Robert Lovell Written by May 1, 2018 /Sports News – Local Richfield wins Region 15 Girls Golf Championship and top 4 individual spots Tags: Girls Golf/Hayden Harris/Manti/North Sanpete/Region 15/Richfield/South Sevier FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPRICE, Utah- Region 15 Girls Golf held its final region tournament Monday on a neutral course in Price with Richfield winning both the individual tournament along with the cumulative score throughout the season that determines the region champion.Richfield finished the year with a cumulative score of 1,785 easily outdistancing second place Emery which finished with a score of 2,213. Grand finished the year third with a score of 2,293 with Manti 4th at 2,368, South Sevier took fifth with a 2,410, San Juan placed sixth with a 2,469 and North Sanpete rounded out the scores with a 2,834.Individually for the season Hayden Harris of Richfield is the Region 15 champion. Hayden finished the year with a cumulative score of 375. The Wildcats took the top four spots with Natasha Oldroyd taking second with a score of 400, Ellie Hair placed third at 412 and Piper Harris took fourth with a 416. Grand’s Joopy Bamrungmuang rounded out the top five with a 420.Monday’s tournament results saw Richfield finish in first place with a team score of 346. Emery came in second with a 409, South Sevier placed third with a 433, followed by Grand (440), Manti (443), San Juan (469), and North Sanpete (521).Individually Hayden Harris and Natasha Oldroyd both of Richfield tied for 1st by each shooting an 85. The Wildcats’ Ellie Hair placed third and her teammate Piper Harris along with Emery’s Lainee Jensen tied for fourth with a 90.The 3A State Tournament will be held next Monday and Tuesday, May 8-9 at the home course of Richfield and South Sevier, Cove View Golf Club in Richfield.
Written by Brad James Tags: Adrian Lemus/Ashley Lagat/Cayler Cook/Colton Fullmer/Drake DeHaan/Ethan Ostler/Fidel Sanchez/Fredrick Peel/Gage Cox/Helena Miyazawa/Lincoln Withers/Lone Peak/Manti/Matt Hindes/Nathan Howell/North Sanpete/Panguitch/Purity Kattam/Sheilah Cheruiyot/Taylia Norris/Trevor Steck/Tyler Bishop/Vance Strait/Wasatch Academy/West Jordan FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOREM, Utah-Saturday, various schools and athletes from the Mid-Utah Radio Sports Network coverage area competed at the Utah County Cross Country Invitational, which featured many schools from larger classifications, and held their own.In the girl’s 3-mile run, Panguitch’s Taylia Norris placed a respectable 18th overall, posting a time of 19:03.00. The winner in the girl’s 3-mile run was Mountain View’s Helena Miyazawa in a time of 17:42:10.The overall team win for the girls was netted by the Lone Peak Knights with 26 points.Other Mid-Utah Radio Sports Network school girls’ athletes who placed included Wasatch Academy’s Ashley Lagat (20th) and Sheilah Cheruiyot (22nd). Their teammate, Purity Kattam (59th) also placed at the meet.For the boys, West Jordan’s Drake DeHaan was the overall winner in a time of 15:15.80, while Lone Peak won the overall title with 69 points. North Sanpete’s boys placed 12th with 366 points and Manti finished 17th with 542 points.Individually, North Sanpete’s Fredrick Peel placed 54th. His teammates, Matt Hindes (63rd), Vance Strait (81st), Gage Cox (86th), Adrian Lemus (87th) and Cayler Cook (94th) also placed.For Manti, the highest finisher was Colton Fullmer (102nd) while Ethan Ostler (111th), Fidel Sanchez (113th), Nathan Howell (114th), Trevor Steck (116th), Lincoln Withers (120th) and Tyler Bishop (122nd) also placed for the Templars. September 1, 2018 /Sports News – Local Panguitch’s Taylia Norris Places 18th At Utah County XC Invitational
September 8, 2018 /Sports News – Local Jefferson’s 4 TDs help Oregon State beat Southern Utah 48-25 Associated Press Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailCORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Freshman Jermar Jefferson rushed for 238 yards and four touchdowns — including a weaving 62-yard score — as Oregon State beat Southern Utah 48-25 on Saturday night.In his second game, Jefferson notched the third-highest single-game rushing total for Oregon State.Conor Blount started at quarterback and completed 15 of 22 passes for 226 yards and a touchdown for the Beavers (1-1).Chris Helbig threw for 340 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for another score for the FCS-member Thunderbirds (0-2).Oregon State matched its win total from last season in Coach Jonathan Smith’s first home game.Smith was a