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High School State Softball Tournament - First Round Highlights & Results

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Highlights and results from the first round of the Class AA softball tournament held on Thursday, May 25th.

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West's Maddie Brockel Puts ACL Tear, Opponents Behind Her

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After tearing her ACL in September, Billings West runner Maddie Brockel was worried she might not regain her championship form again. But now, she's put her ACL tear in the same place as her opponents: behind her.

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New Orleans Saints Honor former Seahawks great Cortez Kennedy

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The New Orleans Saints opened Organized Team Activities this week, and early Thursday — two days after the passing of Seahawks Legend Cortez Kennedy — the team unveiled a decal on their gold helmets to honor the Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive tackle. On Twitter, the Saints announced they will sport a large No. 96 — Kennedy’s jersey number

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Class AA Softball Previews

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CMR, Great Falls High, Capital, and Helena High bring top notch teams to this year's Class AA state softball tournament.

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Mariners drop 5th straight game falling to nationals 5-1

The Mariners have gotten outscored 41-5 in their last five games The Mariners have gotten outscored 41-5 in their last five games

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer for his eighth of the season, Tanner Roark allowed a run over seven innings and the Washington Nationals defeated the Seattle Mariners 5-1 on Wednesday night.
 

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Argo Minute: Gabrielle Canibeyaz & Karlie Southworth

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This week’s Argo Minute features women’s softball players Gabrielle Canibeyaz & Karlie Southworth. The duo answered eleven questions correctly. More>>

Trevor Pepin Competing at NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

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Trevor Pepin has kept himself busy after high school, as he joined the military.

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Report: Seattle Seahawks to meet with quarterback Colin Kaepernick

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The Seattle Seahawks are expected to meet with Colin Kaepernick on Wenesday as a possible backup to quarterback Russell Wilson, according to a report from NFL.com's Ian Rapoport. 

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Mariners give up 15 hits in a 10-1 loss to the Nationals

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Anthony Rendon homered twice and drove in five runs, Joe Ross returned from the minors to allow one run over a career high-tying eight innings, and the Washington Nationals routed the Seattle Mariners 10-1 on Tuesday night. Bryce Harper added his 14th homer and Jayson Werth hit his seventh

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Rising Sun first Montana golf course to be certified by Audubon International

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The Rising Sun Golf Course at Mountain Sky Guest Ranch in the Paradise Valley officially became Montana's first course to be named a certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, making it one of 899 courses in the world to be certified for their sustainable practices.

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Mariners activate Robinson Cano off DL

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The Seattle Mariners activated 34-year-old Robinson Cano off the disabled list on Tuesday. Cano was placed on the 10-day disabled list after he strained his right quad. The Mariners have lost eight of their last eleven games since Cano last played on May 10th. In their last eleven games without Cano, the Mariners have scored just 30 runs and have just hit .203 as a team.

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Seahawks remember hall of fame defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy

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The Seattle Seahawks family has lost one of its most beloved individuals and proudest icons. Cortez Kennedy, the Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive tackle who spent all 11 of his NFL seasons in Seattle, died Tuesday. He was 48. "Cortez Kennedy has been a pillar of the Seahawks franchise since joining the team as a rookie in 1990...

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2017 High School State Softball Tournament Brackets

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High school state softball tournament brackets: More>>

Josh Huestis Encourages Athletes During Hometown Visit

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Tonight the Great Falls Tribune honored hundreds of student athletes who found success this season, but perhaps the biggest talk of the night was all about someone whose name you may have heard before - Josh Huestis. 

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Josh Huestis to Host Youth Basketball Camp in Great Falls

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Former C.M. Russell, now Oklahoma City Thunder NBA player, will be hosting a youth basketball camp in mid July in Great Falls.

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Senior Standout: CMR's Cali Modglin

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Cali Modglin has turned heads all season as she enters the Class AA State meet ranked in the top three for both the 100 and 200 meter dashes. 

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Hellgate Rifle Club aims for more than perfect bullzeyes

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It’s a common sound that echoes throughout the Hellgate Rifle Club. But instead of aiming for cans, or trees, these shooters are aiming for something a lot harder to hit: the perfect 10.9 bullzeye. 

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Seahawks' roster status after rookie minicamp

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The Seahawks welcomed to Seattle last week a rookie class that included 11 draft picks and eight undrafted free agents, a group that took part in a rookie minicamp last weekend. Now that rookies have joined the team and free agency has for the most part wound down...

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West Alum, Jets' Linebacker Donahue Confident in NFL Future

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Just over three weeks ago the NFL draft concluded with only one Montana being selected in the seven round draft, and he wasn't a member of the Cats or the Griz. Former Billings West star Dylan Donahue was chosen with the 181st overall pick in the fifth round of the NFL Draft by the New York Jets.

