LRS athletics guaranteed to remain in 2B classification for next four years
Last updated 1/30/2020 at 9:22am
The Lind-Ritzville/Sprague athletics program will remain participants in the 2B classification for the next several years, after the WIAA approved new classifications during a meeting on Jan. 26.
According to the WIAA website, Kahlotus tentatively appears to be headed back to play Class 1B sports, instead of playing cooperatively with Lind-Ritzville, Sprague and Washtucna.
The new classifications reflect consideration of the percentage of high school students receiving free or reduced lunches, officials said, noting previously only the overall enrollment was considered.
Under the new guidel...