Great Falls, C.M. Russell High to clash on the diamond

It’s safe to say that Thursday’s crosstown softball game between Great Falls High and C.M. Russell High is one of the most anticipated of the season thus far. You can read more in Thursday’s print edition or online. But the two teams are arguably the top two in the state if last year’s state tournament … Continue reading

C.M. Russell, Great Falls High boys successful

The frenetic pace of Thursday’s first quarter between Helena Capital and C.M. Russell High was something of an aberration from what fans of the I-15 nonconference rivalry have come to expect. The fast-paced, run-and-gun style to the first quarter ended with CMR on top 23-18. The game slowed after that as CMR outscored its southern … Continue reading

C.M. Russell lets Sentinel escape the Electric City with a win

The C.M. Russell girls’ basketball team put forth a defensive effort worthy of a victory Tuesday night, holding defending state champion Missoula Sentinel to just 23 points through three quarters. The culprit? A feisty 2-3 zone employed by Chad Olson’s Rustlers. “I thought that CMR did an excellent job in that 2-3 zone,” Sentinel coach … Continue reading

Last Best College Blog

College football from the Great Falls Tribune