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5/21: Top 5 Plays

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Top plays from the week of May15 - May21. More>>

Florence High Softball Headed to State

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Tradition reigns at Florence High School. You can see it all the way around the outskirts of the softball field. 

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Belgrade Impresses in Eastern A Track & Field Divisionals

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Half of the field for the 2017 Class A track and field state championships is set following the Eastern A meet in Belgrade. 

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Class AA State Tennis Brings Tough Competition

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The overbearing theme of this year's Class AA State tennis tournament was how competitive the matches were. 

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Eastern A Divisonal Track & Field - Day 2 Highlights & Results

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Highlights and results from day two of the Eastern A Divisional track and field meet held on Saturday, May 20th.

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Western AA Divisonal Track & Field - Day 2 Highlights & Results

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Highlights and results from day two of the Western AA Divisional track and field meet held on Saturday, May 20th. 

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Eastern AA Divisonal Track & Field - Day 2 Highlights & Results

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Highlights and results from day two of the Eastern AA Divisional track and field meet held on Saturday, May 20th. 

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Class B/C Tennis - State Championship Highlights

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Highlights from the state championship round of Class B/C tennis held on Saturday, May 20th. More>>

Josh Huestis to Speak at Sports Banquet in Great Falls

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Former C.M. Russell basketball player and now professional player Josh Huestis made a stop at the KFBB television station on Friday. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward will be speaking at the Great Falls Tribune's second annual Northcentral Montana Sports Awards Banquet on Monday.

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Video Game Review: Out of the Park Baseball 18

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Hi, my name is Sam Adams... and I'm a baseball strataholic.  Ever since I was in middle school, I was obsessed with baseball strategy games.  My first foray came with the board game "Strat-o-matic Baseball," before I graduated to the PC universe with "Tony LaRussa Baseball."  I loved constructing a super team of baseball players long before LeBron and Curry were building their super teams in the NBA. 

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State AA Tennis Championship Rounds, Highlights & Results

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Class AA State tennis tournament semifinals and championship rounds held in Kalispell at Flathead Valley Community College.

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Madison River offers some of the world's best fishing

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The Madison River valley is well known for it outdoor activities, but perhaps what Ennis and the valley are most known for is its world-class fly fishing.

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Day 1 Eastern AA Divisional Track & Field Highlights and Results

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Day 1 highlights and results from the Eastern AA Divisional track and field meet held in Great Falls at Memorial Stadium. More>>

Senior vs West AA Softball Playoff Video included

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Senior sweeps West in Class-AA Softball playoffs. Broncs advance to State-AA Tournament More>>

Mariners win in walk-off fashion over White Sox 5-4

Guillermo Heredia's base hit in the 9th lifts Mariners past White Sox Guillermo Heredia's base hit in the 9th lifts Mariners past White Sox

SEATTLE (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson needed every bit of his speed to get into scoring position. Guillermo Heredia's clutch hit allowed Dyson a chance to jog home with winning run. Heredia's pinch-hit, two-out single in the ninth inning scored Dyson from second base to give the Seattle Mariners a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.

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Class B State Golf Championship Rounds Highlights & Scores

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Final championship rounds of the Class B State golf tournament held at the Marias Valley Golf Course in Shelby

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Day 1: AA State Tennis Highlights & Results

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Day 1: AA State Tennis Highlights & Results held in Kalispell at Flathead Valley Community College.

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Great Falls High Punches Ticket to AA State Softball Tournament

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Highlights from the Great Falls High versus Bozeman doubleheader State Softball Playoff Matchup.

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5/18: Northern C Divisional Track and Field Highlights & Results

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Northern C Divisional track and field meet held at Memorial Stadium. Highlights and Results.

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Throwback Thursday May 21st 1983 Boxer Marvin Camel

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Marvin Camel defeats Rocky Sekorski in Billings at Metrapark to win IBF Cruiserweight title. More>>

Mattress Firm Student Athlete of the Year: Big Sky's Kelsi McEnaney

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After three weeks of voting, which brought in votes from all over the world, Mattress Firm and ABC Fox Montana are proud to announce that Big Sky High School's Kelsi McEnaney is your 2017 Mattress Firm Student Athlete of the Year.

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Mariners blank Athletics in 4-0 win

Mariners hold Athletics to two hits Mariners hold Athletics to two hits

SEATTLE (AP) -- Christian Bergman pitched into the eighth inning for the best start of his career, Jean Segura extended his hitting streak to 16 games with a two-run single and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Wednesday night. Bergman (1-1) allowed two hits after holding Oakland hitless until the fifth inning.

