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Blue Ponies make up Lewistown game today


May 5, 2014

Daniel Horton

Harlee Boucher and the Havre High fastpitch softball team will play the Lewistown Golden Eagles in a Central A game today in Havre. The Ponies were set to host the Eagles, and other teams in the Havre Invitational last Saturday, but the event was cancelled due to poor weather. Today's game starts at 1 at the Sixth Avenue Memorial Field.

Spring rain is always a threat to softball games, but the rain that rolled through Havre over the weekend shut down an entire tournament.

Saturday, the Havre High softball team was poised to host the annual Havre Invite at the Sixth Avenue Memorial Field in Havre. But rain rolled over the Hi-Line and instead, the tournament was canceled and the Central A matchup between the Blue Ponies and Lewistown Golden Eagles was postponed.

Today, the Ponies, 2-2 in the conference standings and 4-2 overall, and Eagles will take the field in Havre at 1 p.m. The rest of the nonconference opponents, Conrad, Glasgow, Shelby and Cut Bank, which were also scheduled to play in Havre Saturday, will move on with the rest of their schedules.

The matchup between the Ponies and Eagles will prove to be important, adding to the quick reschedule. The Ponies are looking to take their game back to the state level this season, and a win over the Eagles could prove to be the way in. In early April, the Ponie...

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