LAUREL — Brody Grebe pumped in 23 points to go along with five rebounds and five assists as Melstone defeated Bridger 52-36 in the Southern C Divisional boys basketball challenge game on Monday at the Laurel High School gym.
Thomas DeJaegher added 10 points for the Broncs (24-1) and Shayden Cooke tallied nine.
Melstone will now play Scobey in the first round of the State C tournament at the Butte Civic Center on Thursday at 12:30 p.m.
Kolton Pospisil led Bridger (19-5) with 17 points. Carson Roberts had a double-double of 13 points and 13 boards for the Scouts.