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Capital, Helena Basketball Games Postponed Again

 

For the second time in five days the Capital-Sentinel as well as Helena-Big Sky games have been postponed. They were supposed to play last Thursday, then tonight, but this most recent postponement is putting a hold on what could be a western conference deciding game for the Capital girls.

"It's always frustrating, we just want to play," said Capital girls head coach Bill Pilgeram. "I mean they've gotten to this part in the season and it's time to play, but it's also a little game of mind games that the team that's most mentally focused will play better and we've just got to be that team."

"We just really want to play the game right now," said senior center Michaela Dowdy. "Like every time we hear it's postponed we're like 'Oh we just want to play.' So we're just waiting until we actually can play the game."

Anyone else sensing a pattern here? These girls just want to get this game played. They just want to get to Sentinel and get a little clarity about the western conference. Now on the guys side of things it's a little less murky because they've already wrapped up the western conference but they'd still like to get this game over with.

"I think it's just a test of your mental maturity," said Capital boys head coach Guy Almquist. "We've had great practices. We've had a chance to get a lot of practices in. This break from our last game will be bigger than our break between Wednesday and the state tournament for us. So it'll test us, prepare us for the state tournament and we hope to continue to play well heading into the tournament."

The games for both Capital and Helena have been rescheduled for Wednesday at 7PM.

 

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