Havre, Browning girls into Class A state semis

BUTTE – The Browning girls put together the first big upset of the Class A state tournament with a 57-41 domination of defending state runner-up Butte Central Thursday. The Indians (12-10) clearly hit their stride at the right time. First-year girls’ coach Ray Augare (he coached the Browning boys for years) and his players experienced … Continue reading

Montana Prep Basketball: Recap from the first two days of the Northern C Divisional Tournament

I meant to write a blog entry yesterday, but I simply didn’t have it in me after four games of the Northern C Divisional tournament at Four Seasons Arena. So I decided to write one today after six more games. Day 1 of girls’ action on Wednesday featured four sluggish games where neither team was … Continue reading

Montana prep basketball divisional tournaments begin Wednesday

We have a full story in Wednesday’s Tribune, but it’s worth noting that the Northern C Divisional tournament starts Wednesday at Four Seasons Arena. The girls tourney starts with four first-round games Wednesday and continues Thursday, when the boys’ tournament starts. In girls’ action, Class C defending state champion Belt and No. 2 Winnett/Grass Range … Continue reading

Great Falls High, C.M. Russell High grapplers prepping for state tournament

Be sure to check out Friday’s Tribune, where we’ll have a Class AA state wrestling preview and a feature on Great Falls High130-pounder Austin Shupe. Shupe lost last year’s 125-pound state title match after leading the entire way and has used that as motivation during the ensuing year. “(It was) definitely a learning experience,” Shupe … Continue reading

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College football from the Great Falls Tribune