MILES CITY — Four Butte football players will represent Montana in the Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl tonight.
Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Connors Stadium.
Butte High graduate Dalton Daum and Butte Central graduates Danny Peoples, Marcus Ferriter and Kaemen Richards will represent Montana in the game against North Dakota.
Daum, who was named the Montana Track & Field Gatorade Player of the Year for the second straight year on Friday, helped lead Butte High to the 2012 Class AA State title. Peoples, Ferriter and Richards led Butte Central to the Class A State Championship Game last season.
All four will represent the West in next month’s Montana East-West Shrine Game in Great Falls as well. The four will also continue their careers at the college level in the fall.
Daum and Peoples will play for the University of Montana, Ferriter is heading to Montana State and Richards will play for Montana Western.