Uintah High School Sports

May 5, 2021

The Lady Utes softball team traveled to Wasatch Monday for a non-region game, holding their own against the Wasps losing 11-7. McKinnely Mull hit a homer for the Utes in the loss.
Tuesday they
hosted Ogden Tuesday for Senior Day. Charlee Gilroy snacked two home runs for the Utes with Ella Wright and McKinnely Mull hitting one as the Utes mercy ruled the Tigers 20-0, scoring the runs in just two innings.

They now travel to Ben Lomond Thursday to end the season. The Utes are in second place in Region 10 and will more than likely host a pod site to start the 4A State Tournament May 14th and 15th.

Barry Johnson

May 5, 2021

The Uintah Boys baseball team had a productive day in Ogden Tuesday, starting off at Ben Lomond to complete a previously suspended game with the Scots. The Utes had loaded the bases when the game was suspended, so started with them loaded. Caleb Sivert smacked a double bringing two runs giving the Utes a 10-4 lead as they went on for the 11-5 victory.
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hey then traveled 5 miles up the road to take on the Ogden Tigers. Going down in order the first two innings, Pitcher Karson Murray started the third with a double, Jace Watkins walked then Haiden Reary laid down a bunt with the runners going, the Tiger opted to go to third too late, loading the bases with Utes.
Lead off hitter Aiden Baltrum doubled to the left center gap scoring two and the Utes went on to score six runs in the third inning.
In the fourth, a couple of walks, then a double by Daniel Wright scored two more.
Brennan Kunkle started the fifth inning getting hit by a pitch,
then singles by Morgan Mansfield and Karson Murray loaded the bases, Haiden and Aiden each got plunked scoring two, Wright walked scoring another, Gage Murray singled in a run, then a base clearing three run double by Tavin Betts gave the Utes seven runs in the inning.
Karson Murray spread five hits around pitching a shutout for the 15-0 Utes victory.
The Utes host the Tigers Thursday at 3:30. With a win, the Utes will finish 7-5 finishing fourth in Region 10.

Barry Johnson

May 3, 2021

The Uintah Boy’s Soccer team started the 4A State tournament Friday hosting the Tigers out of Hurricane. Rhett Christopherson scored two goals in the first half with assists by Edy Pinales and Jorge Angulo. The Tigers came back to score two goals to send the game into overtime. Neither team scored through two overtimes resulting in a shootout. Brysen Allen converted the winning penalty kick to give the Utes the victory.
The Utes travel to Logan to take on the Green Canyon Wolves to continue their state run.

Barry Johnson

May 3, 2021

The Lady Utes softball team traveled to Stansbury last Friday a back and forth duel from the outset with both teams scoring three runs in the first. The Utes scored one in the second and the Aviators responded with two to take the lead. Uintah scored two runs in the third then both teams scored four in the fourth then each team scored a run in the sixth. Maurlee Luck kept the Aviators from scoring in the seventh to hold on to a narrow 11-10 victory.
Aspen Wall cracked a home run and Abi Brown tripled in the game.
The Utes travel
to Wasatch Monday, host Ogden Tuesday, then travel to Ben Lomond Thursday to end the season.

Barry Johnson

April 30, 2021

The Lady Utes softball team traveled to Roosevelt to take on the Lady Cougars Wednesday. The Utes built an 8-1 after four innings, then exploded for 14 runs in the 7th to beat the Cougars 22-7. Quaylee Smuin cracked two home runs with Aspen Wall and McKinnely Mull hitting one, with Savannah Lewis hitting two triples in the win.
The Utes travel to Stansbury Friday, to Wasatch Monday, host Ogden Tuesday, then travel to Ben Lomond Thursday to end the season.

Barry Johnson

April 30, 2021

The Uintah Boys baseball team faced the Region 10 leading Stansbury Stallions this last week. Delayed on Tuesday they hosted the Stallions Wednesday tied at zero for three innings, Stansbury’s bats came alive late to score 10 runs to beat the Utes 10-0.
They then met at Stansbury Thursday Dano Wright tripled in the first inning, then singles by Gage Murray, Tavin Betts and Brennan Kunkel brought in two runs for the Utes. Haiden Reary and the Ute defense with a couple inning ending double plays kept the Stallions scoreless for four innings.
The Stallions scored one in the fifth and the Utes responded with one in the top of the sixth, the Stansbury scored two in the sixth to tie the game, then scored in the seventh to beat the Ute 4-3. The Utes played some great ball in the game.
The Utes will visit the Ogden Tuesday Tuesday then host the Tigers Thursday to finish Region play. Join me, Barry Johnson Tuesday afternoon at 3:30 as I call the live play by play action between the Utes and the Tigers.

Barry Johnson

April 26, 2021

The Ute Boys Tennis team hosted the Uintah Invitational last weekend going undefeated beating Tooele, Morgan, Carbon, San Juan and Union.


Barry Johnson

April 26, 2021

The Uintah Boys baseball team traveled to Delta to face the Rabbits last Tuesday. The Utes jumped off to a big lead with five runs in the first inning, one in the second then six in the third. The Rabbits scored two runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, which wasn’t enough to keep from being mercy ruled by the Utes 12-2. Daniel Wright went two for two with a double, single and walk, scoring three runs, all while giving up only three hits while pitching four innings of shut out ball. Tavin Betts, Brennan Kunkel and Jace Watkins also had two hits each in the win. The Utes will host Stansbury Tuesday then visit the Stallions Thursday. Join me, Barry Johnson Thursday afternoon at 3:30 as I call the live play by play action between the Utes and the Stallions.

Barry Johnson