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On April 13, Grand County High School senior Macray Ellis signed a letter of intent to play baseball for the Voyageurs at Rainy River College in International Falls in northern Minnesota. Friends, family, teammates and coaches attended a signing ceremony where Grand County High School Athlet…

Thursday, April 22, 2021
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The Grand County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue team, based in Moab, is known as the busiest rescue team in the state. Over one 11 day period early this month, responders helped people at 12 incidents ranging from all-night searches to technical rope rescues. On April 12, first responders were …

Thursday, April 15, 2021
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Wildlife Conservation Biologist Scott Gibson boot-crunched across rocky desert soil a short distance from a dirt road buzzing with recreationists, scanning a series of sparsely vegetated washes for the unobtrusive wildlife camera he’d set up the week before. He had an exact location for the …

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Rock climbers who use and care about the Moab area are outraged that someone bolted new routes across a panel of petroglyphs at an area known as the Sunshine Wall, located north of Arches National Park on land overseen by the Bureau Land Management. A climber who noticed the bolts earlier th…

Saturday, March 20, 2021
Friday, February 19, 2021

Senior Pat Pakkarato has been a huge contributor to the Grand County High School swim team for the past three years, coaches say. Last week, Pakkarato set a new school record in the 200 meter individual medley and came from behind to take first place in the 100 meter fly at the Utah High Sch…

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Malachi Seely Roberts drives to the lane as the Grand County Red Devils outdid the the Emery Spartans 88-67 to win the Region XII title on Feb 12. The Red Devils will seed high enough in the RPI to earn a bye on February 16th and should be hosting the second round game on Feb 19. [Grand Coun…

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The Grand County High School Red Devilettes drill team was honored with the 3A Sportsmanship award from the Utah Dance and Drill Association. “Having good sportsmanship means fair and generous behavior and treatment of others, especially during a sport contest,” GCHS Athletics staff noted. W…

Friday, February 05, 2021

Chance Arbon shoots from the top of the key as the Grand County Red Devils reverse roles, beating the San Juan Broncos on Jan. 30. Both teams stayed within just a few points of each other until the last three and a half minutes in the fourth quarter when the Red Devils pulled away for a 16 p…

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Malachi Roberts took the shot as the Grand County High School Red Devils hosted the Carbon Dinos in another tough Region XII competition game on Jan. 22. Each quarter was tightly contested, yet the team overcame a deficit at the end of each quarter to regain the lead. Each time Carbon made a…

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Congratulations to the HMK students of the month! Pictured, from left to right, are HMK Principal Jill Tatton, sixth-grader Jovi Henderson, fifth-grader Lynndie Smith, fourth-grader Elizabeth Redd, third-grader Ripley Lamkins, second-grader Andi Melton, first-grader Danay Gonzales and Moab M…

A sophomore with a 4.0 GPA, Red Devil Swim Team’s Zoe Warren swims the 200 freestyle, 200 individual medley, 100 backstroke, 200 and 400 freestyle relays, and is steadily moving up the ranks. "Zoe has had huge time drops the past few weeks! She dropped 7 seconds in the 200 individual medley …

Thursday, January 21, 2021

On Jan. 16, the Red Devil swim team traveled to Emery County for competition and held its senior recognition meet on Jan. 17. Seniors Kyla Jackman, Duncan Clark, Richard Shumway, George Mahonri Rockford, and Pat Pakkarato and their parents were honored today as important parts of the success…

A straight-A student, Josalyn Murphy continues to be leader of the pack on the Grand County High School girls basketball team. She commands respect on the floor and took third place in the region for overall points averaged per game. Josalyn was selected by her teammates to be one of two cap…

Lexi Carroll drove to the basket as the Lady Red Devils took on the third-ranked South Sevier Lady Rams on Jan. 16. Coaches said that the final score of 25-61 was not indicative of how well the girls played, especially on the defensive side of the ball, reporting that the “girls are playing …

Friday, January 15, 2021
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Grand County High School wrestler Landon Moralez went 10-0 over the two days at different tournaments at the Cedar Invitational on Jan. 9. “Landon is having a great season so far with an undefeated streak,” said Coach Wells, noting that one of Landon’s wins was against the number two ranked …

Moroni Roberts readies for a free throw as the Grand County boys basketball team faced the North Sanpete Hawks on Jan. 9. The game was closely contested for three quarters before Grand County was able to pull away early in the fourth, winning 84-63 and continuing the team’s hot streak. [Gran…

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Grand County High School senior Ty Bohannon has had a huge role in the strong 9-0 start by this year's GCHS boys basketball team. Through the first nine games, Ty is averaging 9.3 points while shooting 52% from the field, with 6.2 rebounds as well.

