Sports Shorts
Top three sports stories in 2008
Led by coach Chad Shumway, the Raiders from Montezuma Creek set the 1A basketball world on its ear in the 2008 season.
Jan 02, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 418 418 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bronco girls claim X Country title
The San Juan Girls Cross Country team won the 2A state championships for the first time on October 22 at the high school cross country championships at Sugar House Park, triumphing over the Millard...
Oct 29, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 423 423 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fall sports seasons begin with a bang
We always told our kids when they were teenagers, “There is always safety in numbers.” The San Juan Broncos were elated on August 22 in Kanab that the winning number was a safety, with a 22-19 win ...
Aug 27, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 415 415 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big 4 sports at Pioneer Day and nine days to Olympics
With a resurgent Big Four tractor providing motivation, the Pioneer Day celebration crowned many champions last Saturday, including the other Big Four: softball, basketball, golf, and running.
Jul 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 414 414 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer baseball leagues finish season
The Dodgers and the Red Sox from Monticello concluded a competitive summer with respective trips to Pinto league state tournaments. The Dodgers, coached by Steve Draper, finished in third place in ...
Jul 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 423 423 recommendations | email to a friend
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To the Wasatch and back
The Back is back, the Wasatch Back Ragnar Relay that is, and more locals participated this year than last.
Jun 25, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 416 416 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer sports are heating up, even if the weather isn’t cooperating
In the summer time when the weather is hot,,,,,not. Even though weather might not seem appropriate yet, summer sports are blazing away in Blanding and Monticello. With baseball and softball leagues...
Jun 11, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
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Connect the dots in these sports stories
With a resounding 93-53 victory over Green River, the Monticello Buckaroos enter the 1A boys state basketball tournament peaking at the right time.
Feb 27, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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An interview with Bronco Basketball Coach Ryan Nielson
Q: What is your coaching experience? A: I am entering my 15th year of coaching. I had the great privilege to be an assistant coach for two years at San Juan High school under Dennis Jones. Then goi...
Dec 19, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 444 444 recommendations | email to a friend
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An interview with Bronco girls basketball coach Justin Moon
The Lady Broncos are breaking in a new coach with a familiar face, Justin Moon. Saying, “I need a break after 20 years of back-to-back-to-back seasons,” long time coach Monty Lee turned the reins o...
Dec 19, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 423 423 recommendations | email to a friend
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