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Softball Polson Lady Pirates The visiting Class AA Glacier Wolf Pack held the Polson Lady Pirates to just two runs on seven hits in a 10-2 win over Polson on Tuesday, April 30. Lady Pirates Katelyne Druyvestein and Lexi Orien each had an RBI in the game. On the road Thursday, the Lady Pirates won a 19-1 four-inning mercy rule game against the Class AA Flathead Bravettes. The bats for the Lady Pirates came alive in the fourth inning when they scored nine of their 19 runs in the game. Kallie Finkbeiner and Josie Caye each hit a home run for Polson. Winning Lady Pirate pitcher Lauren Vergeront struck out seven of the 17 batters she faced. In a two-game home stand on Friday...


Maidens, Lady Pirates battle foes in weekend tourney Maidens, Lady Pirates battle foes in weekend tourney

FRENCHTOWN – The Polson Lady Pirates and Ronan Maidens softball teams were both on the road this weekend during the two-day Frenchtown Invitational softball tournament. The Lady Pirates and Maidens opened the first day of the tournament on Friday with losses. The Lady Pirates fell to Belgrade 5-4, w...


MAC softball keeps winning MAC softball keeps winning

ST. IGNATIUS – The Mission-Arlee-Charlo (MAC) girls softball team swept a doubleheader with the visiting Manhattan Lady Tigers on Tuesday, April 23. MAC took the first game 9-4. The MAC bats came alive in the bottom of the third inning scoring four runs to take the lead. MAC batters scored five more...


Polson tennis cruises to rival victory Polson tennis cruises to rival victory

POLSON – The Polson boys and girls were victorious Tuesday afternoon, April 23, in a Northwest A conference tennis head-to-head matchup against Ronan. The Polson boys came away with a 4-3 victory, while the girls swept Ronan 5-0. Berkley Ellis led the way for the Polson girls with a 6-1, 6-1 win ...


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Softball Polson Lady Pirates On the road, the Polson Lady Pirates blasted the Frenchtown Lady Broncs for 16 hits in an 11-8 victory on Tuesday evening, April 23. Lady Pirate pitchers Lauren Vergeront and Katelyne Druyvestein combined for eight strikeouts, seven walks and five hits. Josie Caye and K...


Archery competition opens April 27 Archery competition opens April 27

News from Larry Rattray Mission Valley Archers’ Club  Each spring, here in Montana, archers shift from inside shooting lanes, school archery programs and our statewide 4-H Shooting Sports to the outdoors. From first-time shooters to the most advanced competitors, archers look forward to 3D ar...


Lady Pirates defeat rival Maidens, 6-2 Lady Pirates defeat rival Maidens, 6-2

POLSON – The Polson Lady Pirates and the Ronan Maidens battled under the lights in a Northwest Class A conference girls softball matchup Tuesday night.  The April 16th game saw the hosting Lady Pirates earn their third win of the season and second in conference play as they prevailed over the M...


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Tennis Ronan Chiefs On Thursday, the Ronan boys tennis team picked up a 5-2 win over Libby, while the girls struggled against the Lady Loggers falling 6-1. Earlier in the week, the teams fell to Corvallis; boys 7-5 and girls 7-1. Mission Bulldog s Maria Bugeda, Pam Frost and doubles partne...


Charlo girls' track team wins memorial competition Charlo girls' track team wins memorial competition

POLSON – The Charlo Lady Vikings girls’ track and field team deployed claimed a dominating victory in the Dave Tripp Memorial at the Polson High School track on Friday. With 11 top-five finishes, including four victories, the Lady Vikings racked up 105.5 points, well ahead of the 93 points tot...


Blixt wins Pheasants Forever Youth Shooting League title Blixt wins Pheasants Forever Youth Shooting League title

POLSON – For the second consecutive year in a row, Kayla Blixt clinched the Pheasants Forever Youth Shooting League Championship title in the girls’ division. Blixt, a Polson High School senior, joined more than 50 youth shooters from around the Flathead and Mission valleys during the one-day ...


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