Written by John Plestina
Brockton’s Matthew Rattling Thunder competes in the boys’ 1600 meter run. (Photo by John Plestina)
The top five finishers in each event at the Eastern C Divisional Track Meet at Wolf Point High School Thursday, May 22, qualified for the Class C State Track Meet, which will be held Friday and Saturday, May 30-31, in Great Falls.
Team scores: Culbertson 76, Circle 61, Savage 58, Fairview 56, Nashua 50, Froid-Lake 49, Hinsdale 49, Bainville 48, Westby-Grenora 38, Scobey 19, Richey-Lambert 12, Whitewater 5, Brockton 4, Dodson 2, Frazer 0, Lustre Christian 0, Opheim 0, Saco 0.
Cameron Lambert, Culbertson, fifth, 11.9.
Ryan Padden, Nashua, first, 23.3; Lambert, Culbertson, fourth, 24.6.
Lane Nickels, Nashua, first, 53.0; Adam Buxbaum, Cul-
Chance Hyatt, Bainville, first, 2:07.7; Tristan Sun Rhodes, Culbertson, second, 2:09.7; Nickels, Nasus, third, 2:10.7; Bailey Christoffersen, Froid-Lake, sixth, 2:17.1.
Chance Hyatt, Bainville, first, 4:31.9; Nickels, Nashua, second, 4:34.1; Sun Rhodes, Culbertson, third, 4:48.7; Khain Valenzuela, Froid-Lake, fifth, 4:51.7.
Chance Hyatt, Bainville, first, 10:58.9; Matthew Rattling Thunder, Brockton, fourth, 11:04.3; Beau Hyatt, Bainville, fifth, 11:09.9.
Culbertson, fifth, 47.3.
Nashua, first, 3;41.8; Culbertson, second, 3:44.3.
Jalen Hendrickson, Froid-Lake, second, 16.2.
Hendrickson, Froid-Lake, first, 42.3.
Adam Buxbaum, Culbertson, first, 6-1; Kade Guenther, Froid-Lake, second, 5-8; Chris Tufton, Froid-Lake, sixth, 5-4.
Lambert, Culbertson, third, 18-11; Hendrickson, Froid-Lake, fourth, 18-9¼; Shayne Cochran, Culbertson, sixth, 18-6¾.
Hendrickson, Froid-Lake, third, 40-5½; Cochran, Cul-
bertson, fourth, 38-11.
David Manning, Culbertson, first, 49-0; Rhett Harmon,
Bainville, second, 45-10.
Manning, Culbertson, first, 134-11; Harmon, Bainville, second, 130-6; Ryan Scanlan, Nashua, third, 123-11.
Hendrickson, Froid-Lake, second, 160-4; Taurean Baxter, Froid-Lake, fifth, 128-1.
Team scores: Scobey 102, Circle 76, Hinsdale 65, Westby-Grenora 62, Fairview 47, Richey-Lambert 41, Culbert-
son 25, Whitewater 23, Froid-Medicine Lake 22, Nashua 17, Saco 17, Dodson 13, Savage 10, Bainville 4, Brockton 0, Frazer 0, Lustre Christian 0, Opehim 0.
Cathryn Russell, Bainville, fourth, 1:06.9; Morgan Guttenberg, Nashua, sixth, 1:08.
Paige Robertson, Froid-Lake, fourth, 2:48.1.
Robertson, Froid-Lake, second, 6:17.4; Jaycee Lambert, Culbertson, sixth, 6:24.8.
Lambert, Culbertson, fourth, 14:56.0.
Culbertson, sixth, 58.5.
Froid-Lake, fourth, 4:54.0; Nashua, fifth, 5:03.8; Culbertson, sixth, 5:04.5.
Emily Nielsen, Culbertson, second, 51.9; Jennifer McBride, Froid-Lake, fifth, 57.6.
Ryah Young, Froid-Lake, sixth, 4-6.
Young, Froid-Lake, fifth, 14-1.
Young, Froid-Lake, sixth, 30-11½.
Mariah Machart, Culbertson, fourth, 30-10; Faith Keys, Nashua, fifth, 28-8.
Tessa Larsen, Culbertson, third, 82-9; Keys, Nashua, fifth, 82-1.
Keys, Nashua, first, 105-2.
Written by John Plestina
With the divisional track and field meet behind them, six Wolf Point and four Poplar athletes are looking to earn medals at the State Class B meet in Butte Friday and Saturday, May 30 and 31.
Both schools emerged from the Northern B Divisional Meet at Great Falls Saturday, May 24, with good showings. The top six in each event advance to state.
“Every boy we took to divisionals made it,” Wolf Point head coach R.C. Page said.
“Sonica [Archdale] made it in five events. She had a great day. She had two second place finishes,” he said.
Page praised Archdale, Shelby Hanks, Ashley Page and Kateri Rush for a personal best for the girls’ short relay team.
“Shelby Hanks high jumped exceptionally well and we finally got her to her goal of clearing five feet,” he said.
Page said he would like to have nice weather for the state meet, but he said rain was in the forecast.
“We always get crummy weather in Butte,” he said.
“We have some girls and boys who have a chance to earn a medal,” Page said.
Poplar head coach Brent Moore said his team has had a good season and he was hoping for the best at state.
Individual results are shown for Wolf Point and Poplar athletes only.
