Outlaws hold off Bears in state title game

An amazing season for the Bears ends with a second-place finish in Great Falls


Last updated 3/14/2022 at 8:31am

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Box Elder's Meiyah Sutherland shoots a jumper past the Roy-Winifred defense during Saturday's Girls Class C State Basketball Tournament Championship game in Great Falls.

GREAT FALLS — The last time the Box Elder Bears played for a state championship, they did so in the Four Seasons Arena. That was 20-19 when the Bears won it all for the second year in a row.

Fast forward to Saturday night, and there they were, playing for another state championship in Great Falls. This time though, it didn’t work out, as the Bears fell to Northern C rival Roy-Winifred, 48-40 in the 2022 Class C state title game inside a sold-out Four Seasons Arena.

“I’m proud of this team,” Box Elder head coach Joel Rosette said following the Bears' second championship loss to t...

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james miller writes:

WOW and WOW way awesome Lady Bears Coaching staff keep your heads up very happy for you all and BOXS CITY community


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