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Softball Softball

Polson BELGRADE – The Lady Pirates placed third at the Belgrade Invitational last weekend after falling in the semi-final, only to come back and beat Havre to pick up the bronze. Kicking off the tourney Friday, the Lady Pirates bounced into the Saturday morning semi-final with ease after downing Shelby then Loyola-Sacred Heart in just six short innings between the two games. Due to tournament time constraints each game was a planned four innings with mercy rule going into effect after three.  Game one played against Shelby was a slam dunk for the Lady Pirates as they scooted around the bases to score 20 to Shelby’s 0. Taylor Brackey, Hannah Fryberger and Kaelen ...

Track and Field Track and Field

Polson KALISPELL – Pirate Jacob Clairmont continues to shine, finding himself in the top ranks of the track and field placings. At Kalispell Tuesday, Clairmont placed first in the 110 hurdles event posting a finish line time of 15.62 then went on to score a second place in the 300 hurdles (41.73)...

Softball Softball

  POLSON – At home on Thursday two grand slams were impressive — but weren’t enough to save the Lady Pirates from defeat as they fell to Hamilton in an offense-heavy seven innings, 21-16. After a troubling first inning of a four-run deficit, the Lady Pirates slowly gained on the ...

Polson student plans wooden bat tournament Polson student plans wooden bat tournament

POLSON — Baseball is a passion for sixth-grader Zach Plant. His favorite major league team is the St. Louis Cardinals. Zach’s teacher Tamara Fisher, the Polson district’s gifted and talented teacher, said he’s a very big baseball fan.  “He loves the sport. Obviously h...

Pirates end season at State Pirates end season at State

BOZEMAN – After a pair of very close games, the Pirates have ended their State run, going two and out and finishing their season at 10-13 overall. In Thursday’s opener, played at Montana State University in Bozeman, the Pirates narrowly missed the opportunity to take down top-seeded Dillon. Bu...

Youth baseball signups set

POLSON — Polson Youth Baseball signups for ages 5-15 are scheduled for Feb. 26 and March 3 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. both nights. Signups will be located in the Polson Middle School cafeteria. Coaching applications will be accepted for all age groups. Team sponsors are very much appreciated. If registering...

Pirates topple last week with ease, prepare to host Divisionals Pirates topple last week with ease, prepare to host Divisionals

As a team laden with freshman, “young” is an understatement for the Pirates as they prepare to host the Northwestern A Divisional Wresting Tournament.  Despite the youth that fills the Pirate wrestling club, experience is abundant as the freshmen bring grappling knowledge to the varsity m...

Polson Lady Pirates kennel Whitefish Bulldogs Polson Lady Pirates kennel Whitefish Bulldogs

WHITEFISH – The Lady Pirates had something to smile about after picking up their first win of the season. While in Whitefish Saturday, the Lady Pirates kenneled the Lady Bulldogs in a Northwestern A bout, picking up the 45-36 win. After leading the first half, the Lady Pirates cushioned their lead i...

Lady Pirates battling school of hard knocks under hoop Lady Pirates battling school of hard knocks under hoop

  POLSON – With only three seniors on the roster and a tough “O-for” on the season, the Lady Pirates have kept chins up and have used each game as a learning tool to gain experience, bringing the young bench closer to victory. While starting out with what Head Coach Jay Krantz ca...

Committee forming to expand skatepark Committee forming to expand skatepark

POLSON – Armed with positive words and a “we can do this” attitude, a young group of skateboarders is coming together with a mission to expand the Polson Skatepark — not for themselves, but for the next generation of kids aiming to learn the sport.  Built in 2006 by Dreamland ...


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