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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, ASPpix.com, 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 […]

Snow Canyon vs. Pine View, Boys Basketball,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 23, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Defensive scrum at Burns Arena as Pine View edges Snow Canyon 

ST. GEORGE — It may have been a night of surprises in Region 9 (Hurricane shocking Dixie, Desert Hills winning by 34 on the road), but no one in Burns Arena Friday was amazed when Pine View and Snow Canyon knocked heads and battled hard in a defensive game that ended with a 44-40 Panthers victory. […]

Cedar vs. Desert Hills, Girls Basketball,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 22, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Girls hoops roundup: Lady Reds stay undefeated with road win at D-Hills; STGNews videocast 

ST. GEORGE — If this was an off night for Courtney Morley, watch out for when she’s on. The Cedar junior guard scored 23 points on 10 of 19 shooting and the Lady Reds owned the fourth quarter in a 56-48 victory over Desert Hills Thursday night in DHHS’s Thunderdome Gymnasium. “My shooting was off, but […]

Canyon View vs. Dixie, Boys Basketball,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 21, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Region 9 roundup: Top 3 teams all get blowout wins as region reaches halfway point; STGNews videocast 

ST. GEORGE — Checking the Region 9 Twitter feed at about 8 p.m. Wednesday night would have led to the conclusion that all three home teams were going to pull out wins. Checking it again an hour later would lead Twitter followers to a different result altogether. While Dixie was able to maintain its lead […]

Cedar vs. Pine View Girls Basketball,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 20, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Girls hoops roundup: Lady Reds sit alone atop Region 9 after close win over PV 

ST. GEORGE – Cedar High continued its undefeated streak in Region 9 action with a 41-37 win over host Pine View Tuesday night at the Pit Gymnasium. Facing a double-digit deficit at halftime, the Lady Panthers fought back and pulled to within one in the final minutes before succumbing. Scoring for both squads was limited initially as […]

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TWIR9: Massive wrestling event at Pine View highlights busy region week 

COMMENTARY — Thirty-three wrestling teams will hit the mats Friday night and all day Saturday in the annual Pine View Invitational this week at PVHS. There are about 110 schools that participate in wrestling in the state of Utah, so the basic math tells us that more than 25 percent of the schools in Utah will […]

Snow Canyon vs. Desert Hills, Boys Basketball,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 14, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Region 9 hoops: Thunder blow past Warriors with monster second half; STGNews videocast 

ST. GEORGE — Ah, the halftime speech. It’s one of the few times when a coach will have his team’s undivided attention. For Desert Hills Wednesday night, it was all about that baseline. The Thunder owned the baseline in the second half against Snow Canyon, converting easy baskets and dominating on the boards, to pull […]

Cedar vs. Dixie, Girls Basketball,  St. George, Utah, Jan. 13, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Girls hoops: Cedar stays undefeated with grind-it-out win over Dixie 

ST. GEORGE — As far as beauty goes, Cedar girls basketball coach John Elison isn’t going to send this game out on a postcard. But then again, beauty is in the eye of the beholder and Elison’s Lady Reds 52-42 win over Dixie Tuesday night makes them 4-0 in region play –and there’s nothing prettier […]

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TWIR9: These are the days when championships are won 

COMMENTARY — Woof! The dog days of summer have a counterpart in the basketball season. It’s the cold, intense cat days of winter, when teams dive headlong into a string of region games with little or no respite until the state playoffs begin in late February. We’re in the midst of those days right now […]

Desert Hills vs. Pine View, Boys Basketball, St. George, Utah, Jan. 9, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Thunder own last 3 1/2 minutes to strike down Panthers; STGNews videocast 

ST. GEORGE — Coach Wade Turley didn’t have any magic words for his Desert Hills team in the fourth quarter of a hotly contested game with Pine View. He just told them to fight. And fight they did, to the very end, to pull out a 52-44 win over the Panthers Friday night in the […]

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Triplecast tonight: Pine View Panthers at Desert Hills Thunder 

ST. GEORGE — St. George News, ESPN SportsRadio 106.1 FM and KCSG-TV will live broadcast coverage of Region 9 high school basketball tonight at 7 p.m. as the Desert Hills Thunder host the Pine View Panthers in the Thunderdome. Tonight’s broadcast will be called by ESPN Radio’s Andy Griffin and Mike McGary and will be produced by CEC-TV and Southern […]

Desert Hills vs. Pine View, Girls Basketball, St. George, Utah, Jan. 8, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Girls hoops roundup: Believe it — Panthers get stunning win over Desert Hills; STGNews videocast 

ST. GEORGE — A famous Christmas song chimed “You have everything you need if you just believe.” The Pine View Lady Panthers can relate. With a new coach and a new attitude, the program that lost all 20 games last season won its seventh game of the current season and absolutely stunned the defending state champion Desert […]

Dixie vs. Pine View, Boys Basketball, St. George, Utah, Jan. 7, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Region roundup: Flyers D the difference in oh-so-close win over Panthers; STGNews videocast, photo gallery 

ST. GEORGE — Three weeks is a long time to chew on a bad piece of meat. But now Dixie can swallow as the Flyers returned to region play with a stirring road win at Pine View Wednesday night, stopping the Panthers on a last-second shot try just before the buzzer. “It was good to […]

Tyler Stevenson (top) and Andrew Anderson, Simplii All-Star Duels, Orem, Utah, Jan. 6, 2015 | Photo by AJ Griffin, St. George News

Hansen, Stevenson lead the charge as 3A wrestlers own the mats at All-Star Duels 

OREM– Fueled by wins from southern Utah locals Drew Hansen (Pine View), Tyler Stevenson (Desert Hills) and Dallin Brooks (Cedar), the 3A Utah high school wrestling all-stars beat out all other classifications to take home the 2015 SIMPLII All-Star Duels Title. The 3A team scored 41 team points and won by a healthy margin over […]

Dixie vs. Pine View, Girls Basketball, St. George, Utah, Jan. 6, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

Region 9 hoops: Late surge lifts Lady Flyers past Pine View 

ST. GEORGE — In a game that featured more surges than a New York brown-out, Dixie finished on the upswing and came away with a 61-51 victory over Pine View in Region 9 girls basketball action. Pine View led 47-45 with under six minutes left in the game, prompting Lady Flyers coach Jaime Araiza to […]

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