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Stevensville wins in 11 innings

The Stevensville Yellowjackets and Ronan Maidens not only had to play in the cold, nasty weather last Thursday, they had to go to 11 innings before Stevensville pulled off the 9-8 win. The ‘Jackets got off to a quick start with three runners crossing home base in the first inning. They added another run in…

Local athletes have success at MCPS meet

There were 32 teams competing at the Missoula County Public Schools meet on Saturday at the newly refurbished Big Sky Stadium. The schools ranged from the Class AA schools of Glacier, Missoula Sentinel, Hellgate, and Flathead to small schools such as Power, Philipsburg and Victor. Glacier won the boys team scoring with 136 points but…

Tennis results

Girls Corvallis 7, Stevensville 0 Singles: Olivia Fehr, C, def. Jackie Wostman, S, 6-2, 6-0; Emilie Thomas, C, def. Ashley Eyre S 6-2, 6-2; Kristen Saturday, C, def. Maddie Webber, S, 6-0, 6-1; Molly Gale, C, def. Mackaela Hawthorne, S, 6-2, 6-2. Doubles: Claire Pickett/Connie Watt, C, def. Jamyn Boller, S, 7-6, 6-1; Megan Kirkland/Madeline…

Hamilton starts slow, wins big

The Hamilton Broncs began a bit slowly in their game against rival Corvallis. The two teams were tied at the end of the first inning at 2 all. Corvallis took the lead in the third inning when Ashlynn Nixon stepped up and hit a two-strike home run to center field. The momentum continued for Corvallis…

Chambers takes second at Montana Pro Rodeo Circuit Finals

Last January, Stevensville’s own Bridger Chambers won the steer wrestling at the Montana Pro Rodeo Circuit Finals in Great Falls. That win qualified him for the RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo in Kissimmee, Florida. These finals, unlike the Wrangler National Finals in Las Vegas in December, feature the individual circuit winners from 12 regions around…

Tennis results

Darby 5, Valley Christian 0 Singles – Elsa Podesta, D, def. Bella Roff, 7-5, 6-2, TeaAnna Rouse, D, def. Taylor Munoz, 6-2, 6-2; Kimber Schlapman, D, def. Mackenzie Dierking, 6-0, 6-1; Kori Rider, D, def. Lanessa Gedney, 6-1, 6-0. Doubles: Emmy Anderson/Kayla Lambert, D, def. Trinity Henry/Kiela Rumph, 6-1, 6-1.

Hamilton remains perfect

One never knows exactly what will happen when rivals meet on the hardwood. For part of the first half, Hamilton wasn’t exactly sure how to handle Corvallis who came out playing tough defense and limiting the undefeated Broncs on offense. But the speedier Broncs pulled away for the 63-43 win. Corvallis was right with Hamilton…

Hamilton Lady Broncs split

The Hamilton Lady Broncs won one game and lost a game over the weekend. Hamilton, who was ranked No. 2 in the state, lost to Columbia Falls, the No. 1 ranked team in the state. Hamilton’s record is now 12-1. Hamilton and Corvallis met on Thursday after the boys’ game in Corvallis. The Lady Broncs…

Boys basketball recap

A Florence/Loyola basketball game is guaranteed to fill the gym. The rivalry has always been fierce and full of excitement. The game on Thursday night was no different. Florence took an early lead but then the Rams went to work behind the play. Of Jack Lincoln who scored 24 points. Loyola went on to win,…

Hamilton’s Golden takes second at Jug Beck

The Jug Beck wrestling tournament in Missoula is one of the top tournaments in the Central Northwest. Teams from Spokane, Couer d’Alene, and from across Montana compete against the best wrestlers for a spot at the top of the podium. This year there were 31 teams in the tournament. Bozeman High was the overall winner….