Area Legion players help Dawson CC get to national tournament
Several players from western Montana Legion baseball teams were part of the Dawson Community College team that advanced to the national junior college tournament.
DCC, of Glendive, lost 3-1 last Sunday to Columbus (Ohio) State and was eliminated.
Playing for Dawson were Kevin Perez, who played for the Bitterroot Bucs; Andrew Van Marle, who played for the Bitterroot Red Sox; and Adam Henry, who played in the Missoula Mavericks program.
MCA hands out winter awards
GREAT FALLS (AP) - The Montana Coaches Association announced its selections for the coaches of the year for winter sports.
In volleyball, Maureen Boyle of Kalispell, Jackie Fuller of Whitefish, Laurie Kelly of Roundup and Carla Schwend of Harlowton were the winners.
The association honored wrestling coaches David Maier of Billings Skyview, Scott Filius of Havre and Mark Johnston of Glasgow.
Recipients for boys' basketball were Mike McLean of Great Falls Russell, Ray Augare of Browning, Mike Sauvageau of Three Forks, and Grinnell Day Chief of Heart Butte.
The awards will be presented in August during the Montana Coaches Association Clinic at Great Falls Russell.