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Madison County basketball teams inch closer to the district tournament

Ennis Boys The Mustangs were home last weekend as they invited the Prospectors from Granite to a conference matchup. Just a week shy of the district tournament, which is set to take place in Butte on Feb. 17 and 18, the Mustangs were able to add another “W” to their record, defeating the Prospectors 62-33. […]

Harrison hosts top two 12C teams

The gym was packed with passion as every player, whether they donned red and black or purple and white, fought for possession of the ball, taking elbows to the back and hits to the floor. Bruised knees and sweat covered brows could not hold either team back, but it was the Lady Falcons who walked away victorious.

Harrison teams victorious on the road in Sheridan

The first Madison County basketball game of the New Year came on Jan. 3 when the Sheridan Panthers hosted the Harrison Wildcats. Despite cool temperatures outside, the court saw heat as the Wildcats and Panthers battled back and forth for possession of the ball, resulting in close games for both teams. In the end, however, both Wildcat teams were victorious.

Ennis, Twin Bridges players represent Madison County in Shrine game

Waking up Christmas morning is always and easy to do, but this Christmas was extra special for five Madison County footballers.
“It kind of took a minute to set in and for me to realize how big it is,” said Ennis’ Ty Morgan.
Morgan, along with his Mustang teammates Gavin McKitrick and Jack Knack, and Twin Bridges’ Wesley Harshbarger and Cooper Christensen were selected to participate in the 71st annual Montana East-West Shrine game, which is slated for July 15, 2017, at Rocky Mountain College.

Weather forces cancelation of most Madison County basketball games

Due to plummeting temperatures, high winds and blowing and drifting snow, all Madison County basketball games for Dec. 16 were postponed. The Harrison vs. Sheridan game was rescheduled for Jan. 6, and the Ennis vs. Twin Bridges game was rescheduled for Feb. 7. Read on for information about the games that did happen: http://digital.madisoniannews.com/sub/account_login.asp