Sports Shorts
Double overtime thriller between Bucks, Broncos
In as good a high school basketball game as you would ever want to see, the Monticello Buckaroos and the San Juan Broncos renewed their annual basketball rivalry on December 19 in Blanding.
Dec 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bucks start off basketball season with a bang, defeat #2 ranked Piute, 43-39
The Monticello Buckaroos boys came up with two full-sized basketball wins over the weekend at the 1A preview in Richfield.
Dec 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Talk with roundball coaches
The SJR recently had a chat with three basketball head coaches, Justin Moon of the San Juan Lady Broncos, Ryan Nielson of the San Juan boys team, and Lee Chadwick, coach of the Monticello Lady Buck...
Dec 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broncos claim 2A state football title
The San Juan Bronco football team brought home a fifth state championship trophy to Blanding after defeating the South Summit Wildcats 7-0 on a snowy field in Salt Lake City on November 14.
Nov 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broncos advance to final with 40-13 win
It was a turnover tsunami the Broncos traveled on to roll over the South Sevier Rams Saturday in Cedar City at the 2A semifinals, surfing to a convincing 40-13 that wasn’t even as close as the scor...
Nov 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bucks end season with semifinal loss
The second time around was much better, but not good enough for the Monticello Buckaroo football team. They succumbed to the Duchesne Eagles in the 1A semifinals, 22-12.
Nov 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bucks win 3 of 4 at state tourney
"That's a wrap" for volleyball this year after the Buckaroos and Broncos ended their seasons in volleyball at state tournaments.
Nov 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Region champs despite flu
The biggest winner for the week in Monticello was the flu, which not only left over 50 kids absent per day at the high school, but put serious dents in the various sports teams.
Oct 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another big week for local sports teams

Nothing like a break out football game to cure your ills for the Monticello Buckaroo football team.
Oct 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broncos dropped by Demons
The San Juan Broncos dominated the larger Durango Colorado Demons for most of Friday night in Blanding, but the Demons used an old San Juan trick to turn the momentum in their favor.
Sep 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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