Wolf Point Herald

Legion Baseball Likely Next Year; Cal Ripkin Program A Possibility

With a six-year absence from Wolf Point, American Legion Baseball is likely to return next year.

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‘Jackets Finish Fourth In Playoffs; Seven Players Named All-Stars

The Yellow Jackets recorded their best season in several years, posting a fourth place finish at the Babe Ruth League playoffs in Glasgow Friday and Saturday, June 24-25.

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Yellow Jackets Enter Playoffs

The Yellow Jackets enter the Babe Ruth League playoffs in Glasgow Friday and Saturday, June 24-26, with a 7-8 record, finishing the regular season splitting a doubleheader with the Culbertson Cubs at Burke Field Friday, June 17.
Playoff seeding and game times were unknown early this week.

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Weather Puts Yellow Jackets’ Season In A Holding Pattern

Rain in Glasgow Friday, June 10, prevented the Yellow Jackets from playing a complete game with Glasgow Coke. Wolf Point, remaining even in the standings at 6-6, have doubleheaders to make up with both Coke and Scobey.

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Former Wolf Point Boy Makes His Mark With The Detroit Lions

One former Detroit Lion began his life in Wolf Point, moving away from northeast Montana when he was a child.
Casey FitzSimmons, now 35, played his entire seven-season career as a tight end for the Detroit Lions. He was undrafted in 2003 and then signed with Detroit.

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