The Titans are trying to put the finishing touches on back-to-back state titles. The Blue Hawks are looking for their first championship in 47 years.
Roundup of high school football semifinal action from Saturday.
While 8-Man finds some order in the latest 406mtsports.com high school football rankings, Class B is proving to be the most topsy-turvy.
Rebounding from an opening-day one-point defeat, Butte showed it has some mettle by knocking off previous No. 3 Helena.
Cutler had surgery to repair a torn labrum in March, which may require up to a year of recovery.
MISSOULA — Jason Ostler had long wanted to get back into football after being away for over a decade.
Both athletes led their teams to state championships in November.
Flint Creek's state championship on Saturday represented a storybook ending for coach Mike Cutler, his son Kade Cutler and many others on the team.
Flint Creek finished off a perfect season with a blowout win over Scobey in the State C 8-man championship game Saturday afternoon.
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Flint Creek is once again headed to the 8-Man state championship football game
Flint Creek is 10-0. Fort Benton is 8-0. One team will suffer its first loss. The other will head to the 8-Man football championship game.
Missoula Sentinel, Hamilton, Manhattan and Fort Benton are No. 1 in the season's final rankings.
MISSOULA — Kade Cutler grew up in Philipsburg as a die-hard Montana football fan, going to home games for the past decade-plus with his family, which had season tickets.
BOZEMAN — Drummond-Philipsburg all-purpose football standout Jaxon Lee and Huntley Project volleyball setter Addy Hultgren are the 406mtsports.com Athletes of the Month for November after leading their teams to state championships.
BUTTE — With just 14 seconds remaining in the second quarter of the Class C 8-man championship, Great Falls Central quarterback Noah Ambuehl sent a desperate heave into the end zone.
BUTTE — All the way back in the late summer, Drummond-Philipsburg (Flint Creek) played its season-opening 8-Man football game in Naranche Stadium.
PHILIPSBURG — After needing only one play from scrimmage to grab an early lead, Flint Creek had a wake-up call.
BUTTE — Drummond-Philipsburg (Flint Creek) running back Colby Manley scored five touchdowns in the first half as the Titans rumbled past Clark Fork.
PHILIPSBURG – The Drummond-Philipsburg football team got the quick start it was looking for but still needed to fight off a persistent Forsyth squad before laying claim to the 8-Man football championship Saturday afternoon at Granite High School.