MISSOULA -- Nick Jackson and Nate Deming, both of Billings West, have signed to join the track and field program at the University of Montana.
BOZEMAN — Morgan Sulser and the Billings Senior girls track team keep getting farther away from their competition.
BOZEMAN — Nick Jackson didn’t like his chances of winning. Taylor Mims didn’t even like her chances of being able to compete.
Now that they’re in, the Billings Senior girls have no intention of leaving.
Clearly, speed is more important than experience on the track.
With postseason track and field officially upon us, the end of the 2013 spring sports season is rapidly approaching. Only two weeks remain until the state meets on May 24 and 25.
I keep looking back over the results from Tuesday’s Midland Roundtable Top 10 meet in Laurel, and the same thing keeps sticking out to me: The Billings West boys are really good and have way more depth than I was expecting.
It’s always interesting to me to check track marks early in the season. The weather usually isn’t very good and kids have only been training hard for a couple weeks, so you never really know what to expect.
Billings West track athletes Mika Robinson, Kennedy Smith, Jacob Kvilhaug, and Nick Jackson talk about the Bears' boys and girls teams and preview the upcoming season.
(Editor's note: Jeff Hedstrom is a representative at montanatrack.com, an online resource for Montana high school track and field results, records, etc. Jeff is compiling previews for each class and plans to publish them over the next couple of weeks. While we're confident in Jeff's research…
St. Patrick’s Day is a couple weeks behind us, April Fool’s Day is just around the corner, and the mercury in the thermometer is bouncing around more than a 5-year-old hopped up on Mountain Dew. So it must be the beginning of the spring sports season.
I’m a firm believer in the whole “you can’t know where you’re going until you know where you’ve been” saying, so I find it quite helpful to look back at results from last season to prepare for this season – in any sport.
The race for the Class AA team title was as tight as expected Friday at the state wrestling tournament at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark.
HOUSTON -- Billings West's Nick Jackson won the bronze medal in the discus at the National Junior Olympic Games.
BUTTE — Dani Aragon and the Billings Senior girls got what they came for on Saturday.
The storyline is as intriguing as it is simple.
A year ago, the boys track-and-field team from Billings West had visions of winning a fifth state championship in a six-year span.
With 17 track and field state championship trophies on display in the school's main hallway, it goes without saying that Billings West has had its share of speedy sprinters over the years.
BUTTE -- Alex Wambach won the 100-meter dash and ran on two winning relays Saturday to help the Billings West boys cruise to the team title in the Swede Dahlberg Memorial track meet.