Cheney baseball opens playoffs with win
Blackhawks topple Walla Walla before FACING Mt. Spokane
Last updated 5/12/2023 at 8:27am
CHENEY – The Blackhawks boys baseball team continued its late-season surge going on the road May 6 at Walla Walla, beating the Blue Devils, 5-1, in an opening-round playoff game.
Walla Walla was the No. 3 seed out of the Mid-Columbia Conference.
Cheney, the No. 6 seed in the District-8 3A playoffs, won its seventh consecutive game behind a complete game from pitcher Quinn Hubbs, who scattered seven hits and struck out seven as the Blackhawks improved to 12-6 overall.
Hubbs helped his own cause going 2-for-3 with two RBIs.
The Blackhawks got a 3-for-4 performance at the plate from Jamal...