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Sports shorts for Jan. 13, 2021 Sports shorts for Jan. 13, 2021

Boys Basketball Polson Pirates Jarrett Wilson scored a game-high nine points and Colton Graham chipped in six points as the Polson Pirates out played the visiting Hamilton Broncs 30-29 on Thursday evening. On the road Saturday afternoon, the Pirates outscored the Columbia Fall Wildcats 81-49 in a  Northwestern A conference matchup.  Mission Bulldogs Scoring a season-high 37 points on Tuesday, Jan. 5, Zoran LaFrombois led the Mission Bulldogs to a 71-57 victory over the hosting Eureka Lions. On Friday evening, the visiting Thompson Falls Blue Hawks outlasted the Bulldogs 59-57. LaFrombois scored a game-high 26 points for the Bulldogs. Cedrick McDonald nette...


Ronan, Mission split season openers Ronan, Mission split season openers

RONAN — Almost 10 months after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered the all class basketball state tournament in the opening rounds, the Ronan and Mission High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams returned to the hardwood courts in a rivalry match up. The Class A Ronan Chiefs opened th...


Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Nov. 22-28

Results for  Dec. 13-19 Merchant   High Team Game:       Frank’s Meats       1294 High Team Series:       Frank’s Meats       3830 High Game Scratch:    Richard Jackson287 High Game Han...


Polson, Ronan athletes sign up for next level Polson, Ronan athletes sign up for next level

RONAN — Four Mission Valley high school athletes ceremoniously inked their national letters of intent to play at regional colleges. Ronan High School seniors Brant Heiner and Madeline McCrea celebrated their signings in front of family, coaches, friends and fellow teammates late Wednesday afternoon ...


Mission Valley volleyballers capture postseason honors Mission Valley volleyballers capture postseason honors

LAKE COUNTY — As another volleyball season came to a close, the Mission Valley saw a spectacular run with three of the five area teams advancing into state postseason tournaments. During state competition, 15 prep-athletes received all-conference selections and four athletes received all-state team ...


Lucky Strike bowling results Nov. 1-7

Merchant High Team Game:          Big Boyz Haulin’1273 High Team Series:    Access Montana3503 High Game Scratch:       Justin McElderry288 High Game Handicap:     Dan Wadsworth321 High Series Scratch:       Jus...


Charlo, Polson and Ronan girls earn state volleyball trips Charlo, Polson and Ronan girls earn state volleyball trips

LAKE COUNTY — Three Mission Valley area high school volleyball squads were a long way from home, more than 600 miles for some, this past weekend as they wrapped up their seasons. The Polson Lady Pirates and Ronan Maidens competed in the State Class A volleyball tournament, hosted in Sidney. The Char...


MHSA releases winter prep sports updates MHSA releases winter prep sports updates

MONTANA — During a virtual executive board meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 4, the Montana High School Association released updated regulations, guidelines and formats for the upcoming winter sports season. Last month, the MHSA announced that the winter sports season would be delayed until Dec. 7 for scho...


Lady Pirates, Maidens head to state competition Lady Pirates, Maidens head to state competition

POLSON — The Polson Lady Pirates and Ronan Maidens clinched bracket spots in the upcoming girls Class A state volleyball tournament, which is scheduled to be held at the Sidney High School in Sidney starting on Thursday. The Lady Pirates secured tournament play by battling the Hamilton Lady Broncs l...


Lady Vikings take third at divisional tournament Lady Vikings take third at divisional tournament

CHARLO — The Charlo High School Lady Viking varsity volleyball team finished in third place during the Western C Divisional Tournament on Saturday. On Tuesday, Nov. 3, the Lady Vikings opened tournament action with a 25-21, 25-19, 25-9 three-set sweep against the visiting Shields Valley Lady Rebels....


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