HELENA – An explosion of 12 unanswered points in the second quarter keyed the Helena Capital boys' basketball team's 63-44 win over Kalispell Flathead on Tuesday in a Western AA playoff game.
Missoula Sentinel's Shannon Worster says she battles nerves when she steps onto the basketball court.
COLSTRIP -- Brina Hull is the yin to twin brother Zach’s yang.
Butte Central basketball ticket info released
Girls win 55-48 over Dillon; boys take down Hamilton 66-51
MANHATTAN – Kailee Oliverson scored 10 of her game-high 16 points in the second half to lead the Twin Bridges girls’ basketball team to a 38-35 win over Harrison/Willow Creek Monday night at M…
There was one final piece of business to conduct before the Eastern A basketball tournament as we know it fades into history. And in typical fashion, it was an extraordinary battle.
At Hamilton, Marcus Ferriter scored 31 points to lead Butte Central past Hamilton in a Southwestern A challenge game.
WHITEFISH -- Andrew Curley led a fourth-quarter charge that vaulted Polson past Frenchtown 52-42 in a Northwestern A challenge game Monday night and into the State A tournament.
The Capital High boys will host Flathead High Tuesday in a Western AA playoff game, with the winner advancing to the state tournament next week in Butte. Tipoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. in the …
After finishing up the season with a nearly perfect 19-1 record, Richland’s 19U squad heads into the state tournament as the top-seeded team. The Lady Rangers’ only blemish on the season was a 4-3 los
Richland’s junior gold squad finished seventh out of nine in the league, and the Rangers head off to the state tournament, held in Mayport, N.D., Thursday through Sunday, with a sense of confidence.
The Sidney Wrestling Club had another busy weekend on the mats.
UPDATE (3/2/15): Two state tournaments will be held this week — Class A girls in Hamilton and Class C girls in Missoula. Six others will be held the following week. Last week during divisional…
Divisional basketball tournaments were all the talk this past week across Montana. Some stars stood out while carrying their teams to state tourney berths, while others came up a bit short des…
The Missoula Bruins skated to a 3-3 tie with Butte late Saturday night in their final regular-season game.
HAMILTON – The Dillon Beavers did what they do best on Saturday night. Play defense, and take advantage of turnovers.
HAMILTON – It was a tale of two halves for both the Dillon and Hamilton girls’ basketball teams.
FULL COURT PRESS - SATURDAY'S HIGHLIGHTS
HAMILTON - The Butte Central girls used defense, as well as strong second and third quarters to win the Southwestern A consolation game, 36-14, over Stevensville to temporarily keep their seas…
For the first time in seven years, Helena High's boys completed a winning season. But it took a long come-from-behind battle versus Missoula Sentinel in The Jungle in the regular-season finale…
At midseason, Levi Osborne decided to amend the theme of Billings Central’s season.
LAUREL — Saturday night’s Southern C divisional championship win for the Park City Lady Panthers was a long time coming.
A running look at the boys and girls championship games at the Eastern A divisional basketball tournaments at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark in Billings:
Both teams are headed to state tournament play, but Fairview officially won divisional bragging rights Saturday as the Warriors jumped out early over MonDak en route to a 60-50 win in the Eastern C ti
KALISPELL -- Loyola Sacred Heart earned itself a Western B Divisional championship on Saturday night at Flathead High School's gym and clinched the West's top seed to the state tournament.
The final possession didn’t unfold the way it was drawn up — nowhere close, actually. But the result was just what Billings Central wanted.
WHITEFISH -- Columbia Falls collected one trophy on Saturday night that'll allow them the opportunity to claim the one they really want.
HELENA -- Freebies cost Missoula Sentinel on Saturday.
The Falcons claimed the third-place title after topping the Wardens in the consolation final.
Hamilton won its second game of the day to keep hope alive for a State A berth by beating Corvallis in the third-place contest. No other information from the game was available. Hamilton will…
At Helena, the Bruins held a heavy advantage on the boards and it turned into a big Western AA win over the Eagles.
HAMILTON -- Dillon knows it's going to state, but Hamilton and Butte Central still have one more game to find out who will be the No. 2 seed out of the Southwestern A.
The Manhattan Christian boys’ basketball team had an answer for everything Arlee threw at it and the Eagles captured the Western C Divisional Tournament with an 82-76 win over the Warriors, Sa…
A topsy-turvy day in the Eastern AA girls basketball playoff race began Saturday with Billings West senior Raegan Straus, torn ACL and all, grabbing the opening tip and ended with Great Falls …
Carly Sebastian scored nine of her 22 points in the second quarter as Stevensville ran away from Corvallis.
The Spartans secured second place in the Western AA with a win over Helena High in the season finale at Sentinel's gym.
Butte Central allowed only four Yellowjackets to score in a decisive win over Stevensville in the Southwestern A consolation game.
BUTTE -- In a matchup of two District 11/12-C front-runners, Gardiner earned the Western C Divisionals' top spot to the state tournament by beating out Twin Bridges on Saturday.