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Seeley Swan, Manhattan Christian win Class C golf titles

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Under wet conditions and a threat of postponement, the Class C Golf Championship tournament played on today in Seeley Lake at Double Arrow Resort Course.  Seeley Swan High School defended their home turf and won the boys team title. Manhattan Christian put together two solid days back to back to take home the girls title. 

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Helena High's Trey Tintinger Reaching New Heights

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From breaking personal records to unofficially breaking world records - Trey Tintinger always goes all in.

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Athletics score 5 runs in the 9th to beat Mariners 9-6

Mariners have lost their last 5 out of 6 games Mariners have lost their last 5 out of 6 games

SEATTLE (AP) -- Matt Joyce hit a two-run homer and Mark Canha added a three-run shot in a five-run ninth inning that rallied the Oakland Athletics to a 9-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Oakland squandered a 4-1 lead thanks to a key two-run error in the seventh and Kyle Seager's solo home run in the eighth that gave Seattle a 5-4 lead.

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Class B State Golf Tournament Highlights and Results: Day 1

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Day 1: Class B state golf tournament highlights and results that were held at the Marias Valley Golf Course in Shelby. More>>

Day 1: Class B State Golf Tournament Highlights & Results

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Day 1: Class B state golf tournament highlights and results that were held at the Marias Valley Golf Course in Shelby. More>>

Spartans softball squad going to state

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After going 0-22 in 2014 the Sentinel Spartans softball squad rebuilt and now they are heading to the state tournament after beating rival Hellgate in a playoff. The Spartans took game one 10-0 and advanced to the tournament after winning game two 18-4. The Spartans were the three seed coming out of the west. The Class AA state softball tournament starts May 25th in Great Falls. 

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Griz Coaches' Barbecue

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Griz fans and coaches were welcomed inside the Mansfield Convention Center in Great Falls for the annual Coaches' Barbecue. Bob Stitt, Shannon Schweyen and Travis Decuire and other athletic department members had a chance to meet their Central Montana supporters.

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Sounders look to regain momentum tomorrow against Sporting Kansas City

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The Seattle Sounders will try to end their two-game losing streak when they travel to take on Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday. The Sounders have not had much luck playing Sporting KC in the regular season going 0-3-2 in their last five contests dating back to 2014. Despite their history, the Sounders are 7-4-3 all time against Sporting KC, including a 4-2-1 record on the road.

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Mariners place Robinson Cano on 10-day disabled list

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Cano, 34, has missed the last 5 games with a sore right quad. He was hitting .296 (40x135) with 21 runs, 8 doubles, 8 home runs, 28 RBI, a .362 on-base percentage and an .895 OPS in 34 games with Seattle this season. In his last 21 games, he hit .349 (29x83) with 17 runs, 5 doubles, 7 home runs, 20 RBI and a 1.073 OPS. This is the first time he's been on the disabled list since June 27-Aug. 8, 2006 with a strained left hamstring

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Griz Coaches' Barbecue in Great Falls

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Montana Griz football head coach Bob Stitt, and Basketball Coaches Travis DeCuire and Shannon Schweyen are set to headline this year’s Great Falls Coaches Barbecue on Tues., May 16, at the Mansfield Convention Center at the Civic Center in Great Falls.

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Mariners escape near 9th inning collapse to beat Athletics 6-5

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SEATTLE (AP) -- Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager each hit a two-run homer, and Yovani Gallardo pitched effectively into the seventh inning as the Seattle Mariners made the most of four hits to hold off the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Monday night. Oakland scored twice in the ninth, when Mariners closer Edwin Diaz walked four of the five batters he faced to force in a run.

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Community Honors Basketball Coach Griff Bye at Memorial Service

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People from all around the state of Montana drove up to the Canadian border to honor a coach, farmer, and most importantly, a friend in coach Griff Bye.

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Senior Standout: Great Falls High's McKenzie Staats & Tanaya Krenik

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Senior Standout: Great Falls High's McKenzie Staats & Tanaya Krenik

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Argo Minute: Nico Petrucci & Chase Clark

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This week's Argo Minute features men's lacrosse players Nico Petrucci & Chase Clark. The duo answered eleven questions correctly. More>>

Montana to play Washington in NCAA Tournament

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After winning their first ever Big Sky Conference title on Saturday, the Montana Grizzly softball team decided the only way to celebrate was with a party; a watch party with the entire team and their new shiny trophy. 

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Montana to Take On Washington in NCAA Tournament

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The Montana softball team, which won the Big Sky Conference tournament over the weekend at Ogden, Utah, was placed in the Washington regional as the bracket for the 2017 NCAA Division I Softball Championship was revealed on Sunday night. 

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5/14: Top 5 Plays

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Top plays from the week of May 8th-May 14th. More>>

Box Elder High School Adds New Golf Program

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Box Elder high school is involved with playing golf for the first time. 

