So Long, 2012: Year in Sports Images

Best of 2012

Click the image or use the arrows to see the Beacon’s favorites sports photographs from 2012. Some were selected because of their news value or significance, while others were picked because they moved us through the moments captured or their artistic value.

If you enjoy stories like this one, please consider joining the Flathead Beacon Editor’s Club. For as little as $5 per month, Editor’s Club members support independent local journalism and earn a pipeline to Beacon journalists. Members also gain access to, where they will find exclusive content like deep dives into our biggest stories and a behind-the-scenes look at our newsroom.