Brett Badovinac earned a familiar title Tuesday night at the Elks.
Badovinac beat Don Foley 21-13, 21-15 Tuesday night in the championship match of the Butte City Open handball tournament. The title is the second in a row and seventh overall for Badovinac.
He will seek his second state championship when the Montana State singles tournament begins Friday at the Elks. Badovinac won the state title two years ago in Butte.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Montana Handball Championships, which were first held in Helena in 1919.
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Butte City Singles
Quarterfinals — Brett Badovinac d. Tom Madrazo, Dan Bersanti d. John Chapman, Don Foley d. Scott Salo, Mike Hitchcock d. Skyler Criscuolo
Semifinal — Badovinac d. Bersanti, Foley d. Hitchcock 21-16, 21-10
Final — Badovinac d. Foley 21-13, 21-15