• BEST IN STATE—Senior Courtney Schoen Lewis was named Best PR Student in Utah. Story
  • CROWBAR—Athletes compete in annual Crowbar backcountry race in Logan Canyon. CHRISTIAN HATAHWAY
  • HINDU FESTIVAL—Hundreds of Hindus and friends gather for annual Holi Festival of Colors in Spanish Fork. DANA IVINS
  • RAINBOW CELEBRATION—Holi celebrants joyfully paint themselves at Hindu festival. DANA IVINS
  • HUT! HUT! HUT!—ROTC teams compete in Ranger Challenge at Camp Williams. ALISON OSTLER. Story
  • SNOWBARD JAM—Boarders show their stuff on the Quad during Entrepreneur Week. CASSIDEE J. CLINE. Story
  • SNOWBOARD TRICKS as hotdoggers show off on the Quad during Entrepreneur Week. CASSIDEE J. CLINE. Story
  • WINTER A and the American flag over a snowy USU campus. WHITNEY PETERSON
  • QUADVIEW—A springtime view of the USU Quad and Old Main from atop the business building.
  • PRESS CONFERENCE—USU President Stan Albrecht briefing journalism students. CHRIS ROMRIELL. Story
  • HIGH-HEELIN’ IT—Men in high heels and their female supporters walk a mile to protest sex abuse. TY ROGERS
  • ELK PICNIC—Elk and humans mingle at the winter refuge at Blacksmith Fork's Hardware Ranch. CARESA ALEXANDER. Story

Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

More out-of-state players than ever before on the USU men’s lacrosse team  

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on More out-of-state players than ever before on the USU men’s lacrosse team  

By Chase Ringle Nortern Utah Lax The 2015 Utah State University men’s lacrosse team has the most out-of-state players it has ever had. A team that has traditionally been filled with athletes from all around the state of Utah now has more ...

Aggie gymnasts looking to equalize against Southern Utah and Denver

Friday, February 27th, 2015 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Aggie gymnasts looking to equalize against Southern Utah and Denver

The Utah State University women's gymnastics team posted its second best overall score of the season on Feb. 20 — but it wasn’t enough to beat Southern Utah University. Tonight the Aggies will get a chance to equalize. Utah State will ...

USU men’s golf gains practice time for spring tournaments 

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on USU men’s golf gains practice time for spring tournaments 

Due to Logan's unusual mild winter, the Utah State University men’s golf team has had additional practice time to prepare for upcoming spring tournaments. “We usually start practice sometime in the middle of March, on average,” said Grahm Schmaltz, a senior on ...

USU women’s soccer hosts new tournament

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on USU women’s soccer hosts new tournament

The Utah State University women's soccer team held a new off-season tournament Saturday against teams from three other schools. The tournament, which provided an opportunity for the teams to play during a time usually limited to conditioning and single-team practice, ...

Utah State basketball coach lauded at his final Big Blue Scholarship luncheon

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Utah State basketball coach lauded at his final Big Blue Scholarship luncheon

The Utah State University Big Blue Scholarship Fund held its final luncheon of the season on Monday, commemorating head basketball coach Stew Morrill’s retirement. The luncheon, held at the Riverwoods Conference Center in Logan, highlighted Morrill and his 17 years of ...

Cherry Peak Resort to offer a variety of terrain to guests

Friday, November 14th, 2014 Posted in Outdoors, Sports | Comments Off on Cherry Peak Resort to offer a variety of terrain to guests

Story and photo by Michael Royer RICHMOND —Forrest Fackrell looked out of his Cache Valley home Thursday morning and saw something everyone involved in the ski industry loves to see — snow. Fackrell is general manager of Cherry Peak Resort, the first ...

Race the Reaper 5k raised money for family support center

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Race the Reaper 5k raised money for family support center

By Katie Larsen Lambert NORTH LOGAN -- Outrunning death wasn’t the only purpose for the Race the Reaper 5k.  The event, which incorporated Utah State University’s cross country team, was a fundraiser for the Child and Family Support Center. “They (the proceeds) will all go ...

Top of Utah Marathon: One-day event takes a year of prep, but worth it

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Top of Utah Marathon: One-day event takes a year of prep, but worth it

By Michael Royer HYRUM— A pull of a trigger started it all Saturday, when more than 1,500 runners and athletes from across the country competed in the 16th annual Top of Utah Marathon. The race started at Hardware Ranch in Blacksmith Fork ...

