The basketball season is off to an exciting start for the Terriers of Terry! Stats were not available for the teams’ first weekend of play which was December 4-5 when the Terriers traveled to Glasgow for a tournament. The Boys team split over that weekend losing a close game by 4 to the Frazer and then coming back to win against Nashua. One outstanding stat that was recorded was Lane Stickel coming away with 13 steals.
The 2015 lady Terriers VB season came to an end last weekend at the District Tourney here in Terry. The girls battled tough teams in an effort to move on but came up a bit short. The girls lost to Jordan, beat NCTS and lost out of the tourney to the (now state bound) Broadus Hawks.
The Terrier Cross Country team traveled to Great Falls on October 24 to compete at the state cross country competition. The 3 mile course took place at the Eagle Falls golf course.
With a total of 144 boys competing, Jason Loomis came in 19th with a time of 17:36.61 and Sean Loomis came in 55th with a time of 19:26.93. With a total of 87 girls competing, Katelynn Mendenhall came in 38th with a time of 23:58.58.
This Thursday and Friday, October 29 -30, Terry will once again host the District 2-C volleyball tournament, in addition to hosting the first round play-off football game against Valier on Saturday, October 31 at 1 p.m. in Terry.
The Terry High School track team traveled to the District meet in Baker on Thursday and performed very well. The athletes listed below will be hitting the road for the Divisional meet in Laurel on Thursday.
Below are the results from the District meet:
400 Meters- Lane Stickel 57.06 4th Place
1600 Meters- Jason Loomis 5:33.55 5th Place
3200 Meters- Jason Loomis 11:23.14 2nd Place; Sean Loomis 12:17.54 5th Place
Halle Keltner and Lane Stickel both earned their place to compete in the Top Ten track meet in Glasgow. Halle took 3rd in both Discus (1kg - 13-05) and Shot Put (4kg - 35-11.50) with Lane taking 9th place in the triple jump (39’ 3”). The Top Ten meet takes the top ten competitors from around the area schools. A, B and C schools are all included in the Top Ten meet so making the cut to attend is a huge honor.
The Terry High School track team traveled to the Glendive Elks Meet
400 Meters- Lane Stickel 55.76 9th place
800 Meters- Tristian Davis 2:32.20; Sean Loomis 2:32.26; Gabriel Wears2:35.09
1600 Meters- Jason Loomis 5:22.24;
Tristian Davis 5:26.94;
Gabriel Wears 6:05.51
3200 Meters- Jason Loomis 11:43.96 6th place
Shot Put- 12lb- Tyrel Huseby 26-04.00; Sean Loomis 26-03.00
Discus - 1.6kg- Austin Kountz 76-07
Lane Stickel 19-00.00 9th place
The public is invited to come out and support the Terrier athletics at their annual sports banquet on Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m. featuring Montana sportscaster, Rocky Erickson, at the Ray Frank Gymnasium in Terry. Erickson has promised to inspire our athletes and community with Terry Terrier athletic history.
Wednesday morning, the number 8 seeded Lady Terriers took on the number 1 ranked Broadus Hawks to start off the District Tournament. The first half looked good with the Terriers keeping it close for a halftime score of 14-24. Broadus’ shooting and Terry’s lack of in the second half, along with Terry’s many turnovers led to a final score of 16-54. The Broadus Hawks moved on to play the semi-final game against Melstone. The Lady Terriers went on to play the Northern Cheyenne Eagles in loser out action on Thursday.
As the last regular season games came to an end, conference standings are now final. The Lady Terriers are 8th in the conference and will be playing the Broadus Hawks on Wednesday February 18th at 11:00 a.m. to kick off the District tournament.