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 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 22, 2014

Nationals fall in season, home debuts

It may seem strange to call the Glacier Nationals debut representing the community of Havre successful after dropping back-to-back games to open the season. But judging from the packed house at the... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 22, 2014

Pony spikers get coveted win

Coming into the weekend, the Havre High volleyball team had yet to win a match, and because of that they were determined to walk away from the match against the Browning Indians as the victors, which... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 22, 2014

Ponies crush Red Devils for first win

Leading up to the fourth game of the season, the Havre High football team had played some good football, but for some reason the team had yet to put it all together. That changed Friday night as the...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 22, 2014

Pony runners faced the best

There is no cross country meet that has tougher competition than the Mountain West Classic and this past weekend, the Havre High cross country teams figured out just how difficult it is. Competing at...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 19, 2014

Pony spikers host rival Browning tonight

It's been a frustrating start to the season for the Havre High volleyball team after going winless in its first six official matches. Yet, part of the reason for the struggles has been a high level...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 19, 2014

Ponies search for first win in Glendive

To say that the Havre High football team is in desperate need of a win would be an understatement. The Blue Ponies have lost three very winnable games and even though they have yet to begin Central A... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 19, 2014

It's time to play hockey

In Havre, sports and Festival Days go hand in hand, it’s tradition, and you can’t have one without the other. This weekend, the Glacier Nationals of the North American Tier 3 Hockey League open...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 19, 2014

Friday Night Lights: The Numbers Game

In Class C football in Montana, whether it is Six-Man or 8-man, enrollment and participation numbers matter. Normally, more kids means more success. For Chester/J-I, numbers have never been an issue...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 18, 2014

Glacier geared up to hit the ice

The wait for high level junior hockey in Havre is almost over as the Glacier Nationals will finally hit the ice for live action this week, after months of anticipation. The Nationals, who relocated... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 18, 2014

Ponies pumped to run in Missoula

After taking a couple of weeks to get their feet wet in the early part of the 2014 season, the Havre High cross country teams will be on the big stage this weekend at the prestigious Mountain West...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 17, 2014

Get to know the Nationals

The colder the weather gets, the closer we get to hockey season. That means that before we know it, the Glacier Nationals of the North American Tier 3 Hockey League will be making their debut in... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 16, 2014

Northern rodeo proves tough and entertaining

For most of the season, the Montana State University-Northern rodeo team will be on the road. Yet, this past weekend, the Lights and Skylights got to enjoy some home cooking. In a three-day event... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 16, 2014

Hi-Line Football Roundup: Knights get past Bears in a shootout

In the North Division of Class C Six-Man football, every game is a conference game, and if a team wants to qualify for the six-man playoffs, then every game is a must win. Last Saturday in Box Elder,... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 15, 2014

Blue Ponies suffer a home heartbreaker

Football is a game of emotion, with momentum constantly changing back and forth. Against Sidney, the Havre High football team felt both the emotional highs and lows of football on a roller coaster... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 15, 2014

Bear Claws: Battlin' Bears 32, Lights 18

To defeat the nationally ranked Rocky Mountain College Battlin' Bears, the Montana State University-Northern Lights knew they would have to play a near perfect game. Unfortunately, the Lights did the... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 15, 2014

Ponies enjoy one last round at home

A golfer has to be brave to play high school golf in Montana. At least brave enough to face the elements for 18 holes, which is exactly what the Havre High golf teams did this past weekend at Beaver... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 15, 2014

MSU-N Notebook: RMC found a way against valiant Lights

One thing that defines great teams is that they know how to win. It isn't always pretty, but it doesn't have to be. At the end of the day, a win is a win. Saturday, Rocky Mountain College showed why...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 15, 2014

Chris Peterson Column: Special team's mistakes hurt MSU-N all day

Football coaches always talk about the importance of executing in all three phases of the game; offense, defense and special teams. But most people just write that off as coach speak with special teams often being overlooked. Yet, as the Montana...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 12, 2014

Blue Ponies hoping to ground Eagles

Few things are more rewarding than winning a football game. The preparation involved for each game is immense. There is practice, film study and playing the actual game. Unfortunately that winning... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 12, 2014

HHS spikers fall to Conrad

The atmosphere inside the Havre High gymnasium was electrifying as the Havre High volleyball team took to its home court for the first time this season against the Conrad Cowgirls. Yet, the hometown f... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 12, 2014

Havre High harriers ready to run in Malta

After getting their taste of competition a week ago at the Cut Bank time trials, the Havre High cross country teams are ready to compete for real this week in their first team competition of the seaso...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 12, 2014

Friday Night Lights: Showdown in Box Elder

In the Northern Division of Class C Six-Man football, every game is important and every week is a battle. This weekend will be no different. Along the Hi-Line the focus will be on the Box Elder Bears...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 11, 2014

Pony spikers make home debut tonight

There is something different about playing in front of the hometown crowd. And after beginning the 2014 season on the road, the Havre High volleyball team is itching to take the floor at the HHS... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 10, 2014

Hi-Line Athlete Profile: Jordyn Warren, Havre High Volleyball

With every season, new hope emerges, and for the Havre High volleyball team, there is optimism that the Ponies can make it back to the Class A State tournament for the first time under head coach... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    September 9, 2014

Hi-Line Football Roundup: Stars win in Havre, Bears fall in Sunburst

It was another exciting weekend of high school football along the Hi-Line as a number of local teams had important conference matchups on the docket. One such game was in Sunburst, where the Box... Full story

 

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