Hi-Line Football Roundup: Fort Benton, CJI win postseason openers
Last updated 10/31/2023 at 11:44am
Postseason high school football has arrived on the Hi-Line with several local schools still alive for a shot at a state championship. This past weekend, some north-central Montana schools got wins to advance in the postseason while some saw their seasons come to an end.
In the 8-man playoffs, the Fort Benton Longhorns opened the postseason with a 36-33 win over Lone Peak at home Saturday. After a slow start for both teams, the Bighorns scored a touchdown to take a 7-0 lead into halftime.
In the third quarter, the Longhorns got on the scoreboard with a one-yard touchdown run from Cade Ball...