Valley Journal
Valley Journal

Articles Written By: Rob Zolman

Olson wins Seeley-Swan Invitational Olson wins Seeley-Swan Invitational

SEELEY-SWAN – Brooklyn Olson fired a 94 on Tuesday capturing first place during the Seeley-Swan Invitational at the Double Arrow Lodge. Olson won by four strokes over Elsie Brown from Thompson Falls. Gabby Wirz (eighth, 113) and Kim Van Der Laan (twelve, 123) also finished in the top fifteen to help...

Big Sky Invitational    Big Sky Invitational

FRENCHTOWN –  Arlee’s Natalie Yocum placed first in the girls 800 and 1600 with times of 2:29.77 and 5:34.03 and teammate Bryndal Goyins won the Javelin on Friday afternoon during the Big Sky Invitational at Frenchtown. Charlo’s Allie Delaney finished first in the 300 hurdles with a ti...

Local softball teams fare well at Frenchtown tournament Local softball teams fare well at Frenchtown tournament

FRENCHTOWN – Hamilton suffered their first loss of the season by the bat of Lady Pirate Hannah Fryberger. Fryberger’s two-out solo home run in the top of the seventh inning led Polson to the 4-3 win over Hamilton during the Frenchtown Invitational softball tournament on Friday. More than twel...

Polson FC U18 celebrates wins and new field Polson  FC U18  celebrates wins and new field

POLSON – Saturday marked a new era for the Polson Youth Soccer Association (PYSA), as the Polson FC U18 boys’ soccer team christened the new field at the Polson Soccer Complex. The U18 boys defeated Libby, 8-1, in their first game on the new field. The team also stopped Whitefish, 3-1, in a la...

Tennis

Polson STEVENSVILLE – Colin Kenney topped David Haacke, 6-2, 6-2 in the top singles match as Polson knocked off hosting Stevensville 7-0 in boys Class A tennis action on Saturday. Jaron Morgan and Matt Sitter claimed the victory in the No. 1 doubles match for the Pirates. Cassie Carlyle rolled th...

Softball Softball

POLSON – Visiting Hamilton Broncs narrowly slipped by the Lady Pirates 8-7 on Saturday. Breyland McColl went 3-for-4 with three RBIs and a home run. Ashely Benson, Kaylanna Desjarlais and Haley Fyant all went 2-for-4 for the Lady Pirates. On April 18, the Lady Pirates dropped a home game to Frenc...

track & field track & field

FRENCHTOWN – Ronan’s Jackson Duffy won the 1,600 and 3,200 on Saturday at the Seely-Swan Invitational at Frenchtown. His efforts helped the Chiefs to a second-place team finish with 52 points. The Charlo Vikings team scored 51 points, good for a fourth-place finish. The Vikings placed first in...

Ronan softball Ronan softball

RONAN – Maidens’ Katlyn Santos went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBIs as Ronan was defeated by visiting Florence 16-4 on Saturday. Thursday, Ronan was swept in a doubleheader match up with visiting Loyola 16-4 and 18-6. For the Maidens, Madison Clairmont slugged a home run and had two...

Ronan golfers finish first in home-hosted invitational Ronan golfers finish first in home-hosted invitational

RONAN – Both the Chiefs and Maidens finished first at the Mission Mountain Golf Club during the Ronan Invitational April 11, beating out 12 other schools with a team score of 331 and 475.  Chiefs’ Vinny Bird Webster and James Farmer tied for third with scores of 78 and Brooklyn Olson shot...

Spring downpour halts tennis matches Spring downpour halts tennis matches

ST. IGNATIUS – Rain kept the MAC (Mission-Arlee-Charlo) and Ronan tennis teams from completing their cross-county match, on Thursday. The boys got more action in than the girls, and it was MAC’s top singles player, Warren Castor defeating Bailey Moss, 6-0, 6-4 and Ronan’s No. 2 Colema...


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