take the baton from Alsatta Bakana to begin the anchor leg of the girls 4x200 relay. The Blackhawks' foursome breezed to a win in the event, helping Cheney earn its second straight District 7 championship.

After winning their second consecutive Great Northern League regular-season title, the Cheney High girls track and field team followed that with another repeat - winning their second-straight District 7 championships by edging Pullman 178-176 last Friday in competition at Cheney's Tom Oswald Field.

"That was pretty sweet," girls head coach Tom Stralser said. "Everything worked just fine."

The girls were led by Alsatta Bakana. The senior won district titles in the 200 and 400-meter runs, capturing the former in 26.01 seconds and the latter with a season's best 57.94.

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