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

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

C.M. Russell alums Hagfors, Bleskin to make noise for Griz, Cats

Former C.M. Russell do-it-all player Gavin Hagfors is listed as the starting full back for the Montana Grizzlies. Hagfors and the Griz kick off the season on Saturday, Sept. 1 at home against Joe Glenn’s South Dakota Coyotes. Fellow CMR alum Tanner Bleskin is also listed as a starting wide reciever for the Montana State … Continue reading

Great Falls Bison, CMR Rustlers take to field

    By Jesse Geleynse & Daniel Mediate GREAT FALLS — Football practice began Friday for the Class AA schools as players from both C.M. Russell High and Great Falls High took to the practice field for two-a-days. Rules prohibit contact for the first three days of practice, meaning Tuesday is the first day contact … Continue reading

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