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Wrestling Mining City Duals Both the Polson Pirates and Ronan Chiefs wrestling teams traveled to Butte this past weekend for the 24-team Jim Street Classic/Mining City Duals held at the Butte Civic Center. Competing in pool action on Friday, the Pirates went 0-3, falling 60-9 to Huntley Project, 72-6 to Great Falls and 54-18 to the co-op team of Missoula Big Sky/Loyola. The Chiefs also struggled in pool play, falling to Belgrade 53-15; Billings Skyview 57-12; and 76-0 to Flathead High School. In bracket action Saturday, Polson was defeated by Missoula Hellgate 42-36 and Fergus 54-12.  The Chiefs started the day by beating Butte High School JV 39-28 but fell to the co...


Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Nov. 24-30 and Dec. 1-7

Lucky Strike bowling results for the week of Nov. 24-30   Merchant High Team Game:    Frank’s Meats 1158 High Team Series:    Lucky Strike Lanes         3255 High Game Scratch:    Will Rogers         2...


Prep basketball season kicks off with full slate of action Prep basketball season kicks off with full slate of action

RONAN – The 2019-2020 prep basketball season is underway as boys and girls teams from Arlee, Charlo, Mission, Polson and Ronan hit the hardwood courts this past weekend at various tip-off tournaments throughout the state. The squads from Arlee and Charlo didn’t have to travel far: both schools op...


Allik takes 170-pound title at Owen Invitational Allik takes 170-pound title at Owen Invitational

PABLO – Mission/Charlo wrestler Isaiah Allik took the individual title at 170 pounds on Saturday during the 44th Annual Owen Invitational held on the Salish Kootenai College campus in the Joe McDonald Health and Fitness Center.  Entering the title match undefeated, Allik, a senior at Charlo Hig...


Deputy moves from recovery to record-setting Deputy moves from recovery to record-setting

POLSON – For the last seven years, powerlifting has served as a source of strength and healing for Lake County Sheriff's Deputy Scott Sciaretta. Now, it has earned him a world record. Deputy Sciaretta captured the gold medal and became a world-record holder earlier this month in a multi-discipline e...


Prep volleyball players receive awards

POLSON – Last week various volleyball prep conferences began announcing their post-season accolades. The Northwestern A recognized Polson Lady Pirate Maggie Todd with first-team all-state and all-conference honors. Lady Pirate Misty Tenas and Ronan Maiden Madeline McCrea garnered second-team all-con...


Volleyball season concludes with Mission Valley All-Star game Volleyball season concludes with Mission Valley All-Star game

RONAN – Several of the area’s top high school volleyball players hit the court one last time during the annual Mission Valley All-Star game on Tuesday night at the Ronan High School event center in Ronan. “This event is just one more showcase spot for these girls to get together and have...


Lady Vikings finish sixth at state Lady Vikings finish sixth at state

BOZEMAN – In their first appearance in the state girls volleyball tournament since 2006, the Charlo Lady Vikings run at the Class C state title came to an end on Friday evening in the consolation brackets. Playing on the campus of the Montana State University at the Brick Breeden Fieldhouse in Bozem...


Lady Pirates drop two at state Lady Pirates drop two at state

BOZEMAN – The Polson Lady Pirates volleyball team made it to the Class A state volleyball tournament at the Brick Breeden Fieldhouse in Bozeman on Friday after a hard fought season. In a consolation bracket, the Lady Pirates ended the season with a loss to Hardin 3-0. “Polson has not gone to t...


MVCA Eagles look to soar in upcoming season MVCA Eagles look to soar in upcoming season

POLSON – Within the next several days, prep basketball teams across the Mission Valley will begin hitting the hardwood courts in preparation of the upcoming 2019-2020 high school basketball season. The Mission Valley Christian Academy, a private school in Polson with a student body enrollment of 63,...


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