Missoula Hellgate is in the running for Best Boys Basketball Program of 2015 in a poll conducted by the USA Today and the Knights have already made the regional round.
That makes Montana’s State AA front-runner one of the top seven programs in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Idaho and Wyoming — but they need your help to reach the national finals.
Just vote online here as many times as you want. The second round (regionals) runs through noon on Thursday, Jan. 29.
Sometimes newspapers make mistakes. I know, I know, inconceivable right?
In this past week’s Prep Athlete of the Week, a Missoulian weekly staple among the sports pages, we nominated Tristen Clark of Deer Lodge football for the boys’ honor. He had thrown for two touchdowns, run for two more, caught a TD pass and also intercepted a pass on defense and returned that to the end zone for a touchdown.
Or so we thought. Continue reading