Team scores: Glasgow 152, Fairfield 107, Choteau 70, Cut Bank 62, Conrad 39, Shelby 38, Poplar 27, Harlem 15, Wolf Point 8, Plentywood 5, Malta 3, Rocky Boy 1.
Wesley Weeks, WPHS, fifth, 11.96.
Owen Lepper, WPHS, fourth, 23.77.
Richard Brown, Poplar, eighth, 2:29.13.
Chris LeMay, Poplar, seventh, 12:59.13.
Myltin Bighorn, Poplar, sixth, 44.95
Wolf Point, sixth, 47.64; Poplar, seventh, 49.07.
Wolf Point, sixth, 3:51.99.
Brady Babb, WPHS, seventh, 9-6.
TJ Tuttle, Poplar, first, 48-8.5; Sheridan Stranger Horse, Poplar, seventh, 40-6.5.
Tuttle, Poplar, first, 134-1; Stranger Horse, Poplar, third, 123-4.
Lepper, WPHS, seventh, 5-8.
Team scores: Glasgow 166, Malta 81, Choteau 78, Plentywood 54, Wolf Point 35, Fairfield 34, Shelby 26, Cut Bank 25, Poplar 16, Conrad 11, Harlem 1.
Hanks, WPHS, seventh, 28.42.
Archdale, WPHS, fifth, 1:05.8.
Drew Reum, Poplar, fifth, 13:29
Rush, WPHS, sixth, 52.24.
Wolf Point, fifth, 54.16.
Wolf Point, second, 4:29.56.
Hanks, WPHS, seventh, 13-11.75.
Shawna Hagadone, Poplar, first, 99-3.
Hagadone, Poplar, fourth, 30-9.
Archdale, WPHS, fourth, 31-5.
Archdale, WPHS, second, 109-2; Page, WPHS, fourth, 106-0.
Hanks, WPHS, third, 5-0.
Written by Herald-News
The Wolf Point High School tennis team finished the 2014 season at the state B-C tennis championships at Missoula Thursday through Saturday, May 22-24.
Sierra Hanks, Erin Presser, Tavie Reum and Carry Vandall represented WPHS at state.
No Wolves finished in the first five places.
Team scores were: Chinook 35, Townsend 31, Cut Bank 28, Fairfield-Power 23, Chester/Joplin/Inverness 13, Baker and Choteau 12, Bigfork 11, Loyola and Troy 9, Conrad 7, Superior-Alberton and Wolf Point 5, Valley Christian and Fort Benton 4, St. Ignatius 3, Eureka and Ronan 2, Simms, Boulder and Darby 1.
Written by Herald-News
Jeramiah Paine pitches. (Photos by John Plestina)
Nick Page in two photos.
Zeke Zimmer safe at third.
Xander Little Thunder gets a hit.
The Wolf Point Mosquitoes dropped a doubleheader to the Scobey Giants in Babe Ruth League action in Wolf Point Friday, May 16.
Scores were 11-8 and 11-10.
“They’re playing better baseball. They should have won the games. They lost on a couple of errors,” Coach Cody Sietsema said.
He said the Mosquitoes are working on their pitching.
“Scobey is probably the toughest team in the conference,” Sietsema said.
The Mosquitoes were scheduled to host Glasgow Coke for a doubleheader Wednesday, May 21, after The Herald-News’ deadline and Culbertson for a twin bill Friday, May 23 at 6 p.m.
Written by Herald-News
Wolf Point doubles team Erin Presser and Sierra Hanks, took second in doubles at divisionals in Baker Saturday, May 17. (Submitted photos)
The WPHS divisionals team (from left to right) Mercadeez Clark, Erin Presser, Sierra Hanks, Carry Vandall, Mandi Martin, Thea Smith, Tavie Reum and Kendra Landsrud.
Four of eight Lady Wolves will advance to state Saturday, May 24.
Erin Presser and Sierra Hanks took second in doubles, Carry Vandall took second in singles and Tavie Reum took forth in singles at divisionals in Baker Saturday, May 17.
They have an opportunity to advance to state at Missoula Thursday through Saturday, May 22-24.
At divisionals, Reum recorded a fourth place finish, defeating Haley Ash-Eide from Forsyth 6-0, 6-0, lost to Kylie Hadley from Baker 0-6, 0-6, defeated Wolf Point teammate Kendra Landsrud 10-5 and Margaret Uecker from Baker 10-2.
Vandall placed second in the tournament, beating Uecker and Hadley 6-4 and 6-2.
Mandi Martin lost two out of three to Anna Espeland from Baker and Wolf Point’s Landsrud.
Landsrud beat Baker’s Hadley (score not reported), lost tow of three to her teammate Vandall, defeated Wolf Point’s Martin and beat Michaela French from Forsyth. Vandall then lost to teammate Reum 5-10.
In doubles: Mercadeez Clark and Thea Smith won two out of three from Deb Lawson and Alex Gantchoff from Forsyth, lost two out of three to Braylea Wyrick and Savannah Hickey from Baker and lost to Hickey and Sam Smith of Baker.
Erin Presser and Sierra Hanks placed second, winning two out of three over Kayla Fulton and Maria Antonio-Luis from Forsyth, won two out of three over Hickey and Smith from Baker and lost two of three to Wyrick and Hickey from Baker.