Size and speed will clash Saturday night in Laurel, and that could be the cognitive factor in determining who wins the 68th Montana East-West Shrine Game.
MILES CITY -- Having been to a few of these summer all-star practices over the past few years, I'm always amazed out how quickly the teams seem to come together. This year's Montana football team for the annual Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl is no different.
BUTTE -- Billings West's boys beat Butte 69-67 in double overtime on Monday night and can clinch the Eastern AA title and a spot in the state tournament by winning at Bozeman on Tuesday afternoon.
Kendal Manuel took over in the fourth quarter Saturday afternoon to carry Billings Skyview to a 58-47 win over Butte in Eastern AA boys basketball at the Skyview gym.
BUTTE -- Senior forward Dallas Cook scored 23 points on Friday night in leading Butte to a 73-65 victory over No. 5-ranked Billings Senior in Eastern AA boys basketball.
BUTTE -- Jake Eisenbarth ran 67 yards for the game-winning touchdown early in the fourth quarter Friday night, and reigning State AA champion Butte fought off Billings Senior 26-20 in what was the season-opening football game for both schools.
BUTTE -- Dallas Cook scored 21 points and Butte made 24 of 39 free throws Friday night in beating Billings Senior 73-68 in Eastern AA boys basketball.
Playing without guard Daine Muller for the first time this season, Billings Skyview scratched out a 44-37 victory over Eastern AA foe Butte on Friday at the Falcons’ gym.