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Vikings win big over Arlee, Mission rivals Vikings win big over Arlee, Mission rivals

CHARLO – Short weeks in the collegiate and NFL football season are not uncommon. High school teams often get them too. For the Charlo Vikings, the number of days between games against cross-county and conference rivals Arlee Warriors and Mission Bulldogs was only three days, compared to the established routine of one Friday to the next. When wildfire smoke pushed air quality to “unhealthy” levels on Sept. 8, it put a big dent in the routine and prompted the Vikings to reschedule the much-anticipated homecoming showdown between the Arlee Warriors from Friday night to Monday afternoon, Sept. 10.  On Monday, the Vikings started the game by putting together an ei...


Polson Pirates, Lady Pirates finish first at Mission Shadow Duels Polson Pirates, Lady Pirates finish first at Mission Shadow Duels

POLSON — The Polson Pirates took home both girls and boys varsity team victories on Saturday at the Mission Shadow Duels co-hosted by the Polson and Ronan High Schools. More than 600 runners from 16 high school and 17 middle school teams competed at the cross-country event held at the Silver Fox Golf c...


Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Sept. 11-16

Merchants High Team Scratch: The Sandbaggers 1166 High Team Handicap:Lucky Strike Lanes 3371 High Game Scratch: Will Rogers 247 High Game Handicap: Jim Corbett264 High Series Scratch: Will Rogers 669 High Series Handicap: Will Rogers 672 Tuesday Twisters High Team Game: Spare Par...


Sports Shorts for Aug. 20, 2017 Sports Shorts for Aug. 20, 2017

Football ARLEE –  Senior Rylan Crawford rushed for four touchdowns as the Arlee Warriors won at home with a 50-12 takeover of Troy on Saturday afternoon, Sept. 16. Crawford’s four touchdowns came on runs of 20, 17, 9 and 5 yards, while Will Mesteth added a score on a six-yard run. Warri...


Sport Shorts

Volleyball POLSON – Kaelyn Smith had six kills and five digs as the Polson Lady Pirates fell to the Whitefish Bulldogs at home, 25-10, 29-27, 25-13 on Tuesday, Sept. 5th. Kyler Lundeen had 23 digs, while Jaycee Frydenlund added six assists and six digs for the Lady Pirates. Smith had eight kills, ...


Tough homecoming for Charlo volleyball Tough homecoming for Charlo volleyball

CHARLO – After starting the 2017 season 2-0, the Charlo Lady Vikings volleyball team suffered its first loss of the young season on Saturday evening. The visiting Plains Lady Trotters defeated the Lady Vikings in Class 14C action 3-1 (25-21, 15-25, 25-11, 25-14). The Lady Trotters took a quick 5-...


Pirates fall to Beavers in opening game Pirates fall to Beavers in opening game

POLSON – One look at the scoreboard Friday night was enough to tell the Polson Pirate faithful that the Pirates aren’t the same team they were a year ago. Polson lost 21-7 to the Dillon Beavers in its season home opener at Pirate Sports Complex, which marked the debut of the coach Pat Danley. ...


Ronan volleyball notches four-set win over Polson Ronan volleyball notches four-set win over Polson

RONAN – The Ronan Maidens volleyball team scored a season home opening 23-25, 27-25, 25-20 ,27-25 win over cross-county and Class A rival Polson Lady Pirates on Saturday afternoon. In the first set, The Lady Pirates came out firing and quickly put themselves up 8-13. Although the Maidens were able t...


Fall baseball signups held

POLSON — On Sunday, Sept. 10, at noon, the MV Mariners will have Fall Ball signups and the first practice. This all takes place at the MV Mariners’ field in Polson.


Sport shorts Sport shorts

Soccer FRENCHTOWN – The Polson Pirates and Lady Pirates both started the season with wins on the road at Frenchtown on Thursday. The Pirates won 4-2 and the Lady Pirates won 4-1. On Saturday, the Pirates and Lady Pirates hosted Loyola. The Pirates handily defeated Loyola 11-0. Alexis Guerrer...


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