Spring sports season off to a rocky start
Last updated 3/7/2019 at 10:05am
The 2019 Lind-Ritzville/Sprague spring sports season is off to an ominous beginning, to say the least.
Frequent snow and consistently cold weather in the month of February have wreaked havoc on the LRS spring sports schedule, as practices officially got underway last week. But three school cancellations last week due to even more snow have made it almost impossible for the roughly 85 spring sports athletes to step foot on the field, court, track and course.
LRS athletic director Greg Whitmore said that he's never experienced such a rough start to the spring sports season in his 27 years in...