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

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

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

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College football from the Great Falls Tribune