Sports Shorts
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 | 385 385 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 | 394 394 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 | 398 398 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 | 262 262 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 | 414 414 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 | 394 394 recommendations | email to a friend
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An interview with Buckaroo Coach Rhett Maughan
The Monticello Buckaroos boys varsity team is sporting a fresh coach with a recognizable face as well.
Dec 19, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 394 394 recommendations | email to a friend
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An interview with Buckaroo football coach JC Hall
JC Hall, head coach of the Monticello Buckaroo football team, recently concluded his third year at the helm of the Bucks with 5-6 record. However, the Bucks still qualified for the state 1A playoff...
Nov 28, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 401 401 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf aces and Ute birdies
Even as the much anticipated Utah-BYU game looms, so does the end of a glorious 2007 golf season at the Hideout. Mild November weather has extended the season longer than most years.
Nov 21, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broncos claim 5th straight title
LeGrand Black led a cheer during high school sports contests when he lived in Monticello years ago. It went like this: “How many pencils do I have?” he would stand up and shout. The crowd would res...
Oct 31, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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