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Prep football roundup: Ridgeline beats Cheney 13-10 for school’s first win

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 9, 2021

Coeur d'Alene defenders Jaxson Washington (top) and Isaiah Griffin tackle Lake City receiver Zach Johnson in the Vikings' 38-0 win at Lake City on Oct. 8, 2021.   (Cheryl Nichols/For The Spokesman-Review)
Coeur d'Alene defenders Jaxson Washington (top) and Isaiah Griffin tackle Lake City receiver Zach Johnson in the Vikings' 38-0 win at Lake City on Oct. 8, 2021.  (Cheryl Nichols/For The Spokesman-Review)

Roundup of Friday’s high school football action from the Greater Spokane League and across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.


Ridgeline 13, Cheney 10: Tanner Smith passed for 207 yards and two touchdowns and the visiting Falcons (1-5, 1-5) beat the Blackhawks (0-6, 0-5).

Ridgeline, which opened this fall, earned its first football win in school history. Ninth-grader Brayden Allen had 11 catches for 127 yards with two touchdowns, including a go-ahead 60-yard catch in the fourth quarter.

Mt. Spokane 37, Ferris 0: The 3A No. 8-ranked Wildcats (4-1, 4-1) shut out the Saxons (2-3, 2-3) at Ridgeline HS. Details were unavailable.

Richland 14, Mead 12: Elijah Rodriguez scored on runs of 50 and 31 yards and the Bombers (5-1) beat the Panthers (2-3) in a nonleague game at Union Stadium on Friday. Mead scored late on a Colby Danielson touchdown pass but the two-point conversion was denied. 


Clarkston 9, East Valley 7: Landon Taylor caught a 70-yard touchdown pass and kicked the go-ahead field goal and the Bantams (4-2, 4-0) beat the visiting Knights (2-2, 1-2).

Pullman 45, Rogers 8: Riley Pettitt threw for 282 yards and four touchdowns and the Greyhounds (2-5, 2-1) beat the visiting Pirates (0-6, 0-4).

Northeast A

Lakeside 41, Colville 8: Cole Hunsaker threw for 266 yards with four touchdowns and the Eagles (6-0, 3-0) beat the Crimson Hawks (2-4, 1-2) in Nine Mile Falls. Lakeside’s Dawson Tobeck added 106 receiving yards and two touchdowns.

Riverside 42, Deer Park 14: Tyler Lenz ran seven times for 117 yards with three touchdowns and the Rams (6-0, 3-0) beat the visiting Stags (1-5, 0-3).

Freeman 40, Newport 7: Boen Phelps combined for 364 total yards with six touchdowns and the visiting Scotties (4-1, 3-1) beat the Grizzlies (2-4, 1-3).


Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 62, Medical Lake 34: Chase Galbreath completed 13 of 21 passes for 248 yards and four touchdowns and the visiting 2B No. 7-ranked Broncos (5-0) beat the 1A Cardinals (1-3). LRS’s Hunter Dinkins had seven catches for 171 yards and three touchdowns.


Coeur d’Alene 38, Lake City 0: Gunner Giulio scored on two short touchdown runs and the Vikings (5-1, 1-0) shut out the Timberwolves (2-4, 0-1) in an Inland Empire League 5A game. Brayden Bengston went 16 of 22 for 224 yards and three touchdowns for CdA. 

Lewiston 30, Post Falls 29: Kruz Hepburn scored four touchdowns, including an 8-yard run with 69 seconds left, and the Bengals (6-1, 1-0) beat the Trojans (3-4, 0-1) in an Inland Empire League 5A game. Post Falls missed a field goal attempt as time expired. Hepburn had TD runs of 7, 10 and 8 yards and caught a 7-yard score from Jace McKarcher. Post Falls’ Zachary Clark had a 64-yard touchdown catch and returned an interception 99 yard for a score.

Lakeland 59, Moscow 0: John Cornish ran for 141 yards and three touchdowns and the Hawks (5-3, 1-0) blanked the visiting Bears (3-4, 0-1) in an Inland Empire League 4A game in Rathdrum.

Northeast 2B

Davenport 51, Liberty 50: Jarrett Jacobsen intercepted a pass in the end zone as time expired and the visiting Gorillas (5-1) beat the Lancers (3-3) in a NE2B league game. Davenport’s Brenick Soliday rushed for 133 yards and two touchdowns, while Marcus Delafield added 175 rushing yards and one touchdown. Liberty’s Logan Wilson threw for 387 yards and six touchdowns.

Northwest Christian 19, Asotin 14: Ryan Waters caught two touchdowns and ran for another and the visiting Crusaders (4-2, 3-2) beat the Panthers (2-5, 2-5) in a NE2B league game.

Colfax 52, Kettle Falls 0: Colfax (2-4, 1-4) beat Kettle Falls (0-3, 0-3) in the battle of Bulldogs. Details unavailable.

Northeast 1B

Almira/Coulee-Hartline 50, Odessa 20: Dane Isaak combined for 292 total yards and five touchdowns and the Warriors (6-0, 5-0) beat the visiting Tigers (5-1, 3-1) in a NE1B league game.

Wilbur-Creston-Keller 80, Columbia 28: The Wildcats (4-1, 4-1) downed the Lions (1-4, 1-4). Details unavailable.

Northport 32, Inchelium 20: The Mustangs (1-2, 1-2) topped the Hornets (0-4, 0-4). Details unavailable.


Timberlake 61, Priest River 0: Ashton Peightal threw for 105 yards with two touchdowns and the Tigers (5-2, 1-0) shutout the visiting Spartans (1-5, 0-1) in an Intermountain League game.

Kellogg 18, Bonners Ferry 13: The Wildcats (5-1, 1-0) topped the Badgers (3-3, 0-1) in and Intermountain League game. Details unavailable.

Lakeside 62, Kootenai 34: Vander Brown scored six total touchdowns and the visiting Knights (3-4, 1-0) beat the Warriors (0-4, 0-1) in a nonleague game.

Mullan 62, Clark Fork 22: The Tigers (5-1, 3-0) beat the Wampus Cats (4-2, 0-2) in a 1AD2 North Star League game. Details unavailable.

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