New WIAA classifications shake up 1A ranks
Northeast A league loses three of seven schools
Last updated 1/26/2024 at 1:06pm
By PAUL DELANEY
Cheney Free Press
CHENEY — Earthquakes are largely difficult to predict when and where they will occur.
But the tremors produced by revised high school sports classifications announced this week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association were expected, perhaps just not to what extent?
Rumored to happen for several months, the Northeast A League lost three of its seven teams, leaving the decades-old conference with some uncertainty.
Deer Park lost its appeal to stay a 1A school and will move up to the 2A division of the Greater Spokane League starting in the f...