Members of the Grand County Swim team displayed confidence, competence and substantial improvements at a home meet Friday, Nov. 15 at the Moab Recreation and Aquatic Center. Gunnison Valley, Hurricane, Richfield participated in the meet.
The Moab To Monument Valley Film Commission was founded in 1949 and is the oldest film commission in the world. On Nov. 7-9, I participated in commission’s 70th Anniversary contest, the Moab Showdown 49-Hour Short Film Competition.
The fall sports season officially wrapped up with a sports awards ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11, in the Grand County High School auditorium. Red Devils athletes had many achievements on which to reflect.
The Grand County High School swim team broke 14 personal records at the Cedar City Invitational on Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9. Over 14 schools with 2A-6A classifications attended the meet.
The sixth annual Moab Celtic Festival, also known as Scots on the Rocks, was held on Friday, Nov.1 thru Sunday, Nov. 3 at the Old Spanish Trail Arena, in Moab.
The Grand County varsity volleyball team broke even with two wins and two losses and landed in seventh place out of 19 schools that participated in the UHSAA State Championship Tournament on Tuesday, Oct. 29 and Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Utah Valley University in Orem.
The winter prep sports season began on Friday, Nov. 1 when the Grand County swim team hosted the first meet of the year at the Moab Recreation and Aquatic Center. The Red Devils faced off against Millard, North Sanpete and Logan and they performed well, including first-place finishes in backstroke for both boys and girls, and a boys win in the butterfly.
Kylah Ricks literally ran away from the pack to earn the Utah High School Cross-Country 3A State Championship Oct. 23 at Sugarhouse Park in Salt Lake City. She finished the three-mile race in 18:50 – a full minute and a half before anyone else crossed the finish line.
Grand County middle and high school strings and choir students presented an American Patchwork on Thursday, Oct. 25, in the Grand County High School auditorium.
This story has been changed to reflect player Clynn Backus was incorrectly identified.
Evan Ellison and Kylah Ricks took first place at the 2019 Region 12 Cross Country Championship on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Carbon Country Club Golf Course in Helper.
The Grand County varsity football team lost the final game of the regular season 0-34 to the Richfield Wildcats on Oct. 17 in Richfield.