The Box Elder girls basketball team came up one win short of its goal to reach the Class C state tournament. Monday night at the Swarthout Fieldhouse in Great Falls, the Winnett-Grass Range Rams defeated the Bears 61-46 in a Northern C challenge game. The loss ended the Bears' season with a sparkling 22-2 record, while the Rams will join Belt as the Northern C teams at the state tourney March 8-10 back in Great Falls. Aricka Wolf Chief scored 17 points and Crystal Stamper added 14 for the Bears on Monday night.
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