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George Ferguson Column: Blue Pony girls have been on one historic run

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March 20, 2020

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Havre head coach Dustin Kraske coaches his team during a time-out at last Friday's Class A semifinal game against Billings Central in Billings. In what has been an incredible three-year run by the Ponies, the Rams have been the only team in the state of Montana to beat them. In that same time, Havre has won a pair of state titles.

You know that old saying, all good things must come to an end? I guess, last Friday, in a way, that could be applied to the Havre High girls basketball team when they fell to the Billings Central Rams in the Class A semifinals.

It was the end of sorts for Havre in that, it wasn't going to win its third straight state championship, and that, the game was the last the Blue Ponies' five great seniors would play in a Havre High uniform.

Yes, in those two ways, the ride did come to an end, and I'm here to say, what an incredible ride it was.

For starters, winning two state championships is no...

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