walk-on quarterback who led the Beavers to their best season, with a No. 4 ranking, after pummeling Notre Dame 41-9 in the 2001 Fiesta Bowl.In Oregon State’s season opening 77-31 loss at No. 4 Ohio State, starting quarterback Jake Luton suffered a concussion and left the game after the first series. He was replaced by Blount.On Saturday, Luton was medically cleared, but Blount started. Luton entered the game in the third quarter.Artavis Pierce had 91 yards rushing and a touchdown for the Beavers before injuring his elbow early in the second quarter.Oregon State led 38-0 and went to the half up 41-7, having scored on seven of eight first-half possessions.The Beavers broke an 11-game losing streak and won for the first time in more than a year.THE TAKEAWAYSouthern Utah: The defending Big Sky champs went 9-3 last season but are in danger of starting 0-3 this year. The team has never won against a Pac-12 opponent and play at Arizona next.Oregon State: After a 1-11 season in 2017, fans have reason for optimism. The Beavers should be competitive in their next games against Nevada and Arizona.UP NEXTSouthern Utah plays at Arizona on Sept. 15.Oregon State plays at Nevada on Sept. 15. Tags: Football/SUU Thunderbirds
Written by November 16, 2018 /Sports News – Local Barnes’ buzzer-beating 3 lifts Weber State over CMU 78-76 Tags: Israel Barnes/Junkanoo Jam/Weber State Wildcats Basketball FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailBIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — Israel Barnes hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Weber State a 78-76 win over Central Michigan in the second night of the Junkanoo Jam on Friday.Cody John grabbed the rebound off David DiLeo’s missed free throw with 7.8 seconds left and drove it inside the top of the key before kicking to Barnes on the left wing.Weber State (3-1) closed the game on an 8-2 run starting with Zach Braxton’s dunk with 1:06 left in the game. The Wildcats improved their record to 2-0 in the tournament and will face CSU Bakersfield to close out the tournament on Sunday.Jerrick Harding scored 25 to lead Weber State. John added 18 points and Braxton had 16 on 6-of-8 shooting.Larry Austin scored 30 points for Central Michigan (3-1), which led 69-61 on Austin’s layup with 4:35 left. The Chippewas will face San Jose State on Sunday. Associated Press
Beau Lund FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailiStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONOrlando 111, Philadelphia 106Washington 119, Cleveland 95Miami 120, Brooklyn 107Boston 111, Chicago 82Detroit 106, Toronto 104Oklahoma City, 128 N.Y. Knicks 103Minnesota 107, New Orleans 100Memphis 116, Milwaukee 113Dallas 118, Utah 68Phoenix 116, San Antonio 96L.A. Lakers 126 Portland 117NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEWinnipeg 3, Washington 1Chicago 1, St. Louis 0Colorado 6, Boston 3Vegas 5, Anaheim 0TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(1) Duke 84, E. Michigan 46(18) Michigan 73, (8) Villanova 46(9) Auburn 103, Mississippi College 52(10) Kentucky 96, North Dakota 58(11) Michigan St. 80, Louisiana-Monroe 59(19) Clemson 74, Sam Houston St. 59Indiana 96, (24) Marquette 73Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. Written by November 15, 2018 /Sports News – National Scoreboard roundup — 11/14/18
Associated Press FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailLOGAN, Utah (AP) — Quinn Taylor had 10 points and 15 rebounds to help Utah State cruise past Utah Valley 65-46 on Friday night to remain undefeated.Sam Merrill added 14 points and five assists for Utah State (4-0), which shot just 25 of 69 (36 percent) and missed 18 3-pointers, but outrebounded Utah Valley 50-37.TJ Washington scored 14 points and Conner Toolson had 11 to lead Utah Valley (1-3). The duo made 10 of the Wolverines’ 17 field goals.Utah State built a 32-20 halftime advantage. Wyatt Lowell made a 3 and Washington consecutive layups during an 8-0 surge to pull Utah Valley to 40-33 with 13 minutes left but they didn’t get closer. Merrill scored six of the next seven points on a 3-pointer and three free throws to help the Aggies pull away.It was the second of four games in the MGM Main Event tournament. The Aggies continue the tournament in Las Vegas on Monday against Saint Mary’s. Tags: MGM Main Event Tournament/Quinn Taylor/Utah State Aggies Basketball/UVU Wolverines Basketball November 16, 2018 /Sports News – Local Taylor’s double-double helps Utah St. beat Utah Valley 65-46 Written by
