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Butte High boys outlast Kalispell Flathead

Posted at 7:35 PM, Jan 16, 2021

BUTTE — Jake Olson scored a game-high 25 points as the Butte High boys weathered a furious comeback attempt to outlast Kalispell Flathead 77-74 on Saturday at Ross J. Richardson Memorial Gym.

The Bulldogs (2-2) led by 6 at halftime, increased their their lead to 10 after the break and watched the Braves rally to regain the lead late in the fourth quarter before pulling out the win.

Cael Stenson added 12 points for Butte and Mikey O'Dell had 11.

The Braves (2-2) were ledb by 23 points from Joston Cripe, 17 from Hunter Hickey, 15 from Gabe Adams and 14 from Ethan VandenBosch.