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Lady Pirates kick Hamilton out, host Billings next

POLSON —The Lady Pirates soccer team beat Hamilton 4-2 on Saturday, Oct. 15 to advance in postseason competition. If they beat Billings Central this coming Saturday, they will play the winner of Saturday’s Belgrade vs. Laurel game in the state championship for Class A. The playoff game against Billings Central will take place at the Polson Sports Complex at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 22. The boys team ended their season (6-5) Saturday with a 3-0 loss to undefeated Corvallis (13-0).

Polson student earns spot on national team Polson student earns spot on national team

Logan Erickson, 16, Polson, has been selected with about 40 others from a pool of 20,000 contenders across the U.S. to play with an Under Armour Baseball Factory team. Because he’s been involved in camps with different colleges, he received an invitation to try out Oct. 9 in Spokane. “It wa...

Lady Pirates reset with win, focus on future Lady Pirates reset with win, focus on future

The Lady Pirates volleyball squad hasn’t notched as many wins as they’d hoped for so far, but the team is healthy and Coach Patricia Luetzen is seeing marked improvements in tough situations. Polson took a split as they hosted a double-header against two Southwestern A teams on Saturday. In...

Polson golfers advance to state Polson golfers advance to state

HAMLITON — The Polson boys golf team placed second at the Western A divisional tournament on Saturday, earning the right to advance to state tournament on Thursday and Friday. With a team score of 326, the Pirates missed the win by just 7 points behind Hamilton at 319, but towered over third-place B...

Polson Pirates face setback on road Polson Pirates face setback on road

POLSON — The Pirates lost a non-conference game to Beaverhead County/Lima Saturday night, 6-38. Despite the loss, standings show the Pirates lead the Northwest A conference with an average of 212.33 yards rushing per game, more than twice the yardage of number-two Columbia Falls (104.5). Individuall...

Soccer Soccer

  Polson girls level Loggers, Wildkats POLSON —  It wasn’t a pretty for Libby, but the Lady Pirate Soccer team showed their strength as they clobbered the Lady Loggers 11-1 on Thursday, Sept. 15. Polson tallied 21 shots on goal to Libby’s four with six Pirates scoring...


Polson POLSON ­– The Polson Lady Pirates prevailed over Frenchtown but fell to Columbia Falls during two home-hosted games over the past 2 weeks. The Lady Pirates beat the Lady Broncs in three sets on Sept. 8: 25-14, 26-24, 25-21. Haley Fyant led with 7 aces, 9 kills and 8 blocks. Hannah Fryberg...

Lady Pirates soccer team earns victory on road

LAUREL — After a tough 0-3 loss against Billings Central on Friday, the Lady Pirates rebounded Saturday to outshoot Laurel 4-1. “From the whistle the girls played great soccer,” Coach Michael Hewston said. Polson took 18 shots on goal to Laurel’s seven, and tallied their first p...

Football Football

POLSON — Polson Pirates put on a show for hometown fans Friday night, scoring four touchdowns before visiting Hamilton Broncs scored their first TD on a kick return with less than 3 minutes left in the game. In the first quarter Pirate quarterback Tanner Wilson connected with Hayden Smith for the op...

Pirates, Lady Pirates soccer teams kick off fall season

POLSON — The Polson Pirates are returning nine starters from last season’s conference championship team. With a strong, experienced squad, Head Coach Adam Fansher is hoping to build off of last years’ success. “They have been working hard all summer,” Fansher said. “The...

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