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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….

Falcons, Lady Falcons, bested by Bigfork

The match between the Bigfork Vikings and the Florence Falcons was one of the top matches of the weekend. Bigfork is ranked No. 1 in the state and Florence is ranked No. 6. Bigfork is undefeated and Florence went into the game with an 8-2 record. The Vikings came out on fire and quickly built…

Hamilton Broncs continue winning

The Hamilton Broncs maintained their status as the No. 1 team in the state with a couple of wins this week and improved their record to 9-0. Hamilton took on Stevensville on Thursday. The Broncs came out playing power basketball and had a 28 point lead by the end of the half. They went on…

Darby boys, girls split their games

Darby picked up a win over Clark Fork in 13C conference action. The Tigers caught fire in the second quarter and never looked back. They went on to win, 65-54. Nelson Smith had 16 points to pace the Tigers. Dylan Parks and Aaron Hansen each added 15 more. Darby 65, Clark Fork 54 Clark Fork…

Broncs top Frenchtown, Whitefish

The Hamilton Broncs improved to 8-0 and maintained their top-ranked spot on the power poll for Class A this weekend. The Broncs topped Frenchtown by four points and then knocked down Whitefish by 37 points. Frenchtown held Hamilton to only eight points in the third quarter and had a one point lead heading into the…

Lady Broncs win two

The Lady Broncs picked up two wins over the weekend, a conference win over Frenchtown and a non conference win over Whitefish. Hamilton got off to a slow beginning but a strong fourth quarter powered the Lady Broncs to a 46-41 win. Cariann Kunkel finished with 17 points for Hamilton. Hamilton 46, Frenchtown 41 Frenchtown…

Wrestling results

Western Montana Duals – Ronan Round 1 Hamilton (HAM) 37 vs. Florence (FLO) 30 103: Logan Bratsch (FLO) p. Oliver Post (HAM) :51; 120: Cole Anson (HAM) p. Aaron Edens (FLO) 1:14; 132: Nathan Dowdy (HAM) dec Jonny Chamberlain (FLO) 9-5; 138: Avery Meinzen (FLO) p. Bridger Williams (HAM) 1:11; 145: Jethro Thorne (FLO) p….

Hamilton Broncs looking tough

The Hamilton Broncs are shaping up to be the team to beat in the Southwest A. With a well-rounded group of experienced players, one never knows which Bronc is going to have the hot hand and no defense can overlook any of the five players on the court. Tanner Goligoski, Carter Kearns and Hunter Omlid…

Darby wins two

The Lady Tigers of Darby won a couple of games over the weekend. They topped Victor and then took on Salmon, Idaho, and defeated them too. Victor only had six players suited up on Friday night against Darby. The Lady Tigers took advantage of their numbers and wore the Lady Pirates down. They went on…