It was a rough weekend for Bitterroot Valley teams in the Class A Montana Championship Playoffs. According to the Montana High School Association report, in the girls Quarterfinal games, Corvallis lost to Laurel by a 4 to 1 score and Columbia Falls defeated Stevensville/Florence/Victor by a 3 to 0 score. The boys teams fared no better with the Stevensville/Florence/Victor team losing to Whitefish 10 to 2 and Billings Central slipping by Corvallis 1 to 0.

Elsewhere, on the boys side of playoffs, Laurel over Polson 4 to 0 and Frenchtown/St. Regis over Columbia Falls in a shootout 3 to 2. In other girls games, Whitefish defeated Loyola Sacred Heart 4 to 2 and Billings Central outscored Polson 9 to 1. Semifinals for the boys this weekend will have Frenchtown against Laurel and Whitefish against Billings Central. For the girls, Whitefish takes on Billings Central and Columbia Falls is up against Laurel. Winners of those matches will go on to the Championship games.