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On this date in Mid-Columbia sports history

On Jan. 11 in ...

* 1979 -- The Kiona-Benton Bears picked up their first league victory, and the Columbia Basin College Hawks suffered their first league loss to highlight female basketball action on Thursday night.

Anita Wing pumped in 25 points to spark Ki-Be to a 54-37 rout of River View.

Carol Hinrichs scored 19 points and came up with six steals to help YVC squeeze past the Hawks 75-72. Tammy Robinson had 19 points and Karen Beamer 16 for CBC.