Colville headed to Regionals

Colville turned up the defensive heat in the second half of last Saturday night’s District 7 2A girl’s loser-out, winner to regional game at CHS and the result was an impressive 53-29 dismantlingof a Clarkston team that has given the Indians fits all winter long.The win was the rubber match of the five-game season-long “series” with the Bantams (13-12), whose season ended.Colville (18-6), second-seeded into the District tournament behind Great Northern League champion East Valley (19-3), avenged a 51-45 loss at home last Wednesday to Clarkston in District play.Colville stayed alive for a regional berth with an impressive 58-42 dismantlingof slumping West Valley (15-8) last Friday night at home.ELLENSBURG NEXTThe Indians will travel to face Central Washington Athletic Conference Districtchampion and third-ranked Ellensburg (20-2). The game will be played Saturday at Big Bend CommunityCollete. Game time is 8pm.The winner will advance—loser out.The Bulldogs, who shared the CWAC regular season championship with West Valley (Yakima), demolished a very good Rams’ team 59-33 to capture the CWAC District title last Friday night in Sunnyside.*To read the complete story, see the 2-26-14 version of the S-E.