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Beeters edged by Warriors in a classic, Knights win first Northern C game in 12 years


February 23, 2018

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Chinook's Brendan Edwards, right, looks to shoot during a Northern C boys semifinal against Heart Butte Thursday night inside the Four Seasons Arena in Great Falls. The Sugarbeeters lost a heartbreaker to the undefeated Warriors. Chinook's hopes of reaching the Class C state tournament are still alive, however, but the Beeters will need to win three straight games from today through Saturday night.

GREAT FALLS - The crazy thing about sports, is that sometimes you can play your best game and still fall short, which is exactly what happened to the Chinook Sugarbeeters. They were great, Heart Butte was just better.

In an epic game at the Four Seasons Arena in Great Falls, Heart Butte won a thriller over Chinook 64-60 in the semifinals of the Northern C Divisional Tournament Thursday night. Shylon Spoonhunter made two free throws with just a few seconds left to put the game out of reach.

"I am extremely proud of this team," Chinook head coach Mike Seymour said. "We played our best game...

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