The Red Devils won a trip to the state tournament in convincing fashion after playing host to the first round of UHSAA softball finals on Saturday, May 4, at Grand County High School. Manti, Delta, Morgan, South Sevier and Grand County all vied for a chance to move on to the next round of playoffs.
Red Devils golfer Joopy Bamrungmuang shot an 87 at the Region 15 Championship held April 29 at the Carbon Country Club, good enough for a fifth place finish. Bamrungmuang stands in sixth place in the region ahead of the state championship, which was played Tuesday and Wednesday, May 7-8, after The Times-Independent B section was printed.
The Lady Red Devils softball team beat the San Juan Broncos 16-1 on Tuesday, April 23, at home. Grand scored 10 runs in the first, five in the second, and one in the third, when the mercy rule went into effect.
The Grand County girl’s golf team attended a Region 15 tournament on Tuesday, April 23, at Green Valley Golf Course, in Washington City. Joopy Bamrungmuang placed seventh in the tournament with 92 and maintained her sixth position on the Region 15 top 12 list with a stroke average of 86.5.
How did the Grand County softball team celebrate Senior Recognition Day on Monday, April 8? Skydivers landed on the field, the team wore new uniforms, and the Lady Devils beat the North Sanpete Hawks 16-6 in the first game of a doubleheader.
The Grand County girl’s golf team took second place at a tournament Emery High hosted on April 3, at Millsite Golf Course in Ferron.
Thursday, April 4, 2019 will be fondly recalled as a very special day in the annals of Grand County High softball. The Lady Red Devils defeated the Richfield Wildcats at home in a doubleheader, 14-1 and 11-1 and in the process hit five homers.
The Red Devils softball team beat the San Juan Broncos 9-2 at home on Tuesday, March 26 in what would be the last contest for seniors on both teams. Paige Shumway got the party started for Grand in the bottom of the first with a leadoff, in-the-park home run. Jaci Shumway got a base hit. Cortney Noyes launched a one-out, two-run dinger and Shumway rounded the bases for the RBI.
The Red Devils girls golf team placed second at a tournament South Sevier hosted at the Cove View Golf Course on Tuesday, March 26 in Richfield. Grand finished with 461 total strokes.