BILLINGS — Butte High’s run to the Class AA State soccer tournament came up one game short.
Billings Skyview knocked off the Bulldogs 2-0 Friday afternoon in the second round of the Eastern AA playoffs. The win sends the Falcons to next week’s State tournament in Billings.
The Bulldogs close the season at 1-12-1. That includes Tuesday’s 3-0 win at Great Falls High.
DC Chelgren scored a goal and assisted on a Ryne Icenoggle goal to lead the Falcons, who outshot the Bulldogs 7-4.
Zach Hammler picked up four saves for the Falcons, while Brock Powell made four saves between the pipes for the Bulldogs.
The game closes the career for Andrew Howery, Butte High’s lone senior.
Butte 0 0 — 0
Skyview 1 1 — 2
Skyview: Ryne Icenoggle (DC Chelgren), 8:00
Skyview: Chelgren, 59:00
Saves: Butte 5 (Brock Powell), Skyview 4 (Zach Hammler)