Bronco girls open district tournament with win
LRS pulls away from Chewelah in third quarter
Last updated 2/15/2022 at 7:17am
SPOKANE VALLEY – A thin, eight-man roster wasn’t too much of a hindrance for No. 6 Lind-Ritzville/Sprague in the first round of the District 7 2B girls basketball tournament Monday, as the Broncos shut down the No. 11 Jenkins (Chewelah) Cougars early and often en route to a convincing 53-22 victory.
The win sent Lind-Ritzville/Sprague into the second round of the tournament and set up a matchup with No. 3 Kettle Falls.
The Broncos jumped on the Cougars’ throats right away, with five players scoring in the first quarter as LRS took a 12-4 lead.
The team then scored nine straight poi...