Montana prep roundup: C.M. Russell High sweeps Great Falls High in prep soccer

We’re well into another week, which means the Prep Extra ran Tuesday. We’ve got a column from Daniel Mediate and a column from Jesse Geleynse, if you haven’t already read them. You should also check out Lee Vernoy’s debut in the Weekly Prep Chat. There was plenty of excitement at Siebel Soccer Park Tuesday as … Continue reading

Prep Extra and more as we embark on another week

Be sure to check out our High School Extra in today’s Tribune. We’ve some exciting stuff from Dan Mediate’s Class AA notebook, Jesse Geleynse’s Regional Prep Spotlight and Scott Mansch’s feature on the 1962 Belt High School football team. We’ve also got our weekly Prep Chat, a new feature we’ve developed this fall. The prep … Continue reading

Bison, Rustlers in action Friday in Montana AA football action

Lewistown’s Maddie Comes (1) and Paige Zibell (12) try to block a shot from Billings West’s Sadie Lehenbauer recently during the Electric City Invitational volleyball tournament at CMR Fieldhouse. / TRIBUNE PHOTO/LARRY BECKNER We’ve got another big weekend on top in prep football, volleyball and soccer action here in Great Falls and around the state. … Continue reading

Montana high school football scores

For more games, go here. Class AA CONFERENCE OVERALL W-L W-L PS PA Bozeman 3-0 3-0 116 31 Butte 2-1 2-1 131 75 Helena 2-1 2-1 95 54 Missoula Big Sky 2-1 2-1 97 60 Helena Capital 2-1 2-1 101 66 Billings Senior 2-1 2-1 106 98 Billings West 2-1 2-1 84 87 C.M. Russell … Continue reading

Montana Class AA preps sports notebook

If you haven’t heard, the C.M. Russell High football team prevailed in the game of the century, as my colleague Jesse Geleynse likes to call it, on Friday night at Memorial Stadium. The Rustlers needed three overtimes and a bold play from Helena Capital that backfired to pull away from the reigning state champion Bruins. … Continue reading

Lewistown Fergus volleyball: Maintaining excellence

If you’ve ever come across a girls’ volleyball outing with ties to Lewistown, there is a good chance Tara Taylor had a hand in it. The veteran coach at Fergus High School has been developing the volleyball craft in the Lewistown area for more than a decade. Taylor is in her 11th year as head … Continue reading

Josh Horner, C.M. Russell outlast Helena Capital in 3OT

It was one for the ages Friday night, a triple-overtime classic seemingly only football programs as storied as C.M. Russell and Helena Capital were capable of. The Rustlers outlasted the Bruins 28-27 in a thrilling battle that felt more like a November playoff game than an early September contest at Memorial Stadium. “I’m getting too … Continue reading

C.M. Russell Rustlers vs. Helena Capital Bruins stats

Scoring summary   Capital             0            7            0            7            0            7            7 — 28 CMR                        0            7            0            7            0            7            6 — 27     Second quarter   CMR — Josh Horner 21 run. (Tanner Olsen kick) Capital —Andy Waterman 21 pass from Brian Sinrud (Kyle Nickol kick)   Fourth quarter   Capital … Continue reading

Halftime: C.M. Russell 7, Helena Capital 7

At the half, the Rustlers and Bruins are tied at 7 inside Memorial Stadium in Great Falls. Here’s the scoring summary from the first half: Second Quarter: CMR — Josh Horner 21-yard run. (Kick good) Capital — 21-yard pass to Andy Waterman from Brian Sinrud. Check back for more!

Great Falls High, C.M. Russell football starters: Week 3

C.M. Russell Rustlers (1-1) vs. Helena Capital Bruins (2-0)  Offense Left tackle             (70) Connor Cappis, 6-2, 262, Sr. Left guard             (55) Dylan Mahoney, 6-6, 242, Sr. Center                        (68) Jimmy Grinde, 6-3, 225, Jr. Right guard            (65) Isaak Thornton, 6-0, 204, Sr. Right tackle             (76) Jake Reisenhaur, 6-2, 280, Sr. Tight end            … Continue reading

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