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

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

Montana State and GFH star Bobby Howard is this week’s Sunday Conversation

We’ll get to Bobby, who was this week’s Sunday Conversation in a moment. First we’re going to talk about wrestling. Much like the wrestling “Tournament of Champions” sponsored by the Hoyt and Blewett law firm, the CMR Holiday Classic was devoid of the Billings schools. Consequently, we did get a chance to see how the … Continue reading

Tinkle leads Hellgate over Bison; GFH grapplers in front at CMR Holiday Classic

The Great Falls High wrestling team is poised to win another CMR Holiday Classic. The Bison are in first place heading into today’s action with 140 points, while Class A Havre is right behind at 132. GFH head coach Steve Komac said he expects it to come down to the final round tomorrow. The Bison … Continue reading

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

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

Busy weekend on tap for C.M. Russell High, Great Falls High

The preps season is well underway and we’ll be back to update the preps blog as much as possible. We’ve got a full slate of weekend action for you, beginning with crosstown soccer action between Great Falls High and C.M. Russell High today. You can read Scott Mansch’s preview here. The action continues Friday with … Continue reading

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