The final bracket has been released for the Western Class C basketball tournament in Hamilton February 22-24. Play-in games between girls teams St. Regis vs Arlee and boys teams Drummond vs Granite and Darby vs Clark Fork have been completed and here's the way the tournament will start Thursday at the Hamilton High School gym:

Thursday, February 22:

  • 9 a.m. - (girls) Manhattan Christian vs Ennis
  • 10:30 a.m. - (girls) Charlo vs Seeley-Swan
  • 12 p.m. - (boys) Manhattan Christian vs Drummond
  • 1:30 p.m. (boys) Darby vs Arlee
  • 3:30 p.m. (girls) Arlee vs Clark Fork
  • 5 p.m. - (girls) Twin Bridges vs Lone Peak
  • 6:30 p.m. - (Boys) Seeley-Swan vs Plains
  • 8 p.m. - Twin Bridges vs Gardiner
  • Friday, basketball will start again at 9 a.m. with the first set of loser-out contests. The Friday semi-finals start at 3:30 p.m. On the last day of the tournament, Saturday, the final loser-out games will be at both the Hamilton Middle School on South 5th Street and Hamilton High School, starting at 9 a.m. The Western Divisional Consolation Games will start at 3:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon. Saturday's Championship games will be for the girls at 6:30 p.m. and the boys at 8 p.m.