MISSOULA – Drummond opened its 2022 District 13C volleyball schedule Tuesday night, only to find a clean sweep of the Valley Christian Eagles underneath the wrapping. The Lady Trojans (2-0, 1-0) won 25-14, 25-11, 25-23. “We regrouped on Monday and came into this game hungry for a win,” said DHS Head Coach Paige Fickler after the win. “The girls communicated every play and hustled after every ball! I am so proud of their play, especially on the road! “Every day we strive to be
PHILIPSBURG – The Drummond and Granite volleyball teams were able to get oin some much-needed games Saturday at the Granite Invitational Tournament. Granite managed a 2-1 finish after pool play, earning them a spot in the bracketed playoffs. The claimed a first-round win over St. Regis before falling to the Blackhawks of Seeley Swan in the semifinals. Seeley went on to claim the tournament crown over Arlee. “There were a lot of ups and downs today,” remarked GHS Head Coach Ka
DRUMMOND – The Flint Creek Titans opened the 2022 season the way they have every season since 2017, with a win. Like many others, it was a convincing 52-16 rout of the visiting Choteau Bulldogs at Drummond High School. Prior to the game whispers of this being a close contest could be heard among some in attendance. But it didn’t take long for the Titans to squash the Bulldogs’ first series and find the end zone themselves. Flint Creek quickly moved the ball down to the Chotea
SUPERIOR – The defending District 13C champs picked right up where they left off last year with a cohesive team win over the Lady Bobcats in Superior. Drummond won the match 25-16, 25-19, 25-15. The Lady Trojans easily won the first two sets before Superior found their legs and took a 4-0 lead in set three. But Drummond was not to be denied their season-opening victory, rallying to tie the game and eventually create a lead they would never relinquish. “It was a great start to
CHARLO – It was a hard-fought match that saw the Lady Prospectors claim and early lead only to let it slip away at the end. Granite lost the match 25-18, 22-25, 12-25, 25-22, 8-15. After controlling set one, Charlo found its rhythm and took sets two and three. Trailing by one, the Lady Prospectors rallied to claim the fourth and tied the match at 2-2 before the Lady Vikings calimed the fifth set and the match. “Having a non conference game to start the season is always a grea
From a Montana Department of Transportation press release ANACONDA & PHILIPSBURG – The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) is inviting the public to learn more about upcoming work on Montana Highway 1 (MT 1) near Georgetown Lake. Two virtual open houses will be held online via Zoom on September 1 from Noon to 1 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. To register for a virtual open house and get more information about the project, visit the project website at https://www.mdt
GRANITE COUNTY - The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Granite County and eight others until 9 p.m. Other counties included in the alert are Beaverhead, Flathead, Lake, Lincoln, Mineral, Missoula, Ravalli and Sanders counties. Remember that if you hear the roar, head indoors!