Three Moab teenagers pose with their medals after placing in events at the Larry H. Miller Utah Summer Games in Cedar City on June 16 and 17. At left, Dante Wells, 15, won the third-place bronze medal in the 100-meter dash, and placed fourth in the 200-meter race. He also competed in the 400-meter race. Pictured in center, Tyson Horton, 16, took first place in the high jump and second in the long jump, bringing home a gold and silver medal for his efforts. At right, Connor Guerrero, 16, placed first in the 400-meter hurdles. He also placed fourth in the 400-meter run, fifth in the 200-meter run, and sixth in the 100-meter run. The three were among several athletes from Moab who competed in the Summer Games track and field events. Also from Moab, siblings Jyllian Petty, 9, Qwentyn Petty, 12, and Nadya Petty, 13, competed in various races, and Wendy Dickson and Andy Pitas competed in respective master’s events.
Photo courtesy of Torrie Guerrero