The Annual University of Montana Western Classic Basketball Tourney will be held on Saturday and Sunday, April 13 and 14, 2013 on the campuses of Montana Western and the Beaverhead County High School.
Frontier Conference commissioner Kent Paulson announced the 2012-13 all-conference men’s basketball team as well as individual award winners on Wednesday, March 6 after balloting by the league’s coaches. Later that day, the University of Montana Western found out they will be heading to Kansas City, Mo. for the national tournament.
The University of Montana Western Athletics Department announced it will add Frontier Conference and National Intercollegiate Athletics Association (NAIA) competitive cross country teams starting in fall 2015.
There was no stopping the red-hot Rocky Mountain College Battlin’ Bears in last night’s Frontier Conference Championship, held in Montana Western’s Straugh Gymnasium.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team hosted the third-seeded Montana State University-Northern Lights on Saturday, March 2. The Bulldogs held on for the 68-59 semi-final victory and earned the rights to host tonight’s Frontier Conference Championship.
The University of Montana Western equestrian team traveled to Missoula, Mont. on March 2 and 3, 2013 to compete in two English horse shows and the Regional English show hosted by the University of Montana.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah to play the Westminster Griffins in a semi-finals game on Friday, March 1. The Griffins, who are currently the number three team in the nation and the number one seed in conference play, went into the game with a 14-1 conference record with their only loss coming from Carroll College.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team rode a five-game win streak into the postseason, earning the second seed and a bye in the first round of the Frontier Conference Basketball Tournament. The Montana Western Bulldogs now will face Montana State University-Northern on Saturday, March 2 at 7 p.m. in the Straugh Gymnasium the UMW campus.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team traveled to Butte, Mont. last night to take on the Montana Tech Orediggers in the first round of the Frontier Conference playoffs. The Bulldogs emerged victorious, 55-46.
On Thursday, Feb. 21, the University of Montana Western women’s basketball team was sitting on the bubble of either going to the playoffs this upcoming week or not getting into the playoffs at all.