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Articles with the Tag: Polson basketball

Cheer sections sparse, but full of heart in COVID era Cheer sections sparse, but full of heart in COVID era

In a traditional season, gymnasiums across the state would be packed with fans cheering for their favorite prep basketball teams battling for postseason glory. The coronavirus pandemic has made for anything but a normal 2020-21 basketball season, delaying the start by nearly three weeks and forcing restri...

Pirates earn second place trophy at Western A divisional tournament Pirates earn second place trophy at Western A divisional tournament

BUTTE — The Polson Pirates are headed to their second consecutive State Class A boys basketball tournament after out-lasting the Hamilton Broncs during the Western A divisional boys’ basketball tournament, held in Butte last weekend. In Thursday’s first round of action, the Broncs explod...

Sports Shorts for Feb. 24, 2021

Boys Basketball Ronan Chiefs On Tuesday, Feb. 16, the Ronan Chiefs fell 50-42 to the hosting Whitefish Bulldogs. Elijah Tonasket booked a game-high 18 points for the Chiefs. Girma Detwiler scored 11 points. Leonard Burke scored a Ronan team-high 19 points Thursday night as the hosting Columbia Fall...

Rivals battle on court, mat in regular season wrap up Rivals battle on court, mat in regular season wrap up

POLSON — Ronan and Polson high schools wrapped up their wrestling and basketball regular seasons with one last matchup this past weekend with Ronan grabbing victories in two of the three contests. After falling to the Polson Pirates on their home mat nearly a month ago, the Ronan Chiefs wrestling te...

Polson, Mission teams compete on court for first time in 15 years Polson, Mission teams compete on court for first time in 15 years

By Rob Zolman                Valley Journal PABLO — For the first time since the 2005-2006 season, the Class A Polson High School and Class B St. Ignatius High School basketball teams battled against each other on the hardwood court. The boys game was he...

Sports Shorts for Feb. 17, 2021 Sports Shorts for Feb. 17, 2021

Girls Basketball Charlo Lady Vikings Mila Hawk scored a Charlo Lady Vikings’ game-high 12 points on Friday night in a 49-25 road victory over the St. Regis Lady Tigers. With the win, the Lady Vikings head into the postseason with an overall 11-0 record.  Polson Lady Pirates Mos...

sports shorts for Feb. 10, 2021 sports shorts for Feb. 10, 2021

Boys Basketball Polson Pirates The Polson Pirates maintained their top seed ranking in the Northwestern A boys basketball standings with a 64-47 conference home win over the Columbia Falls Wildcats on Thursday. Colton Graham scored a game-high 26 points for the Pirates. Xavier Fisher scored 13 po...

Local school competitions continue from mat to court Local school competitions continue from mat to court

RONAN — Ronan and Polson high school athletic teams tangled on the mat and battled on the hardwood this past weekend with Polson prevailing in two of the three contests. On Thursday evening, the Polson wrestling team claimed a 48-30 match victory over the hosting Ronan Chiefs. Polson picked up four ...

Sports shorts for Feb. 3, 2021 Sports shorts for Feb. 3, 2021

Boys Basketball Charlo Vikings Keaton Piedalue and Roper Edwards each scored a game-high 18 points to lead the Charlo Vikings to a 52-42 road win on Tuesday, Jan. 26, against the Noxon Red Devils. On Friday, the Vikings defeated the visiting Plains Horsemen 56-46. Stetson Reum led the Vikings wit...

sports shorts for Jan. 20, 2021 sports shorts for Jan. 20, 2021

Girls Basketball Charlo Lady Vikings Celebrating senior night on Thursday, the Charlo Lady Vikings defeated the Clark Fork Lady Mountain Cats 44-19. Carlee Fryberger led the Lady Vikings with a game-high 15 points. Connor Fryberger scored 14 points. In a district 14C road game Friday, the Lady Vi...


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