Butte High senior Sammy McGree will headline the roster of the Big Sky Girls basketball team, scheduled to play in the 2014 Southwest Montana High School Basketball Classic on March 18 at Mont…
MISSOULA – Montana senior Jordan Sullivan, who helped the Lady Griz to three wins last week, was named the Big Sky Conference Player of the Week Monday by the league office. It is the second career Pl
From joyous to nervous to joyous again.
Back when I was a little squirt, high school athletes were every bit as impressive as the pros. It was before the Internet, cell phones and sports talk radio. We had three TV stations to choos…
The Laurel Locomotives have lost in four straight State A tournament semifinals after this weekend's shortcoming in Great Falls to Columbia Falls, prep sports reporter AJ Mazzolini writes on his blog.
GREAT FALLS – The State A title game might as well be located midway between Dillon and Columbia Falls. The teams met in the championship Saturday for the fourth time in six years.
It all came down to the final quarter in the consolation final matchup between the Fairview Warriors and the Longhorns. But it was Wibaux’s boys who earned third place in the Class C boys state tourna
Jefferson High’s Scotty Ferguson tossed in 12 points to lead a balanced scoring attack as the Panthers defeated Joliet 59-49 in the consolation game of the Southern B Divisional Basketball Tou…
Tanner Oblender admits the stage seemed a little big to the Huntley Project boys basketball team.
BUTTE — Box Elder blew teams out all year. Leading by one point at halftime of Saturday night's State C championship game might have been a bit unsettling.
BUTTE -- Wibaux broke away in the fourth quarter to secure a 58-45 victory over Fairview and win the third-place trophy at the State C boys basketball tournament Saturday at the Civic Center.
It was an early morning, loser-out contest Saturday at the Butte Civic Center, and Fairview took to the court with nothing but a W on its mind. The Warriors set an early scoring pace en route to a 53-
Give credit to the Warriors who hung on to the explosive Box Elder Bears in the opening half. But with an explosive third period, the undefeated Box Elder squad hammered in a 77-54 win Friday night in
GREAT FALLS — Ty Morgan and Alex Presnell combined for 25 points on Saturday night and Columbia Falls captured its fifth State A boys basketball championship since 2003 by beating Dillon 56-47…
The powerful Capital High girls punched their ticket to the State AA basketball tournament with a 53-26 Western AA playoff win over Missoula Hellgate Friday in the Bears’ Den.
The Glacier Wolfpack sealed their trip to the state tournament in Billings, winning their Class AA play-in boys basketball game 64-52 on their homecourt over crosstown rival Flathead on Friday night.
The Glacier Wolfpack are headed to the Class AA state tournament in Billings after defeating crosstown rival Flathead 66-38 in a play-in girls basketball game at Glacier High School on Friday night.
Russell McCarvel, who served as the head football coach at Flathead High School for the past seven seasons, has stepped down.
When they beat Conrad in the Northern B divisional semifinals Friday night, the Fairfield girls extended their winning streak to 100 games.
The Jefferson boys and Townsend girls both dropped games to Columbus on Friday at the Southern B Divisional tournament in Billings at MetraPark Arena.
This wasn’t a typical crosstown showdown.
BUTTE — Westby-Grenora held previously unbeaten Superior to just 12 points in the second half Friday en route to a 40-34 win over the No. 2-ranked Bobcats in the semifinals of the State C boys…
Semifinals/Loser-out, Friday - Four Seasons Arena, Great Falls
It turned out to be a good week for the Billings Senior girls basketball team after all.
GREAT FALLS -- For every move Laurel made, Columbia Falls had an answer. And the Wildcats kept the Locomotives out of another state championship game.
GREAT FALLS – For the sixth straight season, the Wildcats boys’ basketball team will bring a State A tournament trophy back home to Columbia Falls.
Forsyth girls 45, Red Lodge 38
GREAT FALLS – Andrew Curley put his team in a position to win in the first half. The Polson free-throw shooters handled it from there.
Pharmacy school’s loss is Billings Central’s gain.
GREAT FALLS –The Havre Blue Ponies rode their horse to a loser-out victory over Stevensville on Friday at the State A boys’ basketball tournament.
STEVENSVILLE - The Stevensville Yellowjackets, the defending Class A boys’ basketball state champions, are back at the big dance this year and are looking to bring home another trophy.
FLORENCE - Brad Schaff is relishing every moment he has on the basketball court this winter.
Kendal Manuel is a man of his word.
Superior 52, Broadus 39
The Helena High boys used a balanced scoring attack and good team defense to finish the regular season with a 53-43 win over Missoula Big Sky on Senior Night.
It was a night of firsts for the Capital High boys basketball team, as the Bruins edged Missoula Sentinel in the season finale in the Bears’ Den on Wednesday night, 54-49.
SKC Men 105, Northwest Indian College 104
Flathead got out of its scoring slump, scoring 22 points in the first quarter against Missoula Hellgate to vault itself to a 62-43 Western AA conference girls basketball victory on Tuesday.
After falling behind powerful Missoula Sentinel 20-9 in the first quarter, the host Helena Bengals outscored the defending state champs 21-20 the rest of the way, in a 40-30 Western AA loss in…
There’s only one game left in the regular season for the Capital High girls — and it’s a big one.
Polson found its range in the second half, hitting eight 3-pointers and shooting 73 percent from deep to pull away from Whitefish and into the state tournament with a 59-47 victory in the Northwester
The Columbia Falls Wildkats showed no signs of a slow start after a first-round bye in the Northwestern A Divisional basketball tournamnet, defeating the Polson Lady Pirates 60-18 in the semifinals o
The Columbia Falls Wildcats, paced by senior Alex Presnell’s game-high 14 points, defeated Polson 62-48 in the semifinals of the Northwestern A Divisional basketball tournament at Glacier High School
Western C in Butte Civic Center
One failure was all the motivation Michael Taylor needed to become one of the United States’ premier sporting clays shooters.
Seniors Evan Epperly and Bryan Michaels combined for 35 points and thwarted a Flathead upset bid as the Glacier Wolfpack defeated the Braves 62-47 for a crosstown road win on Friday night.
The Glacier Wolfpack outscored the Flathead Bravettes 19-2 in the second quarter en route to a 60-52 road victory, sweeping the crosstown series on Friday night.
Twin Bridges boys beat Lone Peak 67-56
Anaconda and Dillon’s wrestling teams held strong in recording top 10 Class A state wrestling places on Saturday at the Rimrock Auto Arena at the Metra Park in Billings.
ANACONDA —Jerry “Arnie” Arneson has been practically eating, sleeping and breathing wrestling since he was a child.
WESTERN C at Butte Civic Center
University of Montana Western football head coach BJ Robertson announced the signing of Dillon senior M.J. Simkins as the program’s first recruit of the 2014 recruiting year on Monday.