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5/13: District 1B Track & Field Highlights & Results

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Highlights and results from the District 1B track and field meet held on Saturday, May 13th. Individual results: Team results: More>>

Griz softball wins Big Sky championship

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In just their third ever season as a program, the Montana Grizzly softball team is champions of the Big Sky Conference. Behind a great pitching performance by freshman Michaela Hood and the timely hitting, the Griz beat Weber State 9-4 in the championship game, extracting revenge on the team that beat them in the last regular season game to take the regular season crown.

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Cats representing well at Big Sky Championships

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The Montana State Bobcats track and field put together a solid performance at the 2017 Big Sky Track and Field Championships.

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Northwest SharpShooters Handle Great Falls Fury

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Score: Sharpshooters 12, Fury 1 More>>

5/12 Class AA Divisional Tennis Tournament Highlights

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Highlights from Class AA Divisional Tennis Tournaments around the state on 5/12

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Mariners fall to the Blue Jays 4-0

Mariners drop 2nd straight game to Blue Jays Mariners drop 2nd straight game to Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) -- Joe Biagini and four relievers combined on a seven-hitter, Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Friday night. Devon Travis had two RBIs despite a hitless night for the Blue Jays, who have won five of six. Seattle has lost two straight after winning the previous four.

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5/12: CMR and GFH Sweep Triple Header Softball Matchups

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High school softball highlights and scores CMR - 7 vs. Sentinel - 0 CMR - 15  vs. Hellgate - 4 CMR - 7 vs. Big Sky - 6 GFH - 4 vs. Big Sky - 0 GFH - 14 vs. Sentinel - 3 GFH - 15 vs. Hellgate - 3 More>>

5/12: District 8C & 10C Track and Field Highlights and Results

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District 8-C and 10-C Track and field meet held at Memorial Stadium in Great Falls.

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Seahawks release rookie mini camp roster

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Below, take a look at the Seattle Seahawks' 2017 rookie minicamp roster. It includes 68 total players, including the team's 11 draft picks, eight players who were signed as undrafted rookie free agents, eight other Seahawks with rookie minicamp eligibility, and 41 tryout players, including a few who have spent time on Seattle's roster in the past. No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. College Hometown 1 ...

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5/11 Helena High and Capital Crosstown Track & Field Highlights

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Highlights from the 5/11 Helena High and Capital crosstown track & field meet

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5/11 Northern AA Divisional Tennis Tournament Highlights

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Highlights from the quarterfinal rounds of the Northern AA Divisional Tennis Tournament in Great Falls

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Mariners fall to Blue Jays 7-2, Smoak 3-3, 4 RBI's

Mariners play Blue Jays again tomorrow at 4:07 p.m. Mariners play Blue Jays again tomorrow at 4:07 p.m.

TORONTO (AP) -- Steve Pearce hit a three-run home run, Justin Smoak had a solo homer and finished with four RBIs, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Mariners 7-2 on Thursday night, snapping Seattle's win streak at four. Marco Estrada (2-2) allowed two runs over six innings for the Blue Jays, who have won four of five.

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Crosstown Softball: CMR Sweeps Great Falls High; Capital & Helena High Split

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Two crosstown softball games helped two of our viewing area schools clinch No. 1 seeds in this years AA State softball tournament at the end of May in Great Falls. C.M. Russell took the regular season crosstown sweep beating Great Falls High and clinching the Eastern AA No. 1 seed at State. The Bison scored the first run in the very first frame of the game. CMR was right behind when in the fourth inning, senior Julia Schraerer hit a three run homer to give the Rustlers the 3-1 lead. ... More>>

Field of Vision: Loyola softball player Molly Miltko

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April 20th 2016 was just a routine practice for the Loyola softball team.  “We were just playing go home, you know make the play at home, we hit the ball at our shortstop and we train the kids if you don’t make the play just go to one,” said Loyola Head Coach Troy Waters.

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5/6: Argo Minute - Colton Thompson & Kobe Johnson - UGF Men's Lacrosse

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This week's Argo Minute features UGF Men's lacrosse players Colton Thompson & Kobe Johnson.

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Mariners move to .500 after 11-6 win over Phillies

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Carlos Ruiz hit a three-run double against his old team, Robinson Cano and Danny Valencia homered and the Seattle Mariners beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-6 Wednesday. Ruiz earned another standing ovation a day after he returned and was honored with a video tribute that highlighted his career with the Phillies.

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Former Bobcat Martrel Johnson desperately searching for new heart, kidney

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It's a bright, sunny day in Bozeman as Martrel Johnson is out with his dog, Piper. He has a calm exterior demeanor, but the one-time Montana State basketball player is now in desperate need of heart and kidney transplants.

