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Buck signs with Montana Tech Cross Country Buck signs with Montana Tech Cross Country

ST. IGNATIUS – Lady Bulldog senior Karolyna Buck signed her national letter of intent to continue both her cross-country and track careers at Montana Tech in Butte on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at the St. Ignatius High School. Buck has garnered numerous all-conference accolades on both the volleyball and basketball courts and top-five finishes on the track and cross-country courses. Buck capped off her senior cross-country season with a Western B Girls Cross Country Divisional Championship title. During last spring’s track and field season, Buck established new school benchmarks in the 4x100, 800 meter and 1600 meter events. Buck said campus atmosphere and staying close to home w...


Charlo takes 4th place in tournament Charlo takes 4th place in tournament

The Charlo Lady Vikings battled their way to a fourth-place finish during the Western C Divisional tournament last weekend in Frenchtown. Charlo opened the tournament on Thursday evening with a close 31-29 win over the Manhattan Christian Lady Eagles. The 14C district champs fell behind early to the Lady ...


Pirates headed to state basketball tourney Pirates headed to state basketball tourney

RONAN – During the three-day Western A Divisional basketball tournament held at the Ronan Event Center this past weekend, the Polson Pirates earned a fourth-place finish and a state basketball tournament bracket spot while the Ronan Chiefs and Maidens closed out their respective seasons. Up against ...


Dinner, auction to benefit St. Ignatius Special Olympics program Dinner, auction to benefit St. Ignatius Special Olympics program

By Rob Zolman                       Valley Journal ST. IGNATIUS – To help fund Mission’s Special Olympics team, the Post Creek Steak and Tap House is sponsoring a $10-a-plate spaghetti dinner on Saturday, March 14, from 5 to 8 p.m. On t...


Lady Vikings thump Hot Springs for 14C district title three-peat Lady Vikings thump Hot Springs for 14C district title three-peat

RONAN – For the third straight season, the Charlo Lady Vikings conclude 14C District Tournament action by hoisting the district championship trophy high in the air on Saturday night. The undefeated Lady Vikings extinguished the Lady Savage Heat 48-32 to claim the conference crown. “Three-peat,...


Sports Shorts for Feb. 26, 2020 Sports Shorts for Feb. 26, 2020

Basketball Mission Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs Playing in the District 7-B tournament in Libby this past weekend, both the Mission Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs advanced into the Western B Divisional Tournament starting on Thursday in Hamilton. With a late fourth-quarter rally, the Bulldogs nearly...


Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Feb. 16-22

Merchant High Team Game:Weimer Welding1237 High Team Series:Weimer Welding3531 High Game Scratch:Will Rogers267 High Game Handicap:Tui Fetui        289 High Series Scratch:Will Rogers698 High Series Handicap:Dana Matt        811 Tuesda...


Allik wins wrestling state title Allik wins wrestling state title

BILLINGS – The two-day Montana State All-Class Wrestling Championships concluded on Saturday at the MetraPark’s First Interstate Arena in Billings with Mission/Charlo Bulldog Isaiah Allik standing atop the podium as Class B/C state champion. Allik capped a 42-0 season with a 5-4 decision win o...


Pirates pull off late rally for win Pirates pull off late rally for win

PABLO – The Polson Pirates were on a two-game winning streak when they began Saturday’s home game at the Salish Kootenai College on Saturday. The Lady Pirates were searching for their first win on the season against the visiting Libby Loggers in Northwest A league basketball action. The Lady P...


Sports Shorts for Feb. 19, 2020

Boys Basketball Charlo Vikings On Saturday evening, the Charlo Vikings wrapped up their regular season on the road in Hot Springs. The Vikings fell 69-54 to the Savage Heat. Mission Bulldogs The Mission Bulldogs fell 72-55 to the visiting Thompson Falls Blue Hawks on Thursday. Senior Jedi C...


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