(BRANDON HANSEN/Chewelah Independent)
The boys of south county continue to show they can hoop. Springdale improved to 2-1 on the year with a big performance by Noah Howder, who notched 27 points to help lift the Chargers past Republic 78-70.
The high-scoring game saw Springdale down 39-32 at halftime but the Chargers notched 30 points in the fourth quarter for the victory.
Republic was led by Koty Dellinger’s 24 points. Springdale also go 15 points apiece from Avery Kitt and Doniven Glenn.
Next up on the Chargers’ schedule is a road game at Tekoa-Rosalia at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 14.