Blackhawks earn trip to state volleyball - 2019 sports top 10 year-in-review
2019 Top 10 – No. 9
Last updated 12/28/2019 at 8:40am
CHENEY — Cheney High School’s volleyball team peaked when it needed to most – at the end of the 2019 season to earn a trip to the state 2A tournament.
The Lady Blackhawks battled to a third-place finish in the always difficult Great Northern League, finishing with a 7-5 record and never stringing more than three consecutive match victories together. But in the District 7 playoffs, with the No. 3 seed, Cheney downed No. 4 Clarkston in straight sets and then upset No. 2 East Valley, also in straight sets.
The win over the Knights assured Cheney of a trip to regional action against a Cen...