HAMILTON -- Hamilton topped top-seeded Dillon 55-47 to win the Southwestern A girls title and an automatic bid into the Class A state tournament that begins March 5 at Hamilton.
WHITEFISH -- Columbia Falls took care of business on Saturday, defending its No. 1 seed, and taking the Northwestern A title by topping Frenchtown 53-43 in the championship.
BUTTE -- The good news in Arlee? The Warriors are headed to state. The bad? They're no longer undefeated.
Butte Central kept its state hopes alive with a loser-out game victory over Anaconda early Saturday.
Hamilton's hopes for a state-tournament berth were still alive after its consolation semifinal win over Stevensville.
RONAN -- The Ronan School Board will consider what to do regarding 10 of its high school students who face drug-distribution charges in Lake County at its next regularly scheduled meeting on M…
Libby earned the right to advance to the consolation final by weathering an overtime grinder with Polson in the morning's loser-out game.
The Bulldogs advanced to the consolation final with a close win over Libby.
A strong defensive effort spurred Twin Bridges past Superior in loser-out action.
Deer Lodge's second half sank Ronan in the consolation semifinal.
Chalk up another crosstown clash in favor of the Glacier Wolfpack.
Rushing down the floor with 45 seconds to play, Flathead still had a chance to force overtime in its crosstown basketball matchup at Glacier on Friday.
Sidney’s girls basketball team was held to three points in the second quarter and fell to Miles City, 51-32, in loser-out action at the Eastern A divisional tournament Saturday morning.
Sidney’s boys basketball squad saw its season come to an end in a heartbreaking loss against Glendive, 60-59, at the Eastern A divisional tournament Saturday morning.
The girls’ basketball team from Twin Bridges spent part of its Friday night doing something that hadn’t been done since the start of the basketball season.
Kevin Swanson caught fire with 32 points, and Missoula Loyola knocked the Deer Lodge boys basketball team out of the Western B semifinals, 73-57, in Hamilton on Friday night.
HAMILTON - The Hamilton Broncs used clutch foul shooting and a big game from Taylor Goligoski to fend off a second half rally by the Butte Central girls, and to earn a 66-58 win in the Southwe…
HAMILTON - Depth and defense has been the calling card for the Dillon boys basketball team all season.
MonDak boys got the best of Culbertson Friday as the two District 2-C teams faced off in Eastern C semifinal action. MonDak punched its ticket to the chipper with a 61-48 win over the Cowboys.
The Twin Bridges girls’ basketball team was one win away from claiming the top prize at the Western C Divisional Tournament, Saturday at the Maroon Activities Center.
FULL COURT PRESS - FRIDAY'S HIGHLIGHTS
The Laurel girls basketball team pretty well dominated the Eastern A in the regular season, losing just one game.
A running game-by-game look at the boys and girls Eastern A divisional basketball tournaments at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark in Billings:
Hinsdale maintained a slight lead most of the way during semifinal action of the Eastern C divisional tournament in Wolf Point Friday, but Fairview took over in the final period of play to punch its t
There’s no sugarcoating Laurel’s supremacy over Billings Central in regular-season games. The Locomotives have won 12 consecutively against the Rams dating to the 2008-09 season.
The Savage Warriors had their boys basketball season end by a 53-50 final against Scobey in loser-out action at the Eastern C divisional tournament in Wolf Point Friday afternoon.
The Billings Central Rams connected on six three-point attempts in the first half en route to a 45-31 victory over Sidney’s girls in first-round action at the Eastern A tournament Thursday afternoon.
The Seeley-Swan girls’ basketball team took all of the air out of Thursday afternoon’s highly anticipated showdown against Harrison/Willow Creek.
The Butte High School girls’ basketball team doesn’t seem like it’s going to go down without a fight.
At Hamilton, the Anaconda boys let a 7-point fourth quarter lead slip away, but regained their composure in overtime to pull out a 64-59 win over Hamilton in the opening round of the Southwest…
Trailing by six after three quarters, things didn't look good for the Deer Lodge Wardens.
An old-fashioned three-point play by Rayna Pilgeram with 3:41 left Thursday gave the Capital High girls their first lead of the night. It turned out to be the only lead they would need, edging…
With a freshly pressed championship banner hanging at the front of the room, the 2014 Glacier football team gathered again to toast the best season in school history. This time, with something shiny t
Florence hung around and refused to go away for all four quarters, but Bigfork’s balance was too much for the Falcons to match in the end as the Valkyries claimed a 68-48 victory in opening-round acti
There are plenty of statistics that can summarize Flathead’s Western AA matchup against one-loss Missoula Hellgate on Tuesday night at Flathead Gymnasium.
Helena High's Lane Kokoruda and Kameron Enright both recently signed to play college football.
BELGRADE -- Jefferson’s biggest advantage against Townsend, literally and figuratively, picked up four first-half fouls, allowing Townsend to take control inside and knock off the No. 2 seed P…
Casey Ebelt is getting a Blizzard.
By KYLIE RICHTER