Hamilton and Frenchtown Split Wins in Basketball Games
At the Frenchtown gym, the Broncs battled the Broncs in conference basketball Thursday, January 3. Each school won a game. First, Hamilton's Lady Broncs lost to Frenchtown 34 to 30. The Hamilton squad was ahead at the half 23-14, but after scoring only 7 points in the third quarter, Hamilton failed to score a point in the fourth, while Frenchtown slowly closed the gap and won the game in the last minutes 34 to 30. Frenchtown now has two wins and one loss in conference play, while Hamilton fell to one and two.
Then, the boys took the floor and the scoring was pretty even in the first half of the game. But in the final quarter, the Hamilton Broncs outscored the Frenchtown Broncs and won the game 61 to 52. Whitefish comes to town for a girls game Saturday, January 5. At the same time, the Broncs travel to the Bulldogs' court for a boys game. KLYQ will carry the girls game on 1240 AM radio, at klyq.com and on the cellphone "klyq" app.