January 17, 2019 /Sports News – Local Prep Sports Roundup: 1/17 Region 14 Region 20 Tags: Brittlyn Carter/Brittney Henrie/Elizabeth Tervort/Ellie Shurtliff/Jarica Steck/Jessica Henstra/Jordyn Kennedy/Jordyn Moon/Josie Lathim/Makenna Blanc/Mattie Blackburn/Megan Robins/Quincee Allred/Taryn Thompson/Vanessa Delgado FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailGirls Basketball Brad James KANAB, Utah-Brittlyn Carter stepped up with 13 points as the Beaver Beavers humbled Kanab 37-32 Thursday in Region 18 girls basketball action. Josie Lathim had 11 points for Kanab in defeat. PANGUITCH, Utah-Brittney Henrie and Kapri Orton led the way with 10 points apiece as the Panguitch Bobcats got past Piute 38-36 in Region 20 girls basketball action Thursday. Jordyn Kennedy and Vanessa Delgado netted 10 points apiece for the Thunderbirds in the loss. SPANISH FORK, Utah-Megan Robins led the way with 13 points and the Juab Wasps pounded American Leadership 65-18 in Region 14 girls basketball action Thursday. Elizabeth Tervort and Jessica Henstra had 6 points apiece for the Eagles in defeat. RICHFIELD, Utah-Jarica Steck and Jordyn Moon had 11 points apiece and the Richfield Wildcats outlasted South Sevier 36-32 in overtime Thursday in Region 15 girls basketball action. Mattie Blackburn had 13 points in the loss for the Rams. Region 18 PRICE, Utah-Makenna Blanc posted 18 points and the Carbon Dinos routed Delta 52-23 Thursday in Region 14 girls basketball action. Quincee Allred had 6 points in the loss for the Rabbits. Region 15 Written by GUNNISON, Utah-Ellie Shurtliff led the way with 17 points and the Enterprise Wolves smacked Gunnison 53-34 in Region 18 girls basketball action Thursday. Taryn Thompson had 12 points in the loss for the Bulldogs.
FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailiStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:WOMEN’S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFSAtlanta 78, Connecticut 75Phoenix 91, Washington 68Las Vegas 74, Indiana 71Minnesota 73, Chicago 72Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. Beau Lund Written by July 11, 2019 /Sports News – National Scoreboard roundup — 7/10/19
FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailVolleyballRegion 20PANGUITCH, Utah-The Panguitch Bobcats routed the Wayne Badgers in straight sets, 3-0, prevailing 25-11, 25-9, 25-9 in Region 20 volleyball action Wednesday.TROPIC, Utah-The Piute Thunderbirds bested Bryce Valley 3-0 in Region 20 volleyball action Wednesday. Piute took victories of 25-16, 25-17 and 25-14 to down the Mustangs.ESCALANTE, Utah-The Valley Buffaloes topped Escalante in a Region 20 volleyball match Wednesday, 3-1.MILFORD, Utah-The Milford Tigers swept the Diamond Ranch Diamondbacks 3-0 in Region 20 volleyball action Wednesday. Milford won 25-11, 25-8, 25-16.Non-RegionSALINA, Utah-The South Sevier Rams swept North Sevier 3-0 in non-region volleyball action Wednesday, prevailing 25-21, 25-14 and 25-17.Baseball1A South RegionJUNCTION, Utah-Piute won a thriller over Panguitch 5-4 in 1A South Region baseball action Wednesday.ORDERVILLE, Utah-Valley scored six runs in each of the first three innings en route to a 19-2 win over Green River in 1A South Region baseball action Wednesday.TROPIC, Utah-Wayne scored five runs in the first inning and five in the fifth inning to earn the run-rule shutout win over Bryce Valley, 1-0 in 1A South Region baseball Wednesday. Brad James Tags: Panguitch Bobcats/Region 20/Wayne Badgers August 28, 2019 /Sports News – Local Prep Sports Roundup: 8/28 Written by
November 13, 2019 /Sports News – Local A Pair of Richfield High School Athletes Sign Leters of Intent To Compete in College Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailRICHFIELD, Utah-With Wednesday serving as national letter of intent day for various student-athletes across the country, a pair of Richfield High School athletes signed letters of intent to compete collegiately in their respective sports.Wildcats cross country/track/basketball athlete Hayden Harward signed a letter of intent to compete in cross country at Southern Utah University.Harward swept the 3-A 800, 1600 and 3200-meter race championships at last May’s UHSAA Track & Field Championships at Robison Track on the campus of Brigham Young University.His basketball teammate, Morgan Albrecht, who also excels at baseball for the Wildcats, signed with the College of Southern Idaho to play baseball for the Golden Eagles at Twin Falls, Idaho.In his baseball career with the Wildcats, Albrecht has amassed a .399 batting average, a .522 on-base percentage, 91 hits and 85 RBI while appearing in 81 games. Brad James