By Tiffany L. Rehbein
With just two games remaining in the regular season, the Havre Blue Ponies boys' basketball team is 9-7 overall, according to standings released on Feb. 7.
Havre has 31 seeding points and is averaging 1.938 per game.
Offensively, the Ponies average 60.1 points per game, the third-highest in the league, and they hold their opponents to 59.1 points per game.
The Dillon Beavers are No. 1 in the Central A with an 11-5 record. They have 39 seeding points.
Dillon is averaging the most points offensively with 68.1 per game. They also hold their opponents to the third-lowest output at 54.4 points per game.
The Butte Central Maroons are also 11-5 with 39 seeding points.
However, in head-to-head play, the Beavers have defeated the Maroons both times. On Saturday, Dillon came away with a 57-49 win.
The Fergus County Golden Eagles are even in the league with an 8-8 record.
The Eagles have 30 seeding points.
Lewistown has lost three of its last four games, including dropping a 45-36 decision to Havre.
The Belgrade Panthers are 7-8 in the league with 26 seeding points.
The Panthers hold their opponents to the fewest points with 53.3 per game.
Most recently, they fell to Lewistown 43-39.
The Browning Indians are 3-11 with 17 seeding points and are sixth in the league.
The Anaconda Copperheads are 4-11 with 15 seeding points, while the Park Rangers are in the basement with a 1-15 record and 10 seeding points.
Things don't look to get much brighter for the Rangers who will meet Dillon on Thursday and Butte Central on Friday in Central A action. On Saturday, Browning is at Lewistown.
The Indians upset the Eagles at Browning earlier this season.
Team W L S. Pts. Ave. Off. Def.
Dillon 11 5 39 2.438 68.1 54.4
Butte Central 11 5 39 2.438 57.7 53.6
Havre 9 7 31 1.938 60.1 59.1
Lewistown 8 8 30 1.875 59.3 61.3
Belgrade 7 8 26 1.733 51.0 53.3
Browning 3 11 17 1.214 65.7 72.4
Anaconda 4 11 15 1.000 59.5 63.9
Livingston 1 15 10 .0625 52.8 63.3
Feb. 8 - Anaconda at Big Sky; Feb. 10 - Livingston at
Dillon, Manhattan at Belgrade, Havre at Fort Benton,
Whitehall at Butte Central; Feb. 11 - Cut Bank at
Browning, Lewistown at Billings Central, Columbus at
Belgrade, Livingston at Butte Central, Anaconda at Butte
High, CMR at Havre; Feb. 12 - Browning at Lewistown,
Boulder at Belgrade, Missoula Hellgate at Anaconda, Big Sky at Dillon.