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Lacrosse quickly becoming a spring staple in Bozeman

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Just like it is across the United States, Lacrosse is exploding in popularity in the Gallatin Valley.

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Ben Gamel's four hits leads Mariners past Phillies 10-9.

Mariners get 16 hits in 10-9 win over Phillies Mariners get 16 hits in 10-9 win over Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Taylor Motter had the go-ahead RBI double in the ninth inning, Ben Gamel had four hits and the Seattle Mariners overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-9 on Tuesday night. Gamel went 4 for 5 with a three-run home run, two singles, a double and scored three runs.

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5/9: Crosstown Track & Field Highlights and Results

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Highlights and results from the crosstown track and field meet between CMR and Great Falls High held on Tuesday, May 9th. More>>

Sammy Evans: Jumping to new heights

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Coming out of Class A Havre, Montana track athlete Sammy Evans only had two division one scholarship offers. “There were definitely a lot of people that looked at me and said she is alright, there are a lot of things she does that are messy, including her running,” said Evans. One of the people who thought she was messy was her future coach Brian Schweyen. “Average, she was an average track athlete out of high school for sure,” said Schweyen. Even Evans hig... More>>

Spokane umpire Nolan Earley one step closer to MLB dream

Nolan Earley played baseball through high school, but hung up the bat and glove when he left the Tri Cities for Eastern Washington University. Little did he know he'd be back in the game in a different way.

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Seahawks' Doug Baldwin ranked #88 in NFL top 100

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Seattle Seahawks' wide receiver Doug Baldwin has been ranked 88th in NFL Network's list of the top 100 NFL football players. Last season, Doug Baldwin posted a career high 1,128 receiving yards and 94 catches in route to help the Seahawks capture the NFC West title with an 10-5-1 record. Baldwin also was the Seahawks' leading receiver in catches, targets, receiving yards and touchdown catches. This year Baldwin is down 16 spots from 2016 when he was ranked 72nd..

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Where Does Kupp Fit in Rams' Plans?

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The Los Angeles Rams spent three of their first four picks in this year's NFL Draft on offensive skill positions -- two receivers and a tight end. Among those players was Eastern Washington University graduate Cooper Kupp.  The record-breaking wide receiver was drafted 69th overall in the third round by the Rams.  Will the Rams' commitment to upgrading their offense help the team, and where does Kupp fall into that mix?

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Power Basketball Coach Griff Bye Passes Away

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People all around the state of Montana are mourning the passing of Power basketball coach Griff Bye. 

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Senior Standout: Helena High's Terra Gilchrist

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Ever since her freshman year, Helena High's Terra Gilchrist has been the starter the Bengals lean on every game.

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Epic elite races highlight Bloomsday 2017 Video included

Elite winners Buze Diriba and Gabriel Geay. Elite winners Buze Diriba and Gabriel Geay.

Before the masses took to the course, the elite races started the 41st Bloomsday with a bang.

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5/7: Top 5 Plays

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Top plays from the week of May 1st-May 7th. More>>

Belgrade Softball Looks to Reach State Championship

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This year's Belgrade softball squad could be the one to get the Panthers to the state championship.

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Griz Fall in Big Sky Conference Title Game

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It was heartbreak for the Montana Grizzly softball team yesterday as they lost in extra innings to Weber State 6-5. 

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Day 2: Big Sky Regionals College Finals Rodeo

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Highlights from the second day of the Big Sky Regionals College Finals Rodeo at the Expo Park in Great Falls.

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Day 1: Big Sky Regionals College Finals Rodeo

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Highlights from the first day of the Big Sky Regionals College Finals Rodeo at the Expo Park in Great Falls.

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Trey Tintinger Beats World Record in High Jump

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Track meets always bring exciting elements, but Saturday's track meet was especially exciting for Helena High's Trey Tintinger as he broke a world record. 

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UGF Open Track & Field Highlights and Results

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Highlights and results from the UGF Open track and field meet held on Saturday, May 6th. 

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5/6: High School Softball Highlights and Scores

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Highlights and scores from high school softball games held on Saturday, May 6th.  More>>

5/6: High School Track Highlights and Results

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Highlights and results from high school track meets held on Saturday, May 6th. More>>

Future Griz, longtime Thompson Falls track coach form friendly rivalry

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Two Thompson Falls legends, separated by nearly five decades. Mackenzie Holt is a high school senior. A thrower, basketball player, and one of the newest members of the Montana Grizzly football team. 

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Locals react to LaVar Ball's $495 shoe

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LaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand unveiled the ZO2 shoe line that he designed for his son and UCLA basketball star Lonzo Ball on Thursday. This has caused mixed reactions among many people because the shoes retail for $495 and that is not the most expensive pair. A Lonzo Ball-autographed pair of the shoes, in the "Wet" color scheme, are being sold for $995.

