CHICAGO – Billings Senior’s Taylor Mims has been named the Montana Gatorade Volleyball Player of the Year.
Billings just might be the setter’s capital of the state this volleyball season. With Senior, Skyview, West and Central all employing a 6-2 offense – an offense that requires two setters – the city has plenty to go around.
The Billings Senior volleyball team was named a recipient of the American Volleyball Coaches Association team academic award, one of 227 high school teams around the country to be so honored.
Though Jim Stanton is in his 13th season as the head football coach at Billings Central, his 22nd overall, the first day of practice still carries something new.
Jared Samuelson of Billings West and Kendal Manuel of Billings Skyview were named to USA Today’s 2013-14 All-USA Montana boys basketball team.
Fairfield’s Jill Barta, no stranger to late-game heroics, hit a 3-pointer with about four seconds left to lift Montana to a 57-55 win over Wyoming in the first game of the Montana-Wyoming All-Star Series Friday night at Sheridan College's Golden Dome.
At a cool 6-foot-4, there haven’t been many players who could stand toe-to-toe with Jill Barta throughout her spectacular four-year career at Class B Fairfield.
GREAT FALLS — Morgan Sulser oozes greatness on the track. But Billings Senior teammate Taylor Mims sees something more.
GREAT FALLS — Damien White thought it would take a jump of 22 feet to win the Class AA boys long jump Friday at the state track and field meet at Memorial Stadium.
The first day of the state track and field meet is relatively laid back for Morgan Sulser. It’s a straightforward routine: Run, qualify for the finals and enjoy the moment.
Orange and black reign.
The Midland Roundtable will hold its annual Athlete of the Year banquet Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center. Here are this year’s boys and girls finalists:
Tickets are available for the Midland Roundtable Athlete of the Year banquet Wednesday, May 21, at 7 p.m. at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
The 2014 track and field postseason has arrived. District track meets for Class B and C athletes are underway, divisional meets are next week and state the week after.
The Midland Roundtable announced its candidates for male and female athlete of the year Wednesday night at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
Photos of Maddy Emerick, Jace Henderson, Allie Lucas, Jenna Marsh, Morgan Sulser, Matt Dillon, Reece Quade, Koby Reyes, Zach Wall and Joe Zimmer, who were selected as the Midland Roundtable Athlete of the Year finalists.
The Billings Senior girls track and field team got another win at the Border Wars meet in Sheridan, Wyoming on Tuesday.
Darren Hecker acknowledges that distance runners are cut from a different cloth. Some of them run out of enjoyment, others out of necessity. For Hecker, it's a bit of both.
Billings Senior seniors Morgan Sulser, Jace Henderson, Jorey Egeland and Damien White preview the Broncs' 2014 boys and girls track and field seasons.
Jill Barta of the four-time undefeated champion Fairfield girls team will headline the Montana squad for the 39th annual Montana-Wyoming All-Star Basketball Series in June.