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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 Pirates were outscored 40-29 to fall 0-17 on the season. On the flip side, the Pirates rallied late in the fourth quarter to topple the Loggers 42-38, winning their third game in a row and improving their overall season record to 11-6.  In the opening game, the Polson girls came out sluggish in the first quarter and a bevy of missed shots and turnovers led to an 11-4 deficit. The ...


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...


Mission Valley USBC Results for the week of Feb. 9-15

Merchants High Team Game:Weimer Welding            1219 High Team Series:Frank’s Meats             3524 High Game Scratch:Sackett Jennison       289 High Game Handicap:Sackett Jennison    &...


Charlo wins both home games, extending victory streak Charlo wins both home games, extending victory streak

CHARLO – The Charlo Lady Viking basketball team won their sixteenth straight victory, and the Vikings picked up their fourth overall win on the season during home games on Friday against 14C conference rivals Two Eagle River Eagles and Lady Eagles.  In the first game of the evening, the Lady Vi...


Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Feb. 2-8

Merchant High Team Game:Pin Pals1198 High Team Series:Access Montana3398 High Game Scratch:Randy Wieder255 High Game Handicap:Randy Wieder282 High Series Scratch:Randy Wieder651 High Series Handicap:A.J. Bigby        736 Tuesday Twisters High Team Game:Bea...


Elks basketball contest resuts announed

8-9 yr. old Girls   First place: Sophia Sheperd - Missoula, made 11 of 25; Hellgate Lodge #383 Second place:  Brooklyn Hewankorn - Polson, made 8 of 25; Mission Valley Lodge #1695   8-9 yr. old Boys  First place: Maxwell Milton - Polson, made 19 of 25; Mission Vall...


Mission Valley wrestling teams qualify for state at local divisional meets Mission Valley wrestling teams qualify for state at local divisional meets

Prep wrestlers across the Mission Valley took to the mats over the weekend in hopes of securing a coveted bracket spot in next weekend’s all-class state wrestling tournament at the First Interstate Arena in Billings. On Friday and Saturday, Ronan High School hosted the Western A Divisional Tournamen...


Sports Shorts for Feb. 12, 2020 Sports Shorts for Feb. 12, 2020

Boys Basketball Arlee Warriors The Arlee Warriors got a huge 32-point effort from Cody Tanner and 19 points from Billy Fisher in a 77-72 home loss on Friday evening against the Mission Bulldogs. On Saturday night, Tanner scored 19 points and Tapit Haynes added 13 for Arlee. Against the Florence Fal...


Ronan girls, Polson boys win rivalry games Ronan girls, Polson boys win rivalry games

PABLO – The Maidens routed the Polson Lady Pirates 68-18 and the Pirates plundered the Ronan Chiefs 63-46 in Northwestern A Conference prep basketball action on Friday night at the Joe McDonald Health and Activity Center. In the early game of the night, the Maidens controlled the contest from start ...


sports shorts for Jan. 22, 2020 sports shorts for Jan. 22, 2020

Boys Basketball Arlee Warriors On Tuesday, Jan. 28, the visiting Anaconda Copperheads slipped past the Arlee Warriors 69-66. Arlee senior Cody Tanner scored a game-high 18 points on the road Friday evening as the Warriors overpowered the Charlo Vikings, 80-43. Billy Fisher scored 13 points and J...


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