The Butte sports scene was on display during the Fourth of July parade Wednesday on Harrison Avenue.
Following are some photos of local Butte teams and athletes who showed their colors on America’s 242nd birthday.
Copper City Kings hockey players skate the parade rout.
Members of the Butte Soccer Club/Mining City FC soccer team.
Charlie Oredigger waves to the crowd during Wednesday’s Fourth of July Parade on Harrison Avenue. Montana Tech Athletic Director Matt Stepan drives Charlie. (Bill Foley photos)
Rocky Mountain Martial Arts students perform a demonstration.
Alicia Polya, aka “Pretty Pounding Polya” of the Copper City Queens roller derby team offers candy to some young paradegoers.