The Ritzville Adams County Journal - Eastern Adams County's Only Independent Voice Since 1887

By Steve Salins

Kinch leads the way for Broncos at District Meet


Last updated 5/23/2019 at 9:46am

Journal photo by Steve Salins

Freshman Sydney Kinch competes in the pole vault at the Northeast 2B District Meet in Spokane Valley on May 18 as LRS assistant coach John Kragt (hat) looks on. Kinch qualified for the 2B State Championships at Roos Field on the EWU campus this weekend in both the pole vault and long jump.

Last Friday afternoon marked the start of the final path at the District Meet for track and field athletes seeking a place at the 2B State Championships.

The pathway to State is shaped like an hourglass, and the District Meet is the pinched narrow point of the path. The Sub-District meet held in Ritzville ten days prior moved at least eight competitors in each event further along. The District Meet passed only four competitors in each event to the championships at Eastern Washington University, and the competition was more fierce.

Unfortunately, dark afternoon clouds gave no respite and mul...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020

Rendered 05/03/2021 15:54