DILLON, Mont., Oct. 25, 2013 – The Montana Western Men’s basketball team returned to the court and fended off the Yotes from the College of Idaho taking the victory 100-92. The Bulldogs had six players score in double figures as they held on to a six-point halftime lead and won by eight to take their season record to 2-1.
Montana Western football hosted the seventh ranked Carroll College Fighting Saints in a Frontier clash. Carroll took advantage of their ground game by gaining 239 total yards on the ground to the Bulldogs 95. The Fighting Saints outgained the Bulldogs 405 yards to 238 total yards on their way to the 31-7 victory.
The Montana Western volleyball team hit the road again heading east to Billings to play a Frontier Conference volleyball match versus Rocky Mountain College on Oct. 17. Rocky entered the match at 8-2 in conference play and sat second in the conference. The Bulldogs came into the match looking for the upset.
Sammi Bignell of Montana Western was named the Frontier Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
The Montana Western football team returns home this weekend after being on the road for the last two weeks and brings a new national ranking back to Dillon.
The Western Bulldog football team made the 60-mile trip north to Montana Tech into a victorious day. In the first home game for the Orediggers on Saturday, the Bulldogs spoiled the festivities with a nail-biting victory on a late score to come out with a 29-22 win.
During this past weekend’s 55-21 victory over the Dickinson State Blue Hawks, the University of Montana Western football team managed to rack up some impressive stats and set new records.
The University of Montana Western football team opened its 2013 season with a big win at home over Southern Oregon University Raiders, who were ranked 14th in the country entering Saturday’s contest.
Mechiah Zilkoski of Wolf Point High School has signed a national letter of intent to join the Montana Western men's basketball team in fall 2013.
University of Montana Western Head Volleyball Coach Lisa Griffiths announced Bailey Wilson of Burley, Idaho has signed a Frontier Conference Letter of Intent to participate with the Bulldogs in fall 2013.