Wolf Point Herald

Divas Finish Third In Bismarck


Wolf Point’s Dribbling Divas traveling team finished third after playing five intense games at the Missouri River Tournament in Bismarck, N.D. The Divas are students at Northside and Frontier schools. Pictured are (front row, from left to right) Sarah Williams, Presley Grandchamp, Hamynie Campbell, (back row) Gracie Medicine Cloud, Ciera Michaelsen, Coach Jeremy Azure, Jaylee Azure and Luloni Miller.    (Submitted photo)

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WPHS Golfers Do Well At Recent Meets


Wolf Point’s Jeremiah Paine tees off during the Poplar Invitational at the Airport Golf Course April 17.   (Photo by John Plestina)

Wolf Point High School’s golf team competed at meets in Whitewater, April 14; Poplar at Wolf Point, April 17; and Glasgow, April 24.
April 14
Anamarie Long shot a 127 for a fourth-place finish among girls competing.
Jeremiah Paine shot a 97 for sixth-place. Other results for WPHS male golfers were: Jeremy Birkoski, 104, 10th; Cale Evans, 112, 14th; Jacob Boysun, 160.
Poplar Invitational
At Wolf Point
April 17
Paine took second-place honors with a 92. Evans shot a 117.
Glasgow Invitational
April 24
Paine shot a 86 for another second-place finish. Evans shot a 115 and Boysun, 131.
Long shot a 149 for a 10th-place finish on the girls’ side of the meet.
Wolf Point’s home meet is scheduled for Saturday, May 2. Divisionals, also at the Wolf Point’s Airport Golf Course, are Monday, May 4.

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Amerind All West Native Basketball Classic


The Fort Peck Housing Authority Youth Department sponsored boys’ and girls’ basketball teams from the Fort Peck Reservation that played in the 30th annual Amerind All West Native American Basketball Classic in Lakewood, Colo., in late March. It was part of the annual Amerind Native American Youth Weekend. The Fort Peck girls’ team finished in third place in the Silver Division. Pictured are (front row, from left to right): Ashtyn Hentges, Wolf Point, sophomore; April Brown, Brockton, senior; Mariah Weeks, Wolf Point, senior; Jessica Bauer, Wolf Point, senior; Jasmine Eder, Brockton, sophomore; (back row) Aileen Russell, Poplar, played for Brockton, freshman; Shaedel Adams, Frazer, freshman; and Nakiya Jackson, Frazer, freshman. A team photo of the boys’ team was not available. They are: Chris Azure, Culbertson, junior; Alex Lone Bear, Poplar, senior; Tyson Bridges, Wolf Point, senior; Justin Gray Hawk Jr., Culbertson, junior; Terrell Hamilton, Wolf Point, sophomore; Trevor Hamilton, Wolf Point, senior; Orlando Young, Poplar, sophomore; Boy Youngman, Poplar, sophomore; Waylon Youpee Jr., Poplar, junior.   (Submitted photo)

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Local Athletes Do Well At Glendive Elks Meet

The following results for top placing individual competitors from the Glendive Elks Invitational Friday, April 24, are for local athletes only.
Team scores: Glendive, 91; Jordan, 74; Sidney, 66; Westby/Grenora, 61; Miles City, 56; Baker, 48; Fairview, 36; Wolf Point, 24; Ekalaka, 18; Forsyth, 16; Culbertson, 14; Bainville, 12; Scobey, 8; Terry, 2; Wibaux, 1.
400 meter: Owen Lepper, WP, fourth, 54.10.
800 meter: Tristan Sun Rhodes, Culbertson, third, 2:08.33.
1600 meter: Sun Rhodes, Culbertson, second, 4:44.53; Beau Hyatt, Bainville, third, 4:53.19; Marques White Horse, WP, fourth, 4:58.19.
3200 meter: White Horse, WP, second, 10:54.57; Hyatt, Bainville, third, 10:55.74.
400 relay: Wolf Point, second, 45.94.
Team scores: Glendive, 70; Miles City, 69.5; Baker, 67.5; Sidney, 60; Forsyth, 49.5; Scobey, 36.5; Wolf Point, 36; Westby/Grenora, 34; Richey/Lambert, 32; Terry, 19.5; Wibaux, 14.5; Fairview, 14; Culbertson, 8; Bainville, 8; Jordan, 4; Plevna, 4.
800 meter: Sierra Summers, WP, first, 2:32.37; Kateri Rush, WP, third, 2:36.48.
1600 meter: Summers, WP, first, 5:39.16; Rush, WP, fourth, 5:49.52.
300 hurdles: Elise Romo, Bainville, second, 53.5.
Long jump: Emily Nielsen, Culbertson, fifth, 14-3½.
Triple jump: Nielsen, Culbertson, third, 31-8½.
High jump: Shelby Hanks, WP, third, 4-8.
Pole vault: Brenna Kurokawa, WP, sixth.

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Poplar Golf Off To Good Start

The 2015 Poplar Indian golf season has officially got underway with the first meet taking place at the Sidney Country Club, hosted by Fairview High School.
Participating schools included, Poplar, Plentywood, Westby, Culbertson, Scobey, Richey/Lambert, Fairview, Froid/Medicine Lake and Bainville.
The weather was nice, a little windy, but temperatures were moderate. Poplar golfers did quite well with Jordan Spotted Wolf turning in a personal best of 122.Damon Sadler turned in a 107 which placed him ninth overall and Lyndsey Young, who carded a personal best of 110, finished in fourth place overall.
The second golf meet of the season was the Poplar invitational in Wolf Point. There were six Class B teams and eight Class C teams participating with 57 total golfers.
The weather was perfect for golfing with temperatures in the low 70s and barely a breeze to be felt, which in turn enabled two Poplar golfers to card personal bests.
Jordan Spotted Wolf carded a 121 and Damon Sadler a 94, winning a chip-off as well to place him sixth overall in the tournament.
On the ladies’ side, Lyndsey Young carded a 115, winning a chip-off and placing her sixth overall in the tournament.

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