The Whitehall Ledger - Serving Southern Jefferson County in the Great State of Montana

By Jack H. Smith
Whitehall Ledger 

Whitehall advances at district tournament

Play in semifinals Friday against Manhattan


February 19, 2020

Melissa Jenkins

Dylan Smith had a huge night with 14.

After falling in overtimes in both of their regular season games against rival Jefferson, the third time was a charm for the Whitehall High School boys basketball. The sixth-seeded Trojans defeated the Panthers 36-23 Thursday night in the first round of the 5B District Tournament and will now move on to semifinals and a matchup Friday at 4:30 against second-seeded Manhattan.

It was a magical fourth quarter for Whitehall who outscored Jefferson 12-0.

Following the victory, an ecstatic Head Coach Zach McLean praised the fight of his team and said the victory was all about them.

"They execut...

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