CROSS COUNTRY: Pomrankey, Edwards tops again for Kettle Falls

CROSS COUNTRY: Pomrankey, Edwards tops again for Kettle Falls

(BRANDON HANSEN/Chewelah Independent)

Easton Pomrankey won his second straight league meet, finishing first in Chewelah on Saturday. (Brandon Hansen photo)

Lady Bulldogs win team scoring at league meet in Chewelah…

Just what are they feeding their kids up in Kettle Falls? For the second-straight league meet in a row the Bulldogs have swept both the boys and girls first place finishes. In Chewelah on Saturday, Sophomore Mya Edwards placed first (20:21) to win the girls race, while Easton Pomrankey placed first with a time of 16:51 on the boys side.

The Lady Bulldogs had a very strong showing as Edwards was followed by teammates Emily Montgomery, a junior, in second (20:48) and senior Zarahemla Johnson in third (21:24). The Kettle Falls girls won the overall team title, beating out Colfax.

Springdale’s Tamieka Valentine was 8th (21:51) while Wellpinit’s Ashawna Anderson was 17th with a time of 23:17.

Chewelah’s top finisher was Kiana Johnson at 21st with a time of 23:47.

In the boys race, St. George’s won the boys overall team title. Wellpinit’s William Dick IV was 12th with a time of 18:16, while Kettle Falls’ Asher Kenney was 15th with a time of 18:32. Chewelah’s top finisher was Zeke Crockett in 18th (18:48).

Click here for the full team results.