Twin Bridges’ senior Allie Dale scored 20 points Friday night vs Whitehall and 21 points Saturday versus West Yellowstone “Which puts her in the elite 1,000 point club for her career,” said coach Hannah Konen. PHOTO COURTESY STEVE JANZEN
The Lady Falcons traveled to Great Falls to play in the state tournament for the first time since 2017 on Thursday, March 10. The Girls Class C State Tournament was held at the Four Seasons Arena.
The Lady Falcons played hard for four games to eventually bring home fourth place.
The Lady Falcons will take on Saco-Whitewater-Hinsdale at noon on Thursday, March 10 for the tournament opening game. With only eight teams remaining in competition, the play should be fierce. The winner advances to a 6 p.m. Friday night game against the prevailing team in the Melstone versus Box Elder match up.
The tenacious boys earned their spot in the consolation game after Friday’s close loss to the eventual champions, Manhattan Christian. The Wildcats won twice on Saturday, beating the Ennis Mustangs Saturday morning and edging out the Shields Valley Rebels in a nail biter consolation game by one point.
On Thursday, May 13, Charlie Kruer signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Dawson Community College in Glendive, Mont.
The Twin Bridges Falcon boys’ State C Tournament rollercoaster left the gates on March 11 with a much-anticipated matchup against Bridger– a 20-0 undefeated team known for its height and skill.
Twin Bridges Falcon Boys – State bound boys ready to bounce back
Twin Bridges is no stranger to district fame – with their boys’ most recent win they’ve taken home five straight district titles. But for the past four years, Manhattan Christian and Twin weren’t even in the same district. For the two years prior to Twin’s streak, when Manhattan and Twin shared the district, Manhattan took the title.
Harrison battled its way through district play last week, racking up the necessary wins to advance to Divisional tournaments starting Feb. 26.