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Articles with the Tag: Polson soccer

Pirate, Lady Pirate soccer all-conference, state teams selected

  POLSON – Two boys from Polson’s soccer team have been honored with a Northern Class A All-Conference team spot. Coach Jess Kittle presented the awards to midfielder Alex Helgesen and defender Spencer Raymond, both juniors. This was Alex’s second time to be selected to the Al...

Lady Pirates’ soccer: A season to remember Lady Pirates’ soccer:  A season to remember

POLSON – With a team dominated by freshman, the Lady Pirates demanded to be taken seriously by their opponents throughout the season. The Lady Pirates ended with a season record of 4-3-1 and though they lost the battle in the post season playoffs, five year Coach Michael Hewston couldn’t be more ...

Pirate soccer nets first win, ladies trounce Libby Pirate soccer nets first win, ladies trounce Libby

The Pirates brought home a much anticipated first win of the season in front of a home crowd on Tuesday, running over Columbia Falls with a 1-0 score. Pirate sophomore Sutton Kanta smashed in Polson’s winning score, logging the first goal of his varsity career. Coach Jess Kittle was impressed wit...

Lady Pirates shut out, but find redemption; boys drop two Lady Pirates shut out, but find redemption; boys drop two

WHITEFISH – The Lady Pirates took a dive on the soccer field in the 0-4 game against Whitefish on Tuesday.  While goalkeeper Jenna Evertz knocked down 10 saves, it just wasn’t enough without the much-needed offense. “The girls were off their game,” Coach Michael Hewston sai...

Polson boys struggle on soccer field

MISSOULA — The Polson Pirates’ boys soccer team had a tough time finding their groove, taking a loss against co-op team Loyola/Valley Christian in Missoula.  Polson’s only score came from Loyola knocking one in their own net in the 1-5 game. With his starters dropping like flies ...

Lady Pirates soccer tearing it up

  MISSOULA – Polson’s Lady Pirates continue their wins picking up a W from Loyola. Junior Sarah Howell stepped it up and scored all three of the Lady Pirates goals in the 3-0 game. With key starters absent on Tuesday Coach Michael Hewston saw some impressive play coming from his freshm...

Lady Pirate soccer off to good start

POLSON – Polson’s Lady Pirates soccer team got the victory on Tuesday, Sept. 3 with an 8-0 win against the Bigfork Vals. Head Coach Michael Hewston was pleased with how solid the girls played. “As a coach it was good to see little to no drop in play when we started rotation in other p...

Pirate soccer builds bruises, confidence

POLSON – With a fairly young roster and being plagued with injury and illness, the Pirate boys’ soccer team is taking each game as a learning experience.  Polson’s first three games have ended with a loss but they are coming together and improving with each game. Head coach Jess ...

Local soccer players attend Olympic camp in California Local soccer players attend Olympic camp in California

Soccer players Russell Smith, Emilio Hernandez, Ben River, and Mack Moderie took their soccer skills to the next level as they traveled to Sacramento, Calif., June 6 to train as part of the U.S. Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program.  The program was formed in 1977 to identify a pool of players in...

PHS star to play college soccer PHS star to play college soccer

POLSON — Sporting a red and white St. Mary’s University of Minnesota jersey, Polson soccer standout James Larson signed his letter of intent to play for SMU on April 25. Larson, son of Lauren and Tom Lipko and the late Joe Larson, has been an all-Montana soccer player for the last two years. St. ...

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