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Articles with the Tag: Mission cross country

Cross Country Cross Country

Ronan   Ronan High School’s cross-country teams traveled to Thompson Falls Thursday, Oct. 1 for the Thompson Falls Invitation meet and then to Hamilton on Saturday, Oct. 3 for the Hamilton Invite.   On Thursday, the Ronan boys placed fourth behind Timberlake High School from Idaho, F...

Cross Country Cross Country

 Polson The Pirates invited teams to compete in a cross country race at the Polson Fairgrounds on Saturday. The girls took off first with the boys following minutes behind allowing the teams to run the course together. The athletes jumped over hay bales, climbed a set of logs and dug their feet in ov...

Hitting their stride Hitting their stride

RONAN – The smoke cleared out and the rain clouds blew in creating one of the coldest Canal invitational cross-country meets ever on Friday afternoon. “It’s usually hot at this time and the kids are sweating,” said Noelle Decker, Ronan coach. “This is the first Canal Bank Run...

Hatchery run challenges valley runners Hatchery run challenges valley runners

ARLEE – It was a beautiful day in Arlee on Monday, as the Warriors and Scarlets hosted Arlee’s seventh annual Hatchery Challenge cross-country meet. Valley teams from Charlo and Mission joined Arlee as well as Darby, Phillipsburg, Seeley-Swan and Deer Lodge to tackle the challenging 3.2-mile run....

Valley cross country athletes break top 15 at Frenchtown Invite Valley cross country athletes break top 15 at Frenchtown Invite

FRENCHTOWN – At Frenchtown on Saturday cross-country teams from Ronan, Mission and Arlee ran the three miles with both boys and girls from each team placing top 15. Ronan was the only team from the valley to log team scores. The boys took fourth with a team score of 104 and the girls finished in thi...

Cross Country

MISSOULA – It was a gorgeous day for cross-country, according to Mission XC Coach Marc Cutler. Though Mission runners did not breach the top 10 in the meet held at the Equestrian Park in Missoula Thursday, Cutler said his four athletes competed very well with Tori Peterson cutting three minutes off ...

Class B, C runners race to finish Class B, C runners race to finish

  MISSOULA — Although the All-Class cross country state meet was postponed one hour for the possibility of fog, the skies were clear, the temps cool and the trail was full of autumn leaves as the first starting gun sounded on the University of Montana golf course. The Arlee Warriors took sev...

Mission cross-country: learning, improving, smiling Mission cross-country: learning, improving, smiling

RONAN – Second-year cross-country coach Marc Cutler was all smiles under the rare October sunshine Friday as he was pumping his Bulldog and Lady Bulldog runners up with words of encouragement.  The young team came to Ronan to compete in the Divisional Championship Meet with B teams from around ...

Arlee and Mission nail first places in cross-country

ARLEE – Arlee Scarlets and Mission Bulldogs have something to be smiling about, a first place trophy in fact. Arlee’s Warriors and Scarlets hosted Tuesday’s meet with teams from Mission, Eureka, Hot Springs, Deer Lodge, Seeley, Charlo, and Phillipsburg.  Scarlets put up two top-six ...

Alexander 2nd in state Alexander 2nd in state

HELENA — Mission harrier Paden Alexander took second at the state Class B cross-country meet last weekend in Helena. The senior Bulldog finished in 16:43; his best time of the season was 15:19, which he ran Sept. 15 at the Ronan Invitational meet. “This isn’t Paden’s best time, but...

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