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Arlee sweeps Charlo in county showdown Arlee sweeps Charlo in county showdown

ARLEE – The Arlee High School boys and girls basketball teams played host to cross-county and district 14C rival Charlo High School on Thursday night.  Both Arlee teams emerged victorious in the 14C battle, as the Warriors routed the Vikings, 75-33 and the Scarlets outpaced the Lady Vikings, 46-29. On the girls’ side of the court, both teams entered the contest with matching 6-3 records and hopes of a victory to help give them the momentum necessary to remain highest in their district. “Going into the game both teams were at the top of the district standings,” Arlee Scarlets head coach Bill Stockton said. “We knew that it was going to be a tough g...

Runners undeterred by slush and snow Runners undeterred by slush and snow

POLSON – Nearly 100 runners defied the elements left behind by a particularly crotchety Old Man Winter during the fifth annual “Sorry ‘Bout That” half marathon on Saturday afternoon. The roughly 13-mile-long counter clockwise loop started at the Mission Valley Aquatic Center with r...

sports shorts for Jan. 17, 2018

Wrestling Wenzel and Adler take second at Rocky Mountain Classic MISSOULA – The Pirates did not have an individual champion, but used their depth to finish ninth in the team standings with 109 points and Ronan finished sixteenth with 66 points while competing in the 32-team Jug Beck Rocky M...

Ronan girls, Polson boys split rivalry basketball games Ronan girls, Polson boys split rivalry basketball games

PABLO – The Ronan boys and girls basketball teams faced off with cross-county rival Polson for the first of this season’s two meetings on Friday at the Joe McDonald Health and Fitness Center on the Salish Kootenai College campus. The Ronan Maidens won the opener of the double-header with a 56-...


Sportspage bowling results week of Dec. 19 Tuesday Moonlighters High Scratch Game: Steve Samsel269 High Handicap Game: Trent Goslin301 High Scratch Series: Steve Samsel705 High Handicap Series: Grant Goslin803   Wednesday Mixed Men High Scratch Game: Ross Woods  &nb...

Ronan wrestlers place second at home tournament Ronan wrestlers place second at home tournament

RONAN – Over the weekend, 18 wrestling programs from around the state participated in the Ronan Chiefs-hosted 49th annual Dave Edington Western Montana Duals wrestling tournament. “The tournament ran very smooth and was an overall success,” Chiefs wrestling head coach Dylan Kramer said.&...

Sports Shorts for Jan. 10, 2018

Basketball Arlee Warriors Arlee Warriors 84,  Mission Bulldogs 39 Beneath the freshly hung 2016-17 Class C state championship banner, the Arlee Warriors took care of business on their home court Jan. 2 by defeating Class B Mission Bulldogs 84-39. Greg Whitesell poured in 20 poin...

Local family rings in New Year skijoring Local family rings in New Year skijoring

KALISPELL – Like many families who gather together to bring in the New Year in their own very special way, the Alfiero siblings spent the New Year celebrating together with sister Erica on horseback dragging brothers Chris and Jesse strapped to a pair of skis holding a rope for dear life through a snow...

Sportspage bowling results for the week of Dec. 5

Tuesday Moonlighters  High Scratch Game:         Wayne Rogers  279 High Handicap Game:  Wayne Rogers  296 High Scratch Series:          Wayne Rogers  732 High Handicap Series:  Wayne Rogers  783 Wednes...

Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Dec. 17- 23

Merchants High Team Game:             Never a Doubt1271 High Team Series:             Never a Doubt3603  High Game Scratch:             Clay Malatare Sr.274 High Game Handicap:  &n...

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