Butte High moves, scraps baseball, softball tilts

The week’s winds and wintry forecasts have caused Butte High School to make further changes to its sports schedule for the week.
Tuesday’s scheduled home baseball game with Florence has been postponed to 3 p.m. on Thursday at 3 Legends Stadium. Tuesday’s softball game with Bozeman High has been canceled as have Wednesday’s softball game with Gallatin High of Bozeman and Wednesday’s baseball game with Stevensville. All had been slated to be held in Butte. Tuesday’s quadrangular track meet at Bulldog Memorial Stadium has been canceled. Instead, the Bulldog boys’ and girls’ teams will compete on Friday at a meet in Belgrade.
Also, the annual Butte City Elementary School Track Meet has been moved from Wednesday to May 28 at Bulldog Memorial Stadium.
In a break from tradition, beautiful weather is expected for Butte Central’s annual LaVerne Combo Memorial softball tournament set to be played Friday and Saturday at Stodden Park and the Longfellow Ed Austin and Helen Austin Fields.