Helena, Capital playoff tickets on sale at schools
Tickets for Friday's crosstown semifinal football game between Helena High and Capital will go on sale at the high school main offices Wednesday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tickets are $6 for students, $7 for adults and a limited number of reserved seats for $8. Gates will open Friday at 5:30 p.m. No local passes, including seniors, will be accepted because this MHSA event.
The game is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Vigilante Stadium.
Lady Griz thump Black Hills State in exhibition
Madi Schoening scored 19 points and Hailey Nicholson added 14 as the Montana Lady Griz basketball team routed Black Hills State 70-46 in an exhibition tuneup Tuesday night.
In all, 10 players scored for the Lady Griz, who raced to a 39-18 halftime lead.
“It was nice to get everybody out there. They work so hard in practice, and they’re excited to finally play somebody else,” UM coach Shannon Schweyen said. “I’m happy that everyone got in and got a bucket down and a rebound.”
Montana opens its regular season at 6:30 p.m. Monday against Wyoming in Laramie. The first home game is Thursday, Nov. 16, against Kentucky.