Championship game photos

It’s now Saturday morning, and Butte, America is waking up in a world where the Butte High Bulldogs are State football champions. The Bulldogs beat Bozeman, 38-36, in a game for the ages in front of 8,000 at Naranche Stadium.

Following are photos Blake Hempstead took for Click here to check out more of Hempstead’s photos.

Zach Bunney takes a hand off from Dallas Cook on draw play.
Dallas Cook throws a pass.
Butte High’s Dalton Daum hauls in a pass while Bozeman’s Mason Pugsley defends.
Dalton Daum returns a kickoff as Bozeman’s Chris Johnson defends. The return helped set up the game-winning field goal.
Tyler Earles moves down field after a catch.
Butte High’s Bo Taylor takes a hand off from Dallas Cook deep in Bulldog territory.
Butte High’s Bo Taylor tackles Bozeman running back Hunter Gappmayer in the backfield.