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

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

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

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

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