The state high school championship teams being inducted into the Butte Sports Hall of Fame this weekend will be honored at a separate event on Saturday morning.
The Butte Central Foundation will host a breakfast on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Maroon Activities Center for the 1984 Butte Central boys’ basketball team. It won the Class A state title with a 76-73 overtime win at the Butte Civic Center.
Six teams from Butte High School are being honored this weekend. The Butte Athletic Council will host a breakfast for the honorary Bulldogs’ teams at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Copper King Inn.
The six Butte High teams all won the state championship. The title winners are the 1984 and 1985 wrestling teams, the 1984 boys’ basketball team, the 1984 girls’ track team plus the 1984 and 1985 girls’ golf teams.
The general public is invited to attend either the Maroons or Bulldogs functions.
Following the Butte High breakfast, a tour will be conducted at the Bulldogs’ gymnasium at 12:30 pm. The Butte Athletic Council has upgraded its trophies and awards area at the Butte High gym.
The 2013 Butte Sports Hall of Fame banquet starts at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Butte Civic Center. Tickets are on sale at the Butte Civic Center.