"Hawks" teams rumble over Rogers in initial spirit tilt
Last updated 2/10/2022 at 7:56am
The Cheney Blackhawks took both games from Rogers in the inaugural Railroad Rumble on the hardwood at Eastern Washington University Wednesday, Feb. 2. The event honored historical ties between the two railroad communities and is the newest of the Greater Spokane Leagues spirit games.
The first game saw the Cheney Girls come away with a 43-31 win over the Pirates,
Tough defense by the Blackhawks and cold shooting by the Pirates was the story of the opening half.
Sophomore guard Paige Evans was unstoppable from downtown, drilling five consecutive shots from beyond the 19-foot line scoring 1...