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Empire face challenge in Storm's ball hawking defense

Rematch of last year's United Bowl Rematch of last year's United Bowl

The Spokane Empire and the Sioux Falls Storm will play each other Saturday in the Denny Sanford Premier Center for Indoor Football League supremacy. The Empire are currently in first place in the Intense Conference with a 6-1 conference record and a 7-2 overall record. The Storm sit in first place in the United Conference at 6-1, and are 8-1 overall.  The Empire will have a tough task ahead defending the run as the Storm's quarterback Lorenzo Brown and running back Robbie ... More>>

8C/10C Preview Track and Field Highlights and Results

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Highlights and results from the 8C/10C Preview track and field meet held on Friday, May 5th.

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John Hollow Resigns as Helena High's Boys Basketball Coach

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After six years as the Helena High boys basketball coach, John Hollow has resigned his position.

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Sounders set to host Reds for rematch of 2016 MLS Cup

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The Seattle Sounders are set to have one of the most anticipated matchups of the season when they host the Toronto Reds on Saturday. Last season, these two teams played each other in the 2016 MLS Cup that had one of the most dramatic finishes in MLS history.

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Helena High Softball Competing in Western AA Conference

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After a weekend sweep of Flathead and Glacier, the Helena High Bengals are in a very good position in the Western AA conference standings. The Bengals are in the top three along with their rivals the Capital Bruins and the Missoula Sentinel Spartans.

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Argo Minute: Kristina George & Bailey Henderson

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This week's Argo Minute features women's softball players Kristina George & Bailey Henderson. The duo answered sixteen questions correctly. More>>

Empire look to end Sioux Falls' 66-game home winning streak

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The Spokane Empire are preparing for arguably their toughest matchup of the Indoor Football League season when they travel to South Dakota to take on the Sioux Falls Storm on Saturday.  The pairing features the IFL's two conference leaders, with Spokane atop the Intense Conference standings, while Sioux Falls boasts the top mark in the United Conference.

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Baseball Great Frank Tanana Visits Great Falls

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3 Time All-Star Frank Tanana shares message about change after dealing with an arm injury

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Flame of Hope Carried Through Electric City

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Flame of Hope Carried Through Electric City

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CMR Defeats Great Falls High in Crosstown Matchup

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Both C.M Russell and Great Falls High had to show they had some patience because this Crosstown matchup took nine innings to decide a winner and the Rustlers came out on top.

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5/2 Cascade Top 10 Track & Field Meet Highlights and Results

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Highlights and results from 5/2 Cascade Top 10 track & field meet

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Seahawks re-sign former Skyline QB Jake Heaps

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While the Seahawks did not draft a quarterback over the weekend, they are, as expected, adding depth to that position group, starting with the signing of Jake Heaps, a local product who spent time with Seattle last year. Heaps, who was a standout at Skyline High School, spent training camp and the preseason with the Seahawks in 2016.

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CMR and Great Falls High Prepare for Crosstown Softball

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After a postponement due to weather, the big crosstown rivalry between Great Falls High and CMR continues with softball tomorrow. 

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Mariners prepare for 6-game home stretch

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The Seattle Mariners have an off-day today in preparation for a six-game home stretch between the Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Angels respectively. This comes after Seattle finished up a three-game series between Detroit and then Cleveland where they went 3-3 during that time.

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Senior Standout: Great Falls High's Miggy San Pedro

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Bison Tennis Star Miggy San Pedro Overcomes Obstacle that Almost Ended Tennis Career

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4/30: Top 5 Plays

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Top plays from the week of April 24th-April 30th. More>>

Helena Track Starts Qualifying for State

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The Helena Bengals are feeling pretty good about where the stand in the AA class.

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Butte Softball Continues Roller Coaster Season

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The up and down, roller coaster season for the Butte High softball team continued this week. 

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Montana/Montana State NFL Signees

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A complete list of Montana/Montana State football players who signed with the National Football League. 

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Former West Standout Dylan Donahue Drafted by Jets

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Donahue is following in his father's footsteps entering the NFL, where his father Mitch played four seasons with the Broncos and 49ers.

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Griz Sweep Idaho State Bengals in Double Header

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With its first win over Idaho State on Saturday at Grizzly Softball Field, Montana clinched a spot in the six-team Big Sky Conference tournament. 

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4/29: High School Track Highlights & Results

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Highlights and results from high school track meets held on Saturday, April 29th.

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Great Falls Tennis Invite, Day 1 Highlights & Scores

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Day 1 highlights from the Great Falls Tennis Invite held in Great Falls.

