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10U Lil’ Lakers finish strong at state 10U Lil’ Lakers finish strong at state

News from Polson Softball KALISPELL – The Polson ASA 10U Lil’ Lakers finished fourth at the state tournament held in Kalispell Friday, July 8-10. The 10U team finished higher than any of the other Polson teams that were entered. The 10U Lil’ Lakers played in their final game against the Missoula Osprey on Sunday, July 10. Polson led the game until the final inning when the Osprey scored five runs to take the 11-9 victory. Through out the weekend, the Lil’ Lakers defeated Billings Big Sky Blitz, Kalispell Emeralds, Bozeman Stealers, and the Ronan Maidens. Their other loss came from the Missoula Avalanche. Polson ended with a 4-2 record on the weekend. N...

Polson soccer finds success Polson soccer finds success

GREAT FALLS — The Polson FC U14 girl’s soccer team traveled to Great Falls June 10-12 for the 2016 State Cup tournament. Playing in the Bronze Cup division, their first game on Friday, June 10 was against Big Sky. Polson defeated their opponent 6-0. Maggie Todd led the team getting three goals fo...

Polson hosts divisional tennis meets

POLSON — The Polson High School Tennis divisional meets will be in Polson, Thursday-Saturday, May 19-21. For more information contact PHS at 406-883-6351.

Pirates competitive at ABC meet

POLSON — The Polson Pirates boys team combined for 66 points to earn a team bronze at the ABC Invitational Track Meet held at home on Saturday.  Jacob Clairmont earned gold in 110-meter hurdles (15.69), 300-meter hurdles (42.17) and cleared 15 feet in pole vault. Clairmont nearly hit a first pl...

Lady Pirates continue winning streak, Pirates split

BITTERROOT VALLEY – The Polson Pirates and Lady Pirates tennis team took on Hamilton and Corvallis Friday, April 29. The Lady Pirates dominated the court, beating Hamilton 7-0 and Corvallis 6-1. Polsons’ Mollie Lemm and Marlee Congdon were key factors, both winning their matches.  The Pir...

Lady Pirates searching for confidence Lady Pirates searching for confidence

POLSON — With a current season record of 9-2, it has been a successful start for the Polson Lady Pirates softball team. Although being a powerhouse in their district, Head Coach Larry Smith is looking to fine tune his team before the end of the season. “I would like to see us be a little more ...

Strong high school athletes earn gold

GREAT FALLS — Six Polson High School athletes had an impressive showing at the Montana State Power Lifting Competition held on Saturday, March 4 in Great Falls.  Don Toth, PHS physical education teacher and assistant football coach, has enjoyed helping students improve their lifting skills. ...

Pirates battle overtime for third-place state trophy Pirates battle overtime for third-place state trophy

MISSOULA — Despite not winning the game that mattered, the Polson Pirates proceeded to win three straight games to give them a third place finish at the State A tournament.  The Pirates lost their first game of the tournament to Billings Central on Thursday, March 4, which eliminated their chan...

Pirates lose title in overtime thriller yet advance to State Pirates lose title in overtime thriller yet advance to State

BUTTE – The Polson Pirates secured their spot in the State A boys’ basketball tournament after beating Hamilton 57-47 in the Friday, Feb. 26, semifinal game. The following night the Pirates had the opportunity to take on season rival, Dillon, in a Western A Divisional championship game.  ...

Fore students Fore students

Working to teach local youth the key fundamentals of golf, PGA golf professional Cameron Milton and the Polson Rotary Club created a program that brings the sport to physical education classes at Polson Middle School. “There are some kids who have never picked up a club,” Milton said. “G...


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