Sports

Miss Rodeo Utah contestants prepared and ready

2017 Miss Rodeo Utah candidates

Though young, contestants vying for the title of Miss Rodeo Utah have put in enough years to...

Cross Country

Layton man to represent U.S. in World Mountain Running Championships in Italy

Brett Hales

Brett Hales will help Team USA defend their 2016 gold medal title in the World Mountain Running Championships in Italy on July 30, 2017. 


High School

Josh Godfrey returns to the Dart side; named new Davis High baseball coach

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No, that’s not a typo. He was just named the new Davis High baseball coach.


Ogden Raptors

5 Ogden Raptors named to 2017 Pioneer League All-Star team

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Five Ogden Raptors were named to the 2017 Pioneer League All-Star team, the league announced Tuesday.


Local

2018 Miss Rodeo Utah Carly Peercy hopes to inspire others through title

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When Carly Peercy entered her first rodeo pageant in 2012, she was so afraid she faked an illness to get out of competing. “I really wasn’t sick, I just didn’t even want to try,” Peercy admitted as she explained how her mother, Lana Peercy, pushed her to go through with...


Weber State

Sara Hill finishing second round of cancer treatments

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The wife of Weber State football coach Jay Hill recently went through a second round chemo, a bone marrow transplant and more. Her attitude is as positive as ever, according to her Instagram and husband.


High School

Ogden High product Garrett Barton signs to run track and cross country at BYU

Garrett Barton

Barton signed his letter of intent Monday to run cross country and track on scholarship at BYU.


Ogden Raptors

Raptors drop Sunday finale against Osprey, beat Brewers Monday in Helena

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The Ogden Raptors (19-15) rebounded from dropping Sunday’s series finale against the Missoula Osprey (16-18) with a win Monday against the Helena Brewers (15-19).


Rodeo

Standing tall and riding high: Meet the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo trick rider

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In the moments between the saddle bronc competition and the barrel racing, Jessica Blair Fowlkes has the grounds of the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo all to herself.


Rodeo

Losing never felt so good: World champ Utah bronc rider gets bested by sons

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Watching his son, Ryder Wright, outscore him Friday night at the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo gave two-time world champion saddle bronc rider Cody Wright a lot of joy. 


Rodeo

Local competitors choose Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo for many reasons

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“Because of our stock contractor and sub-contractors, we have the top 35 cowboys in the nation,” said Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo Sponsor Director Desiree Cooper-Larsen. She also pointed to the best announcer, clowns and specialty acts for ProRodeo Hall of Fame induction.  


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