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 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 26, 2015

MSU-Northern's Edwards reaches another milestone

Montana State University-Northern senior A’Jha Edwards has achieved a lot in a short amount of time as a Skylight. But on Wednesday night, Edwards found out she achieved one of the highest honors a... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 25, 2015

It's that time, it's HIT time

Whether it was in the famed old gym at Malta High School, or now in the Armory Gymnasium, the Hi-Line Invitational basketball tournament, or HIT as it's affectionately called, means a lot to a lot of... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 24, 2015

George Ferguson Column: Nothing but pride for our Skylights

Pride. That's a word that gets thrown around a lot in sports. Sometimes, it's even over used. But, when talking about the Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team, it's a word that... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 23, 2015

2015 Havre Daily All Hi-Line Girls Team

Every year, it seems like the Hi-Line, and Havre are a hotbed for some great girls basketball. Year-after-year, that seems to be a constant. And the 2014-15 girls basketball season was no different.... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 20, 2015

Lights open spring drills

Spring is arriving in Havre, and on the campus of Montana State University-Northern, that means spring football. Northern’s 2015 spring football session will be a new experience for all, as new... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 20, 2015

Sweet Win: Skylights crown Knights

Over the last two seasons, the Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team has done a lot of pretty incredible things. But on Friday afternoon in Independence, Missouri, the Skylights... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 19, 2015

Ice Hawks win Bantam state title

When Havre youth hockey teams play for state championships inside the Havre Ice Dome, things usually work out well. And that was the case for the Havre Ice Hawks Bantam team this past weekend.... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 19, 2015

Skylights face fast-paced Southern-New Orleans on Friday afternoon

The Montana State University-Northern Skylights played one of their most complete and dominant games of the season – at exactly the time they needed too most – in the first round of the NAIA... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 18, 2015

It's game time in Missouri

The Montana State University-Northern Skylights have been here before. Well, sort of. Granted, the Skylights were in the same position a year ago that they are today — playing a first-round game in... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 18, 2015

Rocky Boy players honored

In the 2014-15 high school basketball season, there’s wasn’t a district in Class B as good, deep and talented as the District 1B. And that fact is evident in the league’s All-Conference lists,... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 17, 2015

Getting to know the Lindsey Wilson Blue Raiders

It’s not uncommon at the NAIA national women’s basketball tournament for teams from around the country to meet for the very first time. In fact, it’s pretty standard. And that’s what will... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 17, 2015

District 9C girls honored

The 2014-15 girls high school basketball season came to a close two weeks ago. But the postseason honors are just starting to roll in. The District 9C recently released its 2014-15 All-Conference... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 16, 2015

Northern Heights

Basketball is a team game. It takes five players playing together at one time, all being on the same page to be successful. But, it sure doesn’t hurt to have a player so dominant, so intimidating an... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 16, 2015

Skylights going after more goals

When the Montana State University-Northern Skylights nearly knocked off eventual NAIA national champion Oklahoma City in the 2014 NAIA Sweet 16 last March, it was a bitter loss, but was also the... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 13, 2015

Havre's Evans shines on the track, again

Most people think of track and field as a spring and summer sport. But former Havre Blue Pony great Sammy Evans makes her mark in track and field in the winter. Evans, who has been a star for the... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 13, 2015

Send off the Skylights

Montana State University-Northern and the Northern Alumni Foundation will be hosting a public send off for the MSU-Northern women's basketball team on Sunday afternoon. The Skylights, who depart for... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 12, 2015

Skylights will face Lindsey Wilson in Missouri

The Montana State University-Northern Skylights have known they were going to the NAIA national tournament for a while now. Given how high the Skylights have been ranked throughout the season, an... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 11, 2015

Three Lights honored

Three Montana State University-Northern men's basketball players were honored for their season following Tuesday night's Frontier Conference championship game in Lewiston, Idaho. The league released... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 11, 2015

First Look: Ponies in a familiar field at state

In just a little over 24 hours, the Havre High boys basketball team will play in its second straight Class A state tournament. And when the Ponies finally take the floor Thursday night at the Brick... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 10, 2015

Northern women fight Griffins to the very end

If Monday night's Frontier Conference women's championship game was the last game the Westminster Griffins ever play in the league, then the Montana State University-Northern Skylights made sure the... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 10, 2015

Skylights earn Frontier honors

The Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team didn't quite win the Frontier Conference championship, and three of their five losses this season came at the hands of fellow Frontier... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 9, 2015

Northern set to face mighty Griffins tonight in Salt Lake City

This season, the Montana State University-Northern Skylights have played in six games against fellow nationally ranked NAIA opponents. And that’s just since the start of January. So playing in... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 9, 2015

Aiming High: Skylights down Argos

The Montana State University-Northern Skylights, for all intents and purposes, have had a spot in the NAIA national tournament locked up for a while now. But these Skylights aren’t a team that... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 9, 2015

Three Lights earn NAIA All-American

The sport of wrestling can be brutal sometimes. It can be cruel. It’s a fact every wrestler knows going in. And when you compete at the highest level of wrestling, in tournaments like the NAIA... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 9, 2015

Warriors end Lights' season

The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team has been to the last four NAIA national tournaments. It’s been quite the run. But to have a chance at a fifth straight trip to Kansas...


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