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Great Falls Spring Fever Tournament Highlights & Scores

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Highlights and scores from the Great Falls Spring Fever Tournament held on Friday, April 28th.

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Los Angeles Rams draft Cooper Kupp in 3rd round Video included

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Eastern Washington's record-setting wide receiver Cooper Kupp has found his NFL home. With the 69th pick in the 2017 NFL draft, the Los Angeles Rams select Cooper Kupp. 

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Seahawks select LSU OL Ethan Pocic with No. 58 pick

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The Seahawks used their second pick in the second round to add to their offensive line, selecting Louisiana State offensive lineman Ethan Pocic. Pocic, who was named first-team All-American by the Football Writers Association of America, was a three-year starter for the Tigers, primarily at center though he also has experience at right guard and right tackle. He was also named a second-team All-American by Walter Camp, the Sporting News and the American Foo...

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MSU-Northern Volleyball Coach Resigns

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Bill Huebsch resigns after 8 years with Skylights program

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SWX team joins Globetrotters game Video included

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The Harlem Globetrotters play in doubleheader exhibition games in Rimrock Auto Arena this weekend, so SWX Montana's Melinda Lee and Jake Jones met up with Anthony "Buckets" Blakes in Billings to try some Globetrotter tricks of their own. More>>

Great Falls Central Prepare for In-Conference Softball Tournament

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The Great Falls Central Softball team is preparing for the Spring Fever Tournament that GFCC is hosting this Friday and Saturday. The Mustangs are 9-6 overall and 3-0 in Eastern B/C conference plays.

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4/27 Helena Small Schools Invitational Track & Field Meet

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Highlights from Thursday's Helena Small Schools Invitational Track Meet

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Miles to Go - The Story of JJ Dorsch

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Every Saturday, JJ Dorsch hears an all too familiar sound, which means it's time to squeeze in a full work day before he hits the road with his fiancé and two dogs. 

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Frontier Conference Golf Championship Results

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Full results from of the 2017 Frontier Conference Golf Championships.

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Helena High & Capital Softball Teams On the Right Track

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Helena High & Capital High softball teams are on the right track as both teams are currently 1st and 3rd in the Western Conference standings.

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UGF's Gina Kowalchuk Dominates Frontier Conference Golf Championship Tournament

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It wasn’t a question of if, Gina Kowalchuk was going to win the Frontier Conference Tournament on Day 3, it was a question of by how much. The junior entered Round 3 with a 12 stroke lead and that gap grew to 18 by the tournament’s end.

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Seahawks trade Marshawn Lynch to Raiders

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After a year away from football, running back Marshawn Lynch is coming out of retirement to play for the Oakland Raiders. Because there were years remaining on the contract extension Lynch signed with Seattle two years ago, the Seahawks still controlled Lynch’s rights, so to facilitate Lynch returning to play with his hometown team,

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Helena High Takes First Crosstown Softball Win Over Capital

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The Helena High softball team that is currently ranked second in the Western AA conference standings improved the program's record to 7-5 and 6-1 after defeating Capital in a crosstown matchup on Tuesday evening.  Helena High - 3 vs. Capital - 2 More>>

Conrad-Choteau Softball Team Stresses Same Goals as Years Past

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Conrad-Choteau Softball Team Stresses Same Goals as Years Past

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4/24: Senior Standout - Jefferson's Kaylee Ottman

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Kaylee Ottman is one-of-a-kind. As in, she's the only senior on the Jefferson Track team. "It's a little small," Ottman said, "but I was the only freshman my freshman year, boys and girls." Kaylee competes in the long jump, triple jump and 4x100m relay. Her favorite event is the triple jump. She fell in love with at an early age. "My dad did it when he was young," Ottman said. "He introduced it to me in middle school. It's just fun. I love the fee... More>>

UGF Lacrosse Prepare for First Playoff Appearance

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Wins over #16 Metropolitan State – Denver and MCLA Division I Washington State University has Argo lacrosse moving up the MCLA Division II Under Armour Coaches’ Poll. After entering the top-25 poll for the first time in program history last week and #23, UGF rose two spots to #21.

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Argo Minute: Kylie Gonzales & Hanna Tarum - Women's Softball

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This week's Argo Minute features women's softball players Kylie Gonzales and Hanna Tarum. The duo answered eight questions correctly. More>>

4/23: Top 5 Plays

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Top 5 plays from the week of April 17-April 23. More>>

Lights Football Team Stresses Importance of Offseason Grind

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The MSU-Northern Lights football team held its annual spring game Saturday and there were some considerable differences compared to last year's team. 

