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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 totaled by second-place Seeley-Swan. Fourteen teams competed in the event. The Charlo girls also won the 4x100 relay and finished third in the 4x400 relay.  Lady Viking senior Kaitlin Cox placed first in both the triple jump with a mark of 33-feet and four inches and the long jump with a mark of 16-feet five inches. Cox was second in the 100-meter hurdles. Carlee Fryberger won th...


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 ...


Lady Pirates split weekend season home opener Lady Pirates split weekend season home opener

POLSON – In their 2019-season home opener, the Polson Lady Pirates softball team rallied for three scores but came up short as they fell 10-8 on Friday evening in a Class A nonconference battle with the Hamilton Lady Broncs. Polson pitcher Lauren Vergeront pitched well despite taking a loss that all...


Sports Shorts for April 17, 2019

Tennis The Ronan tennis team faced the Bigfork Vikings and the Mission Bulldogs in a double-header court matchup on Thursday. Bigfork defeated the Ronan boys 4-1 and the girls 4-0. In the Mission matchup, Ronan prevailed 6-1 over the boys and 3-1 over the girls.   Track and Field Po...


Local teams compete in Missoula track and field events Local teams compete in Missoula track and field events

MISSOULA – Five Mission Valley area high school track and field teams competed against more than nineteen Western Montana prep teams at the Frenchtown Invitational track meet in Missoula on Saturday.  The Charlo Lady Vikings finished second in the girls’ overall standings with a score of ...


Maidens battle Broncs, weather during home opener weekend Maidens battle Broncs, weather during home opener weekend

RONAN — The Maiden High School softball team ran into some nasty weather and a talented Frenchtown squad this past weekend in their 2019 season home opener.   On Friday afternoon, the Maidens scored three runs in the first inning against the Columbia Falls Wildkats before heavy rains forced a 3...


Sports Shorts for April 10, 2019

Softball The Polson Lady Pirate High School softball team blasted Corvallis 25-8 to open the 2019 season with a road win on Saturday afternoon. Lady Pirate pitcher Lauren Vergeront came away with the win. She pitched three innings, striking out one. Katelyne Druyvestein also pitched two innings, strikin...


Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of March 24-30 and March 31-April 6

March 24-30 Merchants High Team Game: Frank’s Meats            1258 High Team Series:Frank’s Meats            3465 High Game Scratch:Justin McElderry            299 High Game Handi...


Sportspage bowling results for the week of March 19 and March 26

March 19 Tuesday Night Moonlighters High Team Game:West Shore Cabinets991 High Team Series:     West Shore Cabinets2784 High Game Scratch:Steve Davey268 High Game Handicap:Steve Davey292 High Series Scratch:Steve Davey701 High Series Handicap:Tommy Seifert774 Wedne...


Sports Shorts for April 3, 2019

The Ronan Maiden softball team opened their 2019 campaign with a two-game road trip during spring break. On Monday, March 25, the Maidens traveled down to Hamilton where they fell 9-2 to the Lady Broncs. Maiden Macao Jackson struck out nine in six innings, walked five and collected two hits including a doubl...


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