Beating the Bear Lake Monster? Only a matter of lessons and practice

Monday, September 8th, 2014 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Beating the Bear Lake Monster? Only a matter of lessons and practice

By Katherine Larsen NORTH LOGAN -- It was 9:15 p.m. on a Friday. Tori Geller, a 15-year-old just leaving the Sports Academy pool after working her shift as a lifeguard, was going to sacrifice precious time from her TGIF night to ...

National champs look to make the most of fall baseball

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on National champs look to make the most of fall baseball

Story and photo by Jared Dangerfield PROVIDENCE — Fall is in the air and for many baseball enthusiasts that means the end of another season, but for the Utah State University club baseball players, their season is just beginning. [caption id="" align="alignright" ...

Valley soccer rivalry kicks off with Sky View girls over Logan, 3-1

Sunday, August 31st, 2014 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Valley soccer rivalry kicks off with Sky View girls over Logan, 3-1

By Jared Dangerfield LOGAN -- In the first rivalry game of the season, the Sky View Bobcats’ girls soccer team came away with a 3-1 victory over long-time rival, the Logan Grizzlies, Thursday at Logan High School. With vuvuzelas roaring — the ...

Logan Grizzlies hungry for state championship

Sunday, August 31st, 2014 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Logan Grizzlies hungry for state championship

Story and photo by Michael Royer LOGAN — Winning every game. That's the goal. And coming off a heartbreaking 23-21 loss to Olympus High School in the quarterfinals of the 2013 Class 4A Utah State Football Championships, it's a goal the Logan High ...

High school football: Sky View outlasts Highland in 4A playoffs

Monday, November 4th, 2013 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on High school football: Sky View outlasts Highland in 4A playoffs

By Tavin Stucki SMITHFIELD -- Sky View withstood back-to-back touchdowns early in the second half to beat Highland 27-14 in the first round of the Utah 4A State Playoffs Friday afternoon. "I think our kids just realized that we're going to have ...

High school football: Mountain Crest crushes Ogden for moral victory

Friday, October 25th, 2013 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on High school football: Mountain Crest crushes Ogden for moral victory

Story and photo by Tavin Stucki HYRUM -- It wasn't pretty, but Mountain Crest beat the now 2-8 Ogden Tigers 44-18 for little more than bragging rights at the bottom of Region 5 Thursday night. Just one year after a double-overtime loss ...

Utah State men’s soccer team kicks off season with Idaho State Sept. 6

Friday, August 30th, 2013 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Utah State men’s soccer team kicks off season with Idaho State Sept. 6

By Christopher Farnes LOGAN -- Women’s soccer season at Utah State University has already begun with two home wins, but the unsponsored USU men’s team will not be kicking off their season until Sept. 6. The men’s soccer team concluded open tryouts ...

Aggie handball players win national singles, doubles titles

Sunday, March 10th, 2013 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Aggie handball players win national singles, doubles titles

By Curtis Lundstrom LOGAN—Utah State’s club teams took another step forward thanks to senior handballers Ryan Campbell and Jon Larson, who brought home a pair of championships from the 2013 National Collegiate Handball Championships. Battling a field of 250 of the nation’s ...

USU hockey, en route to nationals, awaits opponents to qualify

Sunday, February 24th, 2013 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on USU hockey, en route to nationals, awaits opponents to qualify

By Ileana Borunda, Clayton Leuba, Tessa Italasano and Cale Patterson The Blue Streak LOGAN—The Aggies are headed to the national tournament again — they just don’t know who else will be there. The American Collegiate Hockey Association’s West Regional Playoffs will take place ...

Aggie TV News—Reactions to Pope’s resignation, Mardi Gras, scoring record & more

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 Posted in Arts and Life, Sports | Comments Off on Aggie TV News—Reactions to Pope’s resignation, Mardi Gras, scoring record & more

LOGAN—This week, the ATVNews team brings world events home to campus, and looks into local events, anchored by Kelton Wells and Emily Landeen, and produced by Loren Brewer. • Local reaction to the Pope’s resignation. • Want to talk to your state ...

Soccer registration starts Saturday in Providence, River Heights

Friday, February 1st, 2013 Posted in Arts and Life, Sports | Comments Off on Soccer registration starts Saturday in Providence, River Heights

Story and photo by Paul Christiansen PROVIDENCE—Each spring the South Cache Soccer League facilitates a recreational soccer program for youth of the southern part of the valley. Representatives of SCSL travel to each competing township for registration days where individuals can ...

Basketball ref gets certified: ‘If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em’

Monday, December 17th, 2012 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on Basketball ref gets certified: ‘If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em’

By Curtis Lundstrom LOGAN -- Years ago, Ron Lundstrom was coaching a youth basketball game when he had a run-in with an official. When a disputed call led to easy points for the opposing team, Lundstrom argued with the official. But ...