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 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 17, 2014 

Scotties Making Some Points

Seven Scotties went unbeatable in the Glasgow Invitational last Saturday. The competition was Malta, Wolf Point and Poplar. Going undefeated were Kasey Seyfert (120) at 2-0, Mick Reyling (132) at... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 17, 2014 

Speech & Drama Team Has Most Excellent Time In Billings

The Glasgow speech and drama team attended the Billings Central High School Invitational Meet to compete against excellent competition – nearly 300 competitors from 24 other teams – and did well,...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 17, 2014 

Visiting Malta Next Up For 4-0 Scottie Boys, 1-3 Girls

Malta comes to town Friday to face a Scottie boys basketball team that's on a roll and a girls squad that seems to be improving. The boys defeated Baker, 73-42, on Saturday and Roundup, 75-48, on...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 10, 2014

Building Blocks Placed

The rebuilding has begun for Glasgow High School's storied wrestling program. This year's bigger and better version of the mat Scotties, with 15 roster members, placed 10th among 22 teams at last... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 10, 2014

Scottie Hoops: Season Opens With Mixed Results For Boys, Girls

Opening day at Glendive for the basketball Scotties brought mixed results. The boys wore down a young Class A Dawson County team, 58-37, in their first step to return to the state tournament. The girls, with a majority of their roster sophomores...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 10, 2014

Class C Showcase: Saco-Whitewater-Hinsdale Looks For Real

The Saco-Whitewater-Hinsdale Lady Panthers displayed their potential as a state contender at last weekend's Class C Showcase in Glasgow, the only area boys or girls team to go 2-0 in the season...

 
 By Jim Orr    News    December 3, 2014

Dinner Is Served

The weather outside was a bit frightful, but the feast inside was delightful. After the morning's freezing rain melted, 170 plates of traditional holiday meals were served at the 24th annual Valley... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 3, 2014

Speech & Drama Off To Hardin After Enjoying Some Home Cooking

The GHS speech and drama team heads to the Hardin Invitational this Saturday, Dec. 6, hoping to build off its fine Class B showing Nov. 22 at their first home meet under the program's new coaching staff. The Glasgow speech team won the first place...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 3, 2014

Time For Winter To Heat Up For Scotties

A new season – and a couple of new coaching eras – begin this weekend when the Scottie winter sports teams open their schedules. On the mat, former Scottie state champion Jory Casterline debuts as head wrestling coach when the Dawgs participate...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 26, 2014

Country Ball

America's original "dream team" struck men's basketball gold at the Rome Olympics, overwhelming all challengers by an average score of 101-59. The Boston Celtics stockpiled another NBA championship, t... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 26, 2014

Let The Games Begin! Winter Scotties Open Practice

Practice started last Thursday for the winter Scotties with some encouraging numbers right out of the box. GHS activites director Brenner Flaten said the number of participants on Day 1 totalled 16 in...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 12, 2014

The Dream Ends In Final Seconds

What the Glasgow football team won was the heart of an invigorated Scottie Nation. What they lost was their first game of the season and a shot at the state Class B championship that many considered... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 12, 2014

Volleyball Scotties Please Coach In Defeat

No. 4 tries harder. The Glasgow Scotties, the fourth and final team coming out of 2B in last week's Class B Northern Divisional Tournament, proved to be most competitive against eventual champion Choteau and then old rival Plentywood. The Scotties...

 
 By Jim Orr    News    November 5, 2014

Wanted: Your Recipes

What's cooking, Courier readers? You're invited to again submit your recipes to be featured in The Courier's annual holiday cooking special section on Wednesday, Nov. 19. Courier readers from near and far last year submitted nearly 100 recipes for... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 5, 2014

Divisionals Achieved

When the volleyball Scotties qualified for the Class B Northern Divisional Tournament, it was a goal achieved for the young squad. But once they get there, tourney host and favorite Choteau awaits in... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 5, 2014

Here They Go Again

Glasgow-Conrad, the sequel, brings more, more, more to you than did the first MaxPreps Top 10 clash two weeks ago between the Scotties and Cowboys. More is at stake. The winner in Saturday's 1 p.m....

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    November 5, 2014

Porkies Representing County At Divisionals

The Lady Porcupines of Nashua, Valley County's sole survivor in Class C volleyball, take a short drive on the team bus to Glasgow tomorrow for their opener in the Eastern C Divisional Tournament against 1C runner-up Richey-Lambert Fusion squad. The P...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 29, 2014

Districts Next For No. 3 GHS

A nine-day break ends and the postseason begins Thursday for the Scotties at the MHSA District 2B Volleyball Tournament at Plentywood. Glasgow, which last played Oct. 21 in a three-game victory at... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 29, 2014

Glasgow XC: Girls 4th, Boys 9th At State

Glasgow XC fell short of its team goals at State last Saturday in Helena, but they returned home with some individual accomplishments to celebrate and build upon. Seniors Josie Braaten and Amanda Wolff turned in All-State times for the girls,...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 29, 2014

Postseason Gold Rush Begins

Montana's top-ranked Class B football Scotties are sitting at 9 and 0 with four to go in their pursuit of the championship. The Big Dawgs, No. 1 in the statewide MaxPreps standings, begin their post...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 22, 2014

Glasgow XC Aiming High At State

Helena, here they come. The talented Glasgow XC runners, girls and boys alike, are aiming high for Saturday's MHSA 51st State Cross Country Championships. They have some momentum after last week's... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 22, 2014

Conrad Game: Postseason Preview

It's about to get serious for the Scotties, Montana's top-rated Class B football team in one of the rankings. This Friday's Top 10 matchup against visiting Conrad in the regular season finale should...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 22, 2014

Glasgow's Ed Boos: Hall Of Famer

Ed Boos, a Glasgow High School sports hall of famer, joins another hall Saturday: the Minot State University Athletics Hall of Fame. Boos, immortalized on the hall of fame wall near the GHS gym,...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 15, 2014

Scotties Ranked No. 1 In State

BY JIM ORR THE COURIER A turnover, bad break or penalty could end this amazing possibility in a flash, but here it is: If MaxPreps' top-ranked Montana Class B Scotties shut out visiting Plentywood on... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    October 15, 2014

Glasgow Girls Dig The Football

And the winner is ... The Glasgow Scotties girls fall sports teams. None of the girls were injured in Monday night's annual Powder Puff football game before a decent crowd at Scottie Field. "Lots of...

 

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