Wolf Point Herald

Wolf Point, Poplar Athletes Compete At State B Track



The first photo is Wolf Point freshman Sierra Summers (far left) on the podium at the State B girls’ 1600 meter race in Kalispell Saturday, May 23. Summers ran a season best 12:09.35 to grab sixth- place in the race.   The second picture is Wolf Point freshman Marcus White Horse placing seventh in the boys’ 1600 meter race. White Horse nearly medaling in a talented boys’ field while also beating former state champion Tyus Mendoza from Colstrip in the process. Mendoza finished eighth in the race.   The third picture is Wolf Point's Austyn Juve warming up before running with the Wolf Point boys’ 4x400 relay team prior to the finals3. Team members include: Brady Babb, Owen Lepper, Andrew Heser and Juve. They finished second in their heat.   The final picture is Poplar's Myltin Bighorn capping off his senior season with the 4x400 relay.  Bighorn along with Angel Boyd, Jeff Berger Jr. and Tuyen Tran qualified for the state finals in the relay.   (Submitted photos, John Summers)

The following are results from the State Class B Track meet that was held at Kalispell, Friday and Saturday, May 22 and 23.
Wolf Point freshman Sierra Summers finished sixth in the state in the 1600 meter run with a time of 12:09.35.
The Wolf Point girl’s team finished in 24th place.
Results were not posted for the Wolf Point boys.
More information for Wolf Point and Poplar boys’ and girls’ track will be in the June 4 Herald-News.

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WPHS, Poplar Athletes Advance To State Track Meet


These Wolf Point High School track team members are going to state at Kalispel this coming weekend. Pictured are (front row, from left to right) Ronnell Santos, Ashtyn Hentges, Shelby Hanks, Brenna Kurokawa, Kelsie Neubauer, Sierra Summers, Jaki Harada, Samantha Goodman, (back row) Kateri Rush, Austyn Juve, Owen Lepper, Kenny Boos, Andrew Heser, Brady Babb, Wes Weeks, David Knerr, Marques White Horse and Cole Grandchamp.   
(Photo by John Plestina)

The following are results for the Northeast B Divisional track meet at Glasgow, Saturday, May 16.
Individual results are reported for Wolf Point and Poplar athletes only.
Team scores: Glasgow, first, 136; Fairfield, second, 71; Wolf Point, third, 55; Cut Bank, fourth, 52; Conrad, fifth, 45; Shelby, sixth, 42; Choteau, seventh, 30; Malta, eighth, 28; Poplar, ninth, 21; Plentywood, 10th, 7, Rocky Boy, 11th, 6; Harlem, 12th, 3.
100 meter: Andrew Heser, WP, third, 11.74.
200 meter: Owen Lepper, WP, fourth, 23.88.
400 meter: Lepper, WP, first, 55.02.
1600 meter: Marques White Horse, WP, fourth, 5:14.77; Mathew Rattling Thunder, Poplar, fifth, 5:16.17.
3200 meter: Rattling Thunder, Poplar, second, 11:15.44; Marques White Horse, WP, third.
110 hurdles: Kenny Boos, WP, fifth, 17.94.
300 hurdles: Myltin Bighorn, Poplar, third, 45.44.
400 relay: Wolf Point 46.67; Conrad 47.54; Glasgow 47.81; Choteau 48.66; Fairfield 48.76; Shelby 48.86.
1600 relay: Malta 3:46.88; Wolf Point 3:51.54; Fairfield 3:52.95; Conrad 3:53.47; Shelby 3:57.22; Poplar 4:01.55.
High jump: Lepper, WP, sixth, 5-4.
Pole vault [uncontested due to weather; according to MHSA rule, the top six who were qualified from districts, including ties, move on to state]: Brady Babb, WP, sixth, 10-6.
Shot put: David Knerr, WP, fourth, 40-11; A.J. Hollom, Poplar, fifth, 40-5.
Discus throw: Andrew Moran, Poplar, fifth, 104-3.
Team scores: Glasgow, first, 136; Fairfield, second, 71; Wolf Point, third, 55; Cut Bank, fourth, 52; Conrad, fifth, 45; Shelby, sixth, 42; Choteau, seventh, 30; Malta, eighth, 28; Poplar, ninth, 21; Plentywood, 10th, 7; Rocky Boy, 11th, 6; Harlem, 12th, 3.
100 meter: Kylee Stump, Poplar, sixth, 13.66.
800 meter: Sierra Summers, WP, fourth, 2:39.43; Kateri Rush, WP, fifth, 2:39.82.
1600 meter: Summers, WP, second, 5:51.94; Rush, WP, fourth, 6:11.97.
3200 meter: Summers, WP, third, 12:58.88; Kelsie Neubauer, WP, fourth, 14:09.17.
400 relay: Glasgow 53.16, Choteau 53.68, Malta 54.1, Fairfield 54.2, Cut Bank 57.07, Wolf Point 57.33.
1600 relay: Glasgow 4:32.26, Choteau 4:33.88, Malta 4:39.17, Shelby 4:42.59, Wolf Point 4:53.50, Cut Bank 5:01.09.
Long jump: Shelby Hanks, WP, fifth, 14-7.
High jump: Hanks, WP, fourth 4-6.
Pole vault: Brenna Kurokawa, WP, second, 7-6.
Shot put: Katrina Whiteman, Poplar, sixth, 31-6.
Discus throw: Whiteman, Poplar, sixth, 79-2.
Javelin throw: Ashtyn Hentges, WP, second, 100-7.

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Frontier Athletic Awards


Frontier Elementary School honored all of the K-8 school’s elementary and junior high athletes from the 2014-2015 school year at a dinner and awards presentation Tuesday, May 12.   (Photo by John Plestina)

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Yellowjackets Rained Out


No baseball for the Yellowjackets Saturday, May 16. Home plate was under water at 1 p.m., the scheduled start time for the first game of a scheduled doubleheader with Glasgow FES. Another doubleheader at Scobey was canceled on Sunday, also due to weather. The Yellowjackets were rescheduled to host Glasgow FES Tuesday, May 19. The games at Scobey had not been rescheduled as of Monday. The Yellowjackets are next scheduled to play at Cul-
bertson Monday, May 25.    (Photo by John Plestina)

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Jeremiah Paine Shoots A Combined 170 At State Golf Meet

Wolf Point High School golfers Anamarie Long and Jeremiah Paine participated in the state tournament last week in Huntley Project and Shepherd.
At the Eaglerock course, Paine shot 88 the first day and 82 the second day which included a personal best. He finished with a total score of 170 placing him tied for 34th out of 79 golfers.
Long shot a 111 the first day, which was a personal best for her, and a 119 the second day finishing up with a 230. She tied for 48th out of 66 golfers at the state tourney.
“These two did great for being freshman at the state tourney. They got a lot of compliments from their markers and other coaches. I am very proud of these two. What more could I ask for? We had our personal bests at the state tourney on some pretty tough courses,” coach Rodney Paulson said.
Lyndsey Young of Poplar shot a combined 271.

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