Pioneers play hard but fall to Fort Benton and Chinook in 9C action

The Pioneers face some talented competition over the weekend as District 9C conference play got underway. Friday they welcomed the Fort Benton Longhorns to town and Saturday hosted the Chinook Sugarbeeters.

On the girls side it was a challenging weekend facing to of the top teams in the conference right out of the gate. The Longhorns opened a six point lead 17-11 to start the contest as Big Sandy matched the intensity early.

A 24-4 run in the second quarter separated the teams by halftime but that didn't stop the girls from competing hard. In the end it was Fort Benton earning a 71-28 victory...