No. 5 Centerville continues to roll

Tuesday is our Prep Extra Day and we’ve got a full complement of stories for your perusal. You can find my A-B-C notebook here and Daniel Mediate’s Class AA notebook here. My column focuses on Centerville, the fifth-ranked Class C squad from just outside Great Falls. The Miners have a ton of speed and a … Continue reading

GFH Bison, CMR swimmers clash for crosstown meet

In Tuesday’s High School Prep Extra inside the Great Falls Tribune, sports scribe Daniel Mediate has a feature on the crosstown swimming event between the Great Falls High Bison and C.M. Russell High Rustlers. The clash happens Thursday at 6 p.m. inside Swarthout Fieldhouse at GFH. Here are a few quotes to get you ready … Continue reading

Second-ranked C.M. Russell High tops Havre in nonconference action

The C.M. Russell High boys’ basketball team is on a roll. The No. 2 Rustlers won their 12th straight Saturday with a nonconference win over Havre that wasn’t even close. CMR had three players in double figures and received 11 assists from Andre Langhorne, but head coach John Cislo wasn’t particularly pleased with some of … Continue reading

Great Falls High girls top Havre

The No. 3 Great Falls High girls’ basketball team cruised to a 54-31 nonconference win over Havre on Thursday night. That makes three in a row for the Bison (10-2), who have lost twice to Helena Capital this season. Thursday, GFH used aggressive defense to force 21 turnovers en route to the easy win. “We … Continue reading

Thomas, King calling it quits

Quite the day on the “coaches retiring” front. Both Malta’s Scott King and Dillon’s Terry Thomas have decided to step away from their head football-coaching gigs, we learned. The two coaches are two of the most decorated in state history. You can read my story here on the two. Both coaches lost their respective state … Continue reading

C.M. Russell High boys, Great Falls High girls ranked

The first Associated Press high school prep polls came out today and it’s time for some analysis. In the girls’ poll, Missoula Sentinel took the top slot while Helena Capital was second. Great Falls High, meanwhile, checks in at No. 4. The Bison take on C.M. Russell High Thursday and we’ll have more on that … Continue reading

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