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Articles with the Tag: Soccer

Lady Pirates dominate Broncs in season opener Lady Pirates dominate Broncs in season opener

POLSON – The Polson Lady Pirates opened their 2018 soccer season Thursday afternoon at home by taking down Frenchtown 11-2 behind the four-goal performance of Ali Hupka. Hupka got the Lady Pirates on the score board early with a goal in the three-minute mark on an assist from Ashlee Howell.  ...

Pirates win soccer opener Pirates win soccer opener

POLSON – Robin Erickson netted two goals and an assist as the Polson Pirates boys’ soccer team opened the season with a 3-0 shut-out win over visiting Frenchtown Broncs in a Class A nonconference match up Thursday evening. The Pirates took a 1-0 lead just six minutes into the game when Erickso...

Owl rescued from soccer net Owl rescued from soccer net

“I have never seen more amazing eyes!” This was the common consensus after Glacier Lake School staff and students looked into the bright golden orbs of a terrified young great-horned owl last week. Staff member Ben Kestner discovered the owl caught in the soccer goal net as students arrived in...

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The Montana High School Association (MHSA) announced Wednesday in a press release that the MHSA Executive Board has hired Polson High School principal Scott Wilson as its next assistant director. Wilson has served in the Polson School District the last 17 years as a teacher, coach, activities director and...

Mission Valley Christian Academy soccer wraps up successful season Mission Valley Christian Academy soccer wraps up successful season

News from Mission Valley Christian Academy Mission Valley Christian Academy’s soccer team recently concluded a successful season with four wins, four ties, and seven losses. The 29-player team ranged from grades 6-12, with players from Mission Valley Christian Academy, home school and Polson Middl...

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Volleyball POLSON – Kaelyn Smith had six kills and five digs as the Polson Lady Pirates fell to the Whitefish Bulldogs at home, 25-10, 29-27, 25-13 on Tuesday, Sept. 5th. Kyler Lundeen had 23 digs, while Jaycee Frydenlund added six assists and six digs for the Lady Pirates. Smith had eight kills, ...

Two Lady Pirates sign with Montana colleges Two Lady Pirates sign with Montana colleges

  POLSON – Longtime friends and teammates will soon become rivals.  Lady Pirate soccer standouts Tiara Duford and Jenna Evertz have signed letters of intent to play college soccer at Rocky Mountain College in Billings and The University of Providence in Great Falls, respectively. The...

Polson FC U18 celebrates wins and new field Polson  FC U18  celebrates wins and new field

POLSON – Saturday marked a new era for the Polson Youth Soccer Association (PYSA), as the Polson FC U18 boys’ soccer team christened the new field at the Polson Soccer Complex. The U18 boys defeated Libby, 8-1, in their first game on the new field. The team also stopped Whitefish, 3-1, in a la...

Footing the bill . . . Footing the bill . . .

POLSON – Progress on the new youth soccer fields in the Ridgewater development is moving right along. Construction of the four fields, which took a little over a year to finish, was complete last summer, said Sarah Beck Smith, spokeswoman for the Polson Youth Soccer Association. The fields are locat...

Pirates earn soccer accolades

Montana high school soccer coaches released last week the 2016 All- State and All-Conference list. Senior Mike Mercer, who led the Pirates this season in goals, got the nod for first team All-State and All-Conference. Junior Linde Lambson and sophomore Bridger Wenzel were also honored on the elite All-...


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