Tuesday’s Hot Ticket: Softball and track

Prep softball
East Helena at Butte Central, 3 p.m.

The Maroons look to get back to winning ways Tuesday when they welcome the Vigilante to Stodden Park for the Southwestern A game.

BC dropped conference home games to Corvallis and Hamilton Thursday and Saturday. Central fell to 1-2 in conference and 1-4 overall. East Helena fell 5-3 at home to Lewistown on Saturday.

Central will play at Frenchtown’s tournament Friday and Saturday.

Missoula Big Sky at Butte High, 4:45 p.m.
The Bulldogs return home after a 2-0 trip to Kalispell.

The Bulldogs beat Big Sky in a wild 12-10 eight-inning game when the teams met April 15 in Missoula. Big Sky comes to town at 2-4 in conference and 2-8 overall.

Butte High’s 2-0 solid road trip raised the Bulldogs’ record to 5-2 and 5-6.

Prep track
Butte High and Butte Central at Russ Pilcher Top 10 Meet in Missoula

Eleven Bulldogs and two Maroons will make the trip to Missoula County Stadium.

Mollie Conlan (100 meters) and Hailey Pack (shot put) will compete for the Butte High girls. Rileigh McGree (100 hurdles, long jump, 200) and Ella Moodry (javelin) will represent Butte Central.

Hold Downey (110 hurdles, 300 hurdles), Morgan McClernan (110 hurdles), Jonas Sherman (high jump), Dylan Snyder (long jump), Jaric Sparks (pole vault) and Gavin Vetter (pole vault) will compete in individual events for Butte High’s boys. Downey, Wyatt Gross, Kenley Leary, Vetter and Cole Worley will be there for the 400-meter relay.

College track
Frontier Conference Championship in Great Falls, noon

The two-day meet kicks off at Memorial Stadium.

Tuesday’s action includes the 3,200-meter relay and the 10,000-meter run. Field events begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Running events start at 11.