Cheney girls earn first win
Last updated 12/22/2022 at 9:28am
The Cheney girls' basketball team won two of three non-league games last week, including the first of the season.
On Dec. 13 the Blackhawks beat Lewis and Clark 46-42, Cheney's initial victory for 2022-23, then went on the road for two games where they lost to Ridgeline 47-32, Dec. 16 before topping Shadle 46-33 Dec. 17.
Coming out of the halftime break and outscoring LC 13-5 allowed Cheney to withstand the visitor's fourth-quarter 17-12 rally. Shauna Elliott led all scorers with 18 points and Hannah Ward added 12.
Cheney was never able to make up the 15-0 deficit they faced after the first...