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Polson wrestlers head to Divisionals

WHITEFISH — Polson will enter 15 wrestlers in the Divisional Tournament at Whitefish High School Gym on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 5-6. The new format will combine the Southwest Class A schools with the Northwest Class A schools for a nine-team tournament. The top eight placers in each weight group will advance to the State Wrestling Tournament in Billings the following week. Competition will start with one round on Friday evening at 4 p.m. Wrestling will resume on Saturday morning at 9 a.m. The championship finals are slated for around 3 p.m. on Saturday. Polson’s R.J. Pierre remains ranked number one in the state power poll in the 103-pound weight class. He will be the...

Pirates are band of brothers Pirates are band of brothers

POLSON — Polson Pirate Seniors Payton Lefthand and Julian Jones both agree that this year’s squad is more than “just a basketball team.” “I wouldn’t trade this team for the world,” Lefthand said. “We are a band of brothers.” “Everyone is hustl...

Polson wrestlers stay on top with back-to-back team wins Polson wrestlers stay on top with back-to-back team wins

DILLON — The Polson Pirates continued their domination as they finished in first place at last weekend’s Ronan Duals, where 17 teams competed throughout the two-day tournament. The Pirates were also the only undefeated team at the earlier Dillon Duals wrestling tournament Saturday, Jan. 2. ...


Wrestlers from 16 schools converged on Polson Middle School gymnasium Saturday for the annual Owen Polson Wrestling Invitational. Local wrestlers competed from Polson, Ronan and Mission/Charlo teams. While Missoula’s Sentinel High dominated the contest with first-place wrestlers in six weights and 1...

Headed to Nationals Headed to Nationals

Polson High graduate Claudia Hewston, now running for the University of Great Falls, recently finished in the top 15 of the Frontier Conference meet, qualifying her as an individual for the NAIA National Cross Country Championships to be held Saturday, Nov. 21 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Football Football

Polson POLSON — The Pirates put points on the board first in Friday’s home football contest, but the Havre Blue Ponies responded with a touchdown for each of Polson’s first three scores. Havre followed with two more touchdowns before the half, then continued to score a touchdown in the...


POLSON — Butte Central had nothing on the Pirates as the visiting Maroons couldn’t match the passing and rushing offense in Polson’s 28-14 victory. Quarterback Tanner Wilson rushed 19 times for 175 yards, completing 10 of 21 passes for 227 yards with one touchdown and one interception.&n...

Pirate football season promising Pirate football season promising

POLSON – The Pirates have been trooping through early season bumps but a conference victory under the Friday night lights last week leaves the Pirates looking to climb the ranks on the Northwest A’s conference ladder.  After taking a hit against number one ranked Dillon the Friday before,...


  Polson It’s going to be a long trip to Sidney for the State Class A Golf Tournament on Oct. 2 and 3, and all of Coach Bill Owen’s Polson High School golfers will make the trip. Polson’s golfers played well at the Western District A Golf Tournament at Fairmont Hot Springs las...

Polson girls sweep weekend soccer matches; boys split Polson girls sweep weekend soccer matches; boys split

POLSON — The Pirates and Lady Pirates got off to a good start this weekend against the visiting Belgrade Panthers on Friday and Livingston on Saturday. The Lady Pirates played well together for the 1-0 win over the well-coached Belgrade Panthers, according to Polson coach Michael Hewston. “...


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