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Defense Shines in Griz Spring Scrimmage

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Courtesy: Montana Sports Information A hat trick of interceptions from Josh Sandry led a defensive-heavy spring game that saw the White team take down the Maroon team 34-7 at Naranche Stadium in Butte. There were five total interceptions on the day, all of which came from the White defense. They held the Maroon passing attack, led by Reese Phillips and Gresch Jensen, to 23 completions on 41 attempts with zero touchdown passes. Head coach Bob Stitt loved what he saw from his n... More>>

Carroll Saints Hold Spring Game in Helena

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The Carroll Saints football team held its annual spring game at Nelson Stadium on Saturday. A handful of quarterbacks hit the field including senior leader Tanner Gustavsen.

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4/22: Great Falls Girls Track Invite Highlights & Results

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Highlights and team and individual results from the Great Falls Track Invite held on Saturday, April 22nd.  More>>

4/21 Crosstown Rumble Highlights

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UGF Softball Needs Miracle for Tournament Berth

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UGF Softball Needs Miracle for Tournament Berth

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Yellowjacket Bats Come Alive in Game 2 for DH Split Friday

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Bella Rovens tied the Montana State University Billings career hit record, going 5-for-7 to help the Yellowjackets split a Great Northwest Athletic Conference doubleheader at Northwest Nazarene University.

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Cats defensive line aiming to be disruptive force

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A good defense almost always starts up front. After taking a big step forward last season, the Montana State defensive line is hard at work trying to make this year even better.

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  • Argo Minute: Gabrielle Canibeyaz & Karlie Southworth

    Argo Minute: Gabrielle Canibeyaz & Karlie Southworth

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 9:06 PM EDT2017-05-25 01:06:02 GMT
    This week’s Argo Minute features women’s softball players Gabrielle Canibeyaz & Karlie Southworth. The duo answered eleven questions correctly.
    This week’s Argo Minute features women’s softball players Gabrielle Canibeyaz & Karlie Southworth. The duo answered eleven questions correctly.
  • Trevor Pepin Competing at NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

    Trevor Pepin Competing at NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-05-25 00:51:40 GMT

    Trevor Pepin has kept himself busy after high school, as he joined the military.

    Trevor Pepin has kept himself busy after high school, as he joined the military.

  • Griz Coaches' Barbecue

    Griz Coaches' Barbecue

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 12:10 AM EDT2017-05-17 04:10:30 GMT

    Griz fans and coaches were welcomed inside the Mansfield Convention Center in Great Falls for the annual Coaches' Barbecue. Bob Stitt, Shannon Schweyen and Travis Decuire and other athletic department members had a chance to meet their Central Montana supporters.

    Griz fans and coaches were welcomed inside the Mansfield Convention Center in Great Falls for the annual Coaches' Barbecue. Bob Stitt, Shannon Schweyen and Travis Decuire and other athletic department members had a chance to meet their Central Montana supporters.

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  • Josh Huestis Encourages Athletes During Hometown Visit

    Josh Huestis Encourages Athletes During Hometown Visit

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 12:47 AM EDT2017-05-23 04:47:06 GMT

    Tonight the Great Falls Tribune honored hundreds of student athletes who found success this season, but perhaps the biggest talk of the night was all about someone whose name you may have heard before - Josh Huestis. 

    Tonight the Great Falls Tribune honored hundreds of student athletes who found success this season, but perhaps the biggest talk of the night was all about someone whose name you may have heard before - Josh Huestis. 

  • West Alum, Jets' Linebacker Donahue Confident in NFL Future

    West Alum, Jets' Linebacker Donahue Confident in NFL Future

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:56 AM EDT2017-05-22 04:56:41 GMT

    Just over three weeks ago the NFL draft concluded with only one Montana being selected in the seven round draft, and he wasn't a member of the Cats or the Griz. Former Billings West star Dylan Donahue was chosen with the 181st overall pick in the fifth round of the NFL Draft by the New York Jets.

    Just over three weeks ago the NFL draft concluded with only one Montana being selected in the seven round draft, and he wasn't a member of the Cats or the Griz. Former Billings West star Dylan Donahue was chosen with the 181st overall pick in the fifth round of the NFL Draft by the New York Jets.

  • Josh Huestis to Speak at Sports Banquet in Great Falls

    Josh Huestis to Speak at Sports Banquet in Great Falls

    Saturday, May 20 2017 3:24 PM EDT2017-05-20 19:24:05 GMT

    Former C.M. Russell basketball player and now professional player Josh Huestis made a stop at the KFBB television station on Friday. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward will be speaking at the Great Falls Tribune's second annual Northcentral Montana Sports Awards Banquet on Monday.

    Former C.M. Russell basketball player and now professional player Josh Huestis made a stop at the KFBB television station on Friday. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward will be speaking at the Great Falls Tribune's second annual Northcentral Montana Sports Awards Banquet on Monday.

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