ENNIS -- Tanner Wood, an Ennis High School senior, quarterback of the school’s 2016 – and almost 2017 – championship football squad, has caught the eye of two newspapers as well as hometown Mustang followers.
Madison County’s high school athletes are seeing the end of spring sports season. Track and field teams were in Anaconda for the Top 8 meet on May 3, while the Mustang golf team ventured to Three Forks.
All Madison County track and field athletes participated in the Manhattan Christian Invitational on April 28, with many seeing success and even qualifying for the state meet.
According to head coach Chris McCown, the Ennis Mustangs hosted their first varsity meet at Madison Meadows Golf Course on April 28. “It was great weather and around 51 golfers, from both Class B and C attended,” said McCown.
Logan Crowley - 115
Students were back on course last week as they took to Livingston, Belgrade and Big Sky for meets. The Ennis Mustang golf team finally hit the greens and saw success, according to head coach Chris McCown. “There was no wind!” laughed McCown.
Jon Fortier: 108
Talon Fortner: 112
Whether you believe in the actions of a marmot named Punxsutawney Phil, or you think Mother Nature is just taking her course, winter has extended its stay in the state – much to the demise of Madison County’s spring athletes.
Student athletes are already back in action and prepping for spring sports. Track and field and golf athletes started practicing last week and are looking forward to successful seasons. Here’s a preview of what to expect this season on either the track, field or course!
Mountain One Volleyball club won the Electric City Tournament in Great Falls,
their first tournament of the club season, on March 18. They played a morning
round of pool play then competed in the Gold Bracket and took first place.
The Mountain One team includes three Lady Mustangs from Ennis:
Cick on the Photos link at the top of the page to see a huge photogallery from the 2018 state basketball tournament.
Students, teachers, parents and fans held a pep rally at Ennis School last Thursday to send off the Lady Mustangs to the state basketball tournament. The team ran a gaunntlet of adoring young fans and then posed for a team picture before boarding the bus to Butte. (G. Hamill photos)