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THE PONIES BATTLED

Sidney halts Havre's drive for six, but on the strength of 10 placers, Ponies get a hard-fought second

 

February 12, 2018

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Martin Wilkie won a third consecutive Class A state championship Saturday night at the Rimrock Auto Arena in Billings. He also helped the Blue Ponies grab second place at the Class A state tournament, keeping Havre's streak of trophies at state alive for nearly two decades now.

BILLINGS - For the past five years, the Havre High wrestling team has had its way with the rest of Class A at the All-Class State Wrestling Tournament, but in 2018, the Blue Ponies couldn't keep up with the only rival they've ever had - the Sidney Eagles.

Sidney, which has finished second to Havre numerous times in the last decade, finally turned the tables on the Ponies, as the Eagles racked up 250 points en route to their first state championship in 12 years. Havre, on the other hand, saw its run of five consecutive state championships come to close. Ultimately, HHS settled for second, e...



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