St George News


Felt’s Facts: Now 10 teams left as undefeateds in Utah prep football 

Felt’s Facts – Week 6 2015 Undefeated and Winless Jordan and Provo fell for the first time this season while Layton Christian and Timpanogos won for the first time. Halfway through the regular season, 10 teams savor perfect records while 11 others remain winless. Half of the unblemished teams reside in Class 5A: Mountain Crest […]


Felt’s Football Facts: Intriguing match-ups as preps hit Week 3 

Felt’s Facts – Week 3 Undefeated/Winless Entering the third week of the season, 31 teams remain undefeated, but only three contests pit unbeaten Utah prep squads, all with 2-0 records: Juan Diego at Snow Canyon, Northridge at Layton and South Summit at Park City. In a game involving an unbeaten Utah team against an out-of-state […]

March Mayhem All Star Basketball, St. George, Utah, Mar. 7, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Power in the post leads 1A/2A stars to win over Region 9 girls at March Mayhem event 

ST. GEORGE — Region 9’s girls teams did a lot of good things this season, but one thing missing was a highly-skilled and dominant post player. The 1A/2A all-star team had two of them and the result was an 82-69 victory for that team over the Region 9 stars Saturday night at the March Mayhem […]


March Mayhem All-Star game presents chance to see Region 9’s best 1 more time 

ST. GEORGE — High school hoops fans can rejoice as the season isn’t quite over. Saturday’s March Mayhem All-Star game will give everyone a chance to see their favorite senior players one more time. A full day of activities is planned for Saturday, including a youth camp, a coaches wheelchair charity game, 3-point shootout, slam dunk competition, […]

Pine View Senior Jaden Peterson (white singlet) wrestles in the 138-pound championship match, Pine View Invitational Wrestling Tournament,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 24, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Hundreds of athletes descend on PVHS for invitational wrestling tourney 

ST. GEORGE — Wrestlers from all over Utah, plus select schools in Nevada, jammed into the Pit Gymnasium at PVHS for the Pine View Invitational Friday and Saturday. Champions were crowned in 14 weight classes, including Pine View’s own Jaden Peterson, who defeated Mountain Crest’s Jake Hopkins 4-2 in the championship match at the 138 […]

Desert Hills vs.Dixie, Girls Basketball, St. George, Utah, Dec. 16, 2014 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Girls basketball roundup: Thunder sophs ground Flyers 

ST. GEORGE — There’s a youth movement at Desert Hills and, after a little bit of a rough start to the season, the youngsters are starting to put it all together. Sophomore Elly Williams, making her first varsity appearance after dominating at the JV level, had 14 points, 9 rebounds and 3 steals, and another […]

Dixie vs, Grantsville, 3A Preview, Richfield, Utah, Dec. 6, 2014 | Photo by Andy Griffin, St. George News

Hoops roundup: Tigers get 1st win, Panthers, Thunder roll 

RICHFIELD — It was a busy day in high school hoops with the teams making last minute preparations for region play, which actually begins Wednesday. At the 2A/3A Preview in the Sevier Valley Center, Region 9 teams went 4-1 with Cedar, Pine View, Hurricane and Desert Hills all capturing wins and Dixie losing a double overtime […]


Pine View runs and guns its way past Enterprise to open season 

ENTERPRISE — Garret Bowker scored 20 points, including four 3-pointers, as Pine View ran past Enterprise 71-52 Wednesday night in the Panthers season opener. Cody Ruesch added 18 and Kade Moore tossed in three 3-pointers as Pine View pulled away slowly, but surely in this one. The Wolves, coming off a 66-62 road win at […]


Televising: 2014-15 Region 9 Football Sports Media Day LIVE 

ST. GEORGE – The Southern Utah LIVE Television Network in partnership with St George News and KCSG Television will broadcast, “Region 9 Football Media Day LIVE,” Friday, Aug. 8, 2-6 p.m. The broadcast will be hosted by Devin Dixon, Cherry Creek Radio sports commentator before a live studio audience. Media representatives will be invited to interview […]

Southern Utah All Stars during the March Mayhem All Star Game, St. George, Utah, Mar. 22, 2014 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, St. George News

Region 9 players showcase talent at March Mayhem All-Star Games 

ST. GEORGE – The Southern Nevada all-stars held off a furious rally from the region 9 all-stars to hold on to a 100-94 victory in the March Mayhem Boys All-Star Game Saturday night. The first half began with both teams delivering punches. Midway through the half, the score tipped slightly with the Nevada boys who […]

File photo, Snow Canyon at Desert Hills, St. George, Utah, Jan. 22, 2014 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, St. George News

March Mayhem: Hoops seniors have one last chance to strut their stuff Saturday 

ST. GEORGE — High school basketball ended a few weeks ago and fans of the Morgan boys team and the Desert Hills girls team are likely still feeling good about their state championships and rightfully so — but hoops fans have one last chance to see their favorite players in action Saturday night in this […]

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