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Articles with the Tag: Polson football

Pirates smash Havre on Senior Night

POLSON – Polson gave the show their hometown fans craved with a big win on Senior Night, falling Havre 52-20 for their last home game of the season. Pirates were fast on their feet with Andrew Weltz carrying 22 times for 155 yards and taking it in for three touchdowns. Weltz also threw 118 yards, go...

Pirates take down Libby

POLSON — Lessons learned in Pirate territory: if you visit us, you will fall. Try as they might, the Loggers couldn’t come up with anything solid against Polson’s domination in the 44-20 win on Friday. Senior Andrew Weltz proved a big help to the Pirates completing six of nine passes for...

Pirates overtaken by Whitefish

WHITEFISH – The Polson Pirates couldn’t get anything going their way in Friday’s 7-26 football game against Whitefish. “We struggled offensively,” Coach Scott Wilson said. “Whitefish converted on several fourth downs which kept long drives going.” Wyatt Jenson ...

Polson Pirates victorious in homecoming game Polson Pirates victorious in homecoming game

The clouds closed and the rain let up just in time for the Pirates to bring down Frenchtown in Friday’s 32-22 win. Head coach Scott Wilson said the Pirates are off to a good start. “We are playing a good defensive game,” Wilson said, but the team is still trying to work things out offens...

Polson football conquers Corvallis

CORVALLIS – The Pirates played a physical game in Corvallis on Friday and came away with the 28-6 victory. Head Coach Scott Wilson was impressed with his defense.  “They played a great game,” he said. “They pursued the ball and were much more physical this week.” S...

Polson kids head back to school

POLSON — Polson schools open Tuesday, Sept. 3, but all the schools will hold events this week to welcome kids and their families back to school.  • Cherry Valley Elementary School will hold an open house on Friday, Aug. 30, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for parents  meet Cherry Valley tea...

Polson's Sampson to play in Badlands Bowl Polson's Sampson to play in Badlands Bowl

RONAN - For only the second time in school history, a Polson High School football player has been selected to play for Montana in the 20th annual Badlands Bowl against North Dakota.  Riley Sampson, a three-sport athlete in Polson, will represent his hometown and home state during the game. “...

Polson football players honored

After a stellar football season, several of the Polson Pirates received post-season recognition. Three Pirates were named to the 2012 Class A all-state offensive team: guard Riley Sampson, tackle Dan LaFranier and fullback Colton Lenz. Defensive end Eric Williamson, inside linebacker Beau Mills and safety Wi...

Pirates end season 9-1 Pirates end season 9-1

POLSON — They put it off as long as they could, but the Polson Pirates finally saw an end to their undefeated season on Saturday when the Dillon Beavers came to town. Polson lost the semifinal playoff game 28-7 in an emotionally-charged battle against the defending state A champions. “I felt o...

Pirates hunt for gold Pirates hunt for gold

POLSON — The Polson Pirate football squad has made it to the playoffs for seven consecutive seasons: a feat worthy of recognition in itself.  Repeating as conference champions for the second year, the team took on all challengers and blasted through the competition with gusto, finishing the sea...

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