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Bleeding Red: Spring football provided precious little info for Utah fans 

Spring has just sprung, but now football is done The fat lady’s sung, and the white team won We will just have to wait until next fall To see which QB is behind the ball COMMENTARY — Utah played its annual Red-White game last Saturday. To call it inconsequential would be a huge understatement. While […]

Dixie State catcher Marla Reiter, Dixie State University vs. Azusa Pacific University, Softball, St. George, Utah, Apr. 25, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

DSU softball clinches third straight conference title with Saturday sweep 

ST. GEORGE – The No. 4 Dixie State Red Storm won three games on Saturday, including a postponed game from Friday and had more lightning delays, but completed the series sweep of Azusa Pacific. DSU finished Friday night’s game with a 13-4 victory after two more innings of play and then went on to beat […]

Zion Lions at Utah Shock, West Valley City, Utah, Apr. 25, 2015. | Photo courtesy AJ Martinez

RMFL football: Deluge can’t stop Zion Lions in romp over Utah Shock 

WEST VALLEY CITY — In a pouring rain at Granger High, the Zion Lions tried something new — they actually let an opponent score first. For just the second time this season, Zion fell behind, but it didn’t matter in the long run as the Lions dominated the rest of the game and came away […]


RMFL football: Lions travel to West Valley today for battle of unbeatens 

RMFL GAME PREVIEW CAPSULE Zion Lions (4-0, 3-0 in League play) at Utah Shock (3-0) Today at 4 p.m., at Granger High School, West Valley City, UT Broadcast: ESPN SportsRadio 106.1 FM with Devin Dixon Previous Meeting: April 19, 2014 — Dixie Rebels 37, Utah Shock 31 in 2 OT. Rebels escape with victory over Shock […]


Region 9 soccer: Tigers in, Thunder out of playoffs as regular season concludes 

ST. GEORGE — The Hurricane Tigers got their biggest win in three years Friday night to capture the fourth and final playoff spot from Region 9, while Snow Canyon clinched a tie for second with Pine View and Desert Hills captured a win in their season-ending contest. Here’s a recap of the action: Hurricane 2, […]


Region 9 baseball: Thunder hammer way to third straight region title 

ST. GEORGE — A Desert Hills win and a Pine View loss Friday have guaranteed that the Thunder, for the third straight year, will have their name on the Region 9 trophy. D-Hills beat upset-minded Hurricane before the rains came and Cedar used pitching and defense to knock off Pine View at CHS. A third region […]


Region 9 softball: Dixie making playoff push after 2nd straight close win 

ST. GEORGE – All of the sudden Dixie is winning close games. The Lady Flyers still have a lot of work to do, but back-to-back close wins have them thinking playoffs as the season winds down. Thursday, Dixie defeated Pine View 4-3, completing a season sweep of the Panthers. The win comes on the heels […]

Dixie State's Pac West champion men's golf team. | Photo courtesy DSU Athletics

DSU’s Haley Dunn takes gold at PWC Championships; Storm men take team title 

ST. GEORGE — Dixie State’s Haley Dunn won the gold medal for the women and the Red Storm men took home the team award at the Pac West Conference Championships held this week at Sunbrook Golf Course. Three rounds of 18 holes wasn’t enough golf for Dunn as the senior birdied a one-hole playoff Wednesday to win […]

Pine View's Logan LaFemina slides in to second base on a steal attempt as Cedars Rykker Tom (9) takes the throw, Cedar vs. Pine View, Baseball, St. George, Utah, Apr. 21, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 baseball: Panther win streak reaches nine with victory over Cedar 

ST. GEORGE — Pine View and Desert Hills stayed red-hot and Snow Canyon kept its playoff hopes alive as all three home teams won Tuesday night in Region 9 baseball action. None of the games were particularly close as the Panthers won their ninth straight by defeating Cedar, the Thunder blitzed Hurricane for their sixth in […]

Dixie goalkeeper Ethan Poulton dives for a save, Dixie vs. Snow Canyon, Soccer, St. George, Utah, Apr. 21, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 soccer: Flyers keep winning, even with region title clinched 

ST. GEORGE — There’s a lot on the line in Region 9 soccer this last week of the season. One thing not up for grabs is which team is the best as Dixie showed no let-up Tuesday despite having already clinched the region title. The Flyers beat Snow Canyon, while Pine View took over second place […]

Dixie pitcher Summer Simkins (10) delivers a pitch as Snow Canyon's Shelbee Hutchings gets ready to lead off from first base, Snow Canyon vs. Dixie, Softball, St. George, Utah, Apr. 21, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 softball: Dixie bunts its way to stunning upset of Snow Canyon 

ST. GEORGE — When Snow Canyon’s Mada Mooring singled and eventually came around to score in the top of the first inning, no one would have blamed Dixie fans for rolling their eyes and muttering “Here we go again.” But the Flyers, who lost 10-0 to Snow Canyon a month ago, weren’t about to roll […]


Bleeding Red: It was a magical season in 2015 for Utah’s Red Rocks 

When things are at a dizzying pace The Red Rocks have both talent and grace But what really sets these gals apart Is the Red Rocks have plenty of heart COMMENTARY — Back on Dec. 2, 1982, the University of Utah was the site of the very first permanent artificial heart implant. More than 32 […]

Dixie vs. Pine View, Baseball, St. George, Utah, Apr. 17, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 baseball: Sweeps week as Thunder, Panthers, Reds brush away foes 

ST. GEORGE — Three series and three sweeps this week in Region 9 baseball as Desert Hills, Pine View and Cedar created some separation with two-game sweeps of their opponents. The Thunder followed up Tuesday’s nailbiter with an easy win over Canyon View Friday. The Panthers outscored Dixie 17-6 in two games. And the Redmen […]

Snow Canyon vs. Pine View, Soccer, St. George, Utah, Apr. 17, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 soccer: Warriors get back at Pine View with win at Panther Stadium 

ST. GEORGE – So much for home-field advantage. Snow Canyon Warriors avenged its earlier home loss to Pine View with a 2-0 victory at the Panthers home field Friday night on a balmy St. George evening. The win moved the Warriors into a tie for second place with the Panthers and also assured that the […]

Snow Canyon's Heather Prestwich winds up with runners on base for Cedar, Cedar vs. Snow Canyon, Softball, St. George, Utah, Apr. 17, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 softball: Warriors get wild (pitch) win over Cedar, hang on to 1st place 

ST. GEORGE — With Snow Canyon’s Heather Prestwich and Cedar’s Marin Whitney pitching well, it was going to take something unusual to break a 2-2 tie Friday afternoon between two of the region’s top teams. Stealing home, that would qualify. Technically, Mada Mooring scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh on a […]

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