Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams hosted Northwest College on Saturday afternoon at the MCC Centra and nearly pulled out a sweep. The MCC women lost a tough one 64-57 in the first game, while the MCC men pulled off a dramatic 92-89 win in overtime. The Lady Pioneers fell to 11-13 overall on the season and 2-8 in the Region IX...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball team put together one of their better games of the season on Friday night against the Class AA Billings Senior Broncs. But, the Cowboys couldn’t come up with the points in the final minute and lost 63-57. “I thought we made a huge stride tonight,” Cowboys Head Coach...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team picked up a split of their two games over the weekend. They lost to Class AA Billings Senior on the road Friday night 73-42, but bounced back to beat Glendive in an Eastern A contest on Saturday night 52-36. With the split, the Cowgirls moved to 7-6 overall on the season and 5-2...
  •   Local sports calendar for Custer County District High School (CCDHS), Washington Middle School (WMS), Miles Community College (MCC) and other Miles City sports. Calendar dates are from Monday through Sunday, unless otherwise noted.  Note: Times for CCDHS Basketball are for varsity games. Freshmen games typically start at 4 p.m.,...

January, 2014

  •   Kent James “K.J. Cap” Keith, 92, of Ekalaka, died Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in the Dahl Memorial Nursing Home in Ekalaka. Mr. Keith was born Nov. 16, 1921, in Ekalaka, the third of four children born to James and Ethel (Adam) Keith. He grew up and attended country school in Carter County, later graduating from Spearfish High...
  •   One of the things I enjoy the most about this job is having people stop me to talk sports. I've yet to get tired of it after almost 10 years. Typically, people want to talk about the Cowboys and Cowgirls or the MCC teams. But at this time of year, the discussions are almost exclusively about the Super Bowl. And the question I receive...
  •   The Miles City fifth- and sixth-grade boys basketball league got started this week with two games on each Tuesday and Thursday nights. Timber Wolves 8, Thunder Cats 8 The Timber Wolves broke open a close game with a big third quarter in their season-opener. The Timber Wolves held a 6-4 lead at halftime, but then outscored the Thunder Cats...
  •     The Miles City Royals will be taking on the Billings Renegades in adult league hockey games on Saturday afternoon. There is free admission to the games which will be played at 12 p.m., and 4 p.m,. on Saturday at the Agri-Sports Complex.  The games are not affiliated with any leagues, but both teams will be gearing up for the...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams will host Pioneers in Pink in conjunction with their Homecoming activities on Saturday afternoon. The MCC teams will be playing Northwest College on Saturday, starting at 3 p.m., on Saturday. Show your support by wearing pink to the games. Ticket sales, 50/50 ticket sales, halftime pop shoots and...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams hosted Casper College last night in a Region IX North Sub-Region double header at the MCC Centra. The Pioneer men had won four of their last five Region IX games, but lost 92-70 last night to Casper. That dropped the Pioneers to 12-11 overall on the year and 5-5 in the North. The MCC women lost...