Lady Blackhawks open with win at Shadle
Cheney loss at Freeman gives team split in first week of action
Last updated 12/12/2019 at 11:42am
CHENEY – The Lady Blackhawks basketball squad is off to a 1-1 start, thanks to a split of non-league action last week.
Cheney opened with a come-from-behind 58-47 win at Greater Spokane League 3A opponent Shadle Park on Dec. 4, but followed that with a 51-40 loss at Northeast A League power Freeman on Dec. 6.
For first-year head coach Roxie Smith, it was the game Friday with the Scotties that was the better contest.
“We played better,” she said. “We had better intensity.”
The Lady Blackhawks led 21-19 at the half at Freeman — which has advanced to the state regional round of 16...