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By Anna Fredericks Contributing writer The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers saw some good action on the mats this past week, hosting a home meet with Nucla and Dolores December 13 then wrestling in eight duals at the Manti Holiday Classic December 16-17. In their pool at Manti, the Buckaroos won duals...
San Juan senior Serina Yanito (#10) goes to the hole against Monticello December 8 in Blanding. Bronco teammates Kaeah Howard (#11) and Paige Bitsoie (#3) look on as Buckaroo Kaymee Freestone (#21) provides defense. San Juan won the first meeting between the longtime rivals 69-31. Richard Kaer photo
by Rhett Sifford Sports Editor The San Juan High School girls basketball team got their first two wins of the season and improved to 2-2 on the year this past week with games against local rivals. On Tuesday, December 6 the Broncos topped Whitehorse 57-49 at home, then traveled to Monticello on...
by David Boyle News Director Both Whitehorse High School basketball teams are getting valuable experience in the early weeks of the season. The Raider boys traveled to the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield to play against top-ranked teams at the annual 1A Preview this past Friday and Saturday,...
by Anna Fredericks Contributing Writer The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers brought home a second-place team trophy from the Dave Smith Memorial tournament in Price this past Friday and Saturday, December 9-10. The Buckaroos won duals against Juan Diego, Telos, Carbon 2, and American Fork, earning 233...
by David Boyle News Director The Monticello High School boys basketball team went 1-2 in the past week including a thrilling double-overtime victory against Tintic high school at the 1A Preview at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield. Monticello defeated the Miners on Saturday, December 10 62-57...
2A SECOND TEAM Kinley Noyes ~ San Juan Senior Outside Hitter 151 Kills, .083 Hitting Percentage, 110 Digs 107 Serve Receptions (Statistics are partial season)
Three San Juan County student athletes earn volleyball All-State honors Three high school student athletes representing San Juan County were named to All-State volleyball teams for the 2022 fall sports season that recently came to a close. The Deseret News released its list of honorees on November...
by Rhett Sifford Sports Editor Monticello High School boys basketball head coach Josh Keyes has begun his third year and 19th as assistant and head coach combined. Keyes recently fielded a few questions from the San Juan Record. He discusses his team, their expectations for the year, and important...
Bronco wrestler Nicholas Joe (top) turns his opponent from Carbon at the recent tournament in Price.  Tayia Bennett photo
by Rhett Sifford Sports Editor The San Juan High School wrestling team dominated the Dave Smith Memorial at Carbon High School in Price this past weekend, scoring 363 points to win the tournament by 130 points over second-place Monticello. The Broncos won all seven of their duals by large margins...
by Rhett Sifford Sports Editor It’s always tough to lose not only all your starters from a previous season, but your head coach as well. Having that happen twice increases the challenge. That’s what the San Juan High School boys basketball team faced in the opening weeks of the 2022-23 season. The...
by Anna Fredericks Contributing Writer The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers took to the mat for their first outing of the 2022-23 season at the Red Rocks Invitational in Moab this Friday and Saturday, December 2-3. Senior Javlin Robison led the way for the Bucks with a perfect 9-0 record. He won six...

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