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 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 30, 2014 

Four Frontier teams still ranked in Top 25

There wasn’t much of a shake up at the top of the newest NAIA Football Coaches Poll. But there was a shake up in the Frontier Conference that affected the poll. The New NAIA Top 25 was released...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 30, 2014 

Hi-Line Volleyball Roundup: North Star, Chinook sweep 6C matches

It was certainly a busy weekend of high school volleyball on the Hi-Line. And when the dust settled on the last three nights of action, area teams had reached the halfway point in the 2014 season. Nor... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 30, 2014 

What we saw, what we'll see

On the last weekend in September, the realization hit home that the fall sports season is already half over. It’s already getting to be crunch time in high school football season and volleyball...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 30, 2014 

Rocky Boy, Harlem runners shine

Long distance runners from Rocky Boy and Harlem are having a good fall so far. And both teams were in action at different cross country meets this past weekend. Rocky Boy runners raced in the Cut...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 29, 2014

Raided at home: Raiders 45, Lights 24

There isn't a team in the Frontier Conference that has been able to slow down the Southern Oregon University offense this season. And while the Montana State University-Northern Lights tried as hard... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 29, 2014

Game Day Notebook: Lights left to wonder what might have been

In the first half of Saturday’s battle with nationally-ranked Southern Oregon, it looked like a Montana State University-Northern upset was certainly brewing. Like the rain storms hanging around... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 29, 2014

George Ferguson Column: It's only a matter of time before the Lights break through

Southern Oregon head coach Craig Howard said it, Montana State University-Northern safety Hunter Chandler said it too following the Lights’ 45-24 loss to the nationally-ranked Raiders Saturday at... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 29, 2014

Pony girls take second at Central A golf meet

Golf can be an unpredictable sport. High school golf can be even more so. And unpredictable things happened to the Havre High golf teams at this past weekend’s Central A Divisional tournament....

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 29, 2014

Skylights get needed win

Sooner or later, the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team was going to break through. With how much talent the young Skylights have, it was just a matter of time. That breakthrough came...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 26, 2014

Lights brace for air raid on Homecoming

There's a lot of football left in the Frontier Conference season. But it's safe to say the Montana State University-Northern Lights' backs are against the wall. And Northern's next opponent is a team... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 26, 2014

Skylights swept in Utah

Another trip to Salt Lake City, another tough loss for the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team. It just seems like the Skylights can’t get over the hump when playing at Westminster....

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 26, 2014

Pony golfers on a quest for hardware

Everything about the high school golf season is a prelude to what the Havre High boys and girls golf teams are about to face. Every round, every swing, every putt, it's all been a warmup for the 2014...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 26, 2014

Griz, Cats face Homecoming tests

Coming off of heartbreaking defeats against the top two teams in the FCS, the Montana Grizzlies and Montana State Bobcats are set to bounce back. Saturday, the No. 7 Grizzlies (2-2) open Big Sky...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 26, 2014

Friday Night Lights: Now it's really real

The preseason in Class A high school football can be a long one. For teams in the Central A Conference, it's even longer. To play a nine-game schedule in the Central A, teams need to play five nonconf...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 26, 2014

Raiders take out Lights on Homecoming

The Montana State University-Northern Lights hung in as well as anyone in the Frontier Conference has against Southern Oregon. But in the end, it wasn't enough. The No. 7 Raiders outscored the Lights... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 25, 2014

Frontier Notebook: Frontier title chase still a mystery

The first quarter of the Frontier Conference football season is in the books. And while teams have learned plenty about themselves through their first three or four games, I'm not sure the league has... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 25, 2014

Skylights seek redemption on the road

Losing streaks are meant to be broken. And the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team is ready to shatter the one the Skylights are on. And they don't want to wait any longer. Northern... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 24, 2014

George Ferguson Column: Even in a loss, Cats, Griz have a big impact

Expectations at the University of Montana, as it relates to football, have been very, very high for a long, long time. When you become as good and powerful as the Grizzlies have been for nearly two... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 24, 2014

MSU-N rodeo teams ride in Miles City

The Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s rodeo teams are almost done with the fall portion of the Big Sky Region Schedule. Last weekend, the Lights and Skylights were in Miles City... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 23, 2014

Hi-Line Volleyball Roundup: Perfect weekend for Beeters, Knights

It’s conference time, and soon teams across the Hi-Line, and all over Montana will be battling it out for coveted berths in postseason play. And the conference season really started to heat up this... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 23, 2014

Four Frontier teams ranked

Four Frontier Conference football teams remain ranked in the NAIA Top 25. But there was a major shift in the new NAIA Coaches Poll, which was released Monday afternoon. After Carroll College defeated...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 23, 2014

What we saw, what we'll see

It’s unusual for Havre to be without a football game on Festival Days weekend. But no football didn’t mean no excitement in the world of local sports. Festival Days is always a busy time for...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 22, 2014

Skylights tripped in home debut

After four grueling weeks on the road, after some difficult losses at the hands of some very good teams, the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team couldn't have been happier to see the ins... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 22, 2014

Dawgs run by Lights

The Montana State University-Northern defense had really been putting up some strong numbers, and a strong front during the first three weeks of the 2014 season. But the Lights found out how the other...

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 22, 2014

HHS golfers finished with regular season

The Havre High golf teams are ready for the Central A Divisional tournament. And the Blue Ponies got ready with two tough tournaments against the Eastern A last week. Havre was in Billings for the...

 

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