Friday, January 08, 2021
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"We're really excited to have Lexi," says Grand County High School basketball coach Andrea Noyes. Lexi is a starter on the team in just her first year playing, and has shown drive and determination as well as maintaining straight As.

Thursday, December 31, 2020
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Friday, December 18, 2020

Senior Tyler Bohannon shoots a free throw during the Red Devils game against American Preparatory Academy on Dec. 12. The Red Devils won 79-53. [Photo: Grand County Red Devils Athletics]

Conor Duniway, Stryder Young, Kaistin Oliver and Pat Pakkarato get ready for their first meet this past Friday, Dec. 11. The Red Devils posted multiple first place wins. [Photo: Grand County Athletics Page]

Saturday, December 05, 2020
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Thursday, November 05, 2020

Members of the Red Devils Mountain Bike Team volunteered with the Grand County Active Trails and Transportation Division, working on the Robin Groff Memorial Bike Park. The pocket park, located along the Mill Creek Parkway, is still closed to the public while the installation nears completio…

Friday, October 30, 2020

Freshmen Silver Turner, Aiden Gordon and Ammon Jackman, pictured left to right, were three of the high school mountain bike team riders that competed at their state tournament in Richfield on Oct. 23. The team placed fifth place overall. Good luck to seniors Jackson Sorensen and Eli Taylor a…

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Congrats to Lady Red Devil Kylah Ricks. On Oct. 22, she overcame the challenging course and the number one ranked runner to win her third consecutive 3A UHSAA Individual Championship. Great Job, Kylah! [Photo: Grand County High School Athletics / Activities]

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Austin Paris Wright wrestles for the Grand County Middle School team, Devils Wrestling, as well as Champion’s Wrestling based out of Mapleton, Utah. He also wrestles Nationally for Team Utah, Utah Gold, USA Elite, Whitted Trained and POWA. Paris traveled all over the country this past wrestl…

Thursday, October 22, 2020

The Grand County High School cross country team placed three runners in this week’s State Championship races after competing in the Region XII Championships in Price on Oct. 13: Senior Kylah Ricks and Juniors Bella Welch and Arthur Hawks. [Photo: Grand County High Red Devil Athletics/Activit…

The Red Devils played their final game of the 2020 season on Oct. 15, hosting the Richfield Wildcats. The seniors had some great plays to finish the season with Dante Wells having a pick 6 and Ryelan Jones proving himself as the offensive MVP, running and throwing for 3 touchdowns. Though th…

Saturday, October 17, 2020

The spike in local COVID-19 cases in Moab is impacting high school athletics, as the Grand County High School volleyball and football teams announced  they would curtail gameplay due to the virus. The girls volleyball team has canceled a game due to a positive COVID-19 case on the team, whil…

Friday, October 16, 2020

Jakson Mayer, Kip Sevenoff and Eli Taylor shredded the course as the Moab Red Devil Mountain Biking team took second place on Oct. 10 in Richfield. Sevenoff took third in the Junior Varsity "A" race. RDP! [Photo: Colin Topper]

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Corah Moody lined up for a shot as the Lady Red Devil Soccer team won 5-2 over American Leadership Academy on Oct. 10. This Pigtail Playoff win moves the Red Devils into the 16-team tournament where they are scheduled to play #1 Manti on Oct. 14. [Photo: Grand County Red Devil Athletics]

The Grand County High School Cross Country team had an outstanding performance at the Monticello Triangular cross country meet on Oct. 7, winning the meet and defeating both host Monticello and San Juan High School. [Photo: Grand County Red Devil Athletics]

Congrats to the Red Devil golf team! The team held on to a sixth place finish as a team and had two individuals medal as top-10 finalists. Wyatt Toney (left) placed eighth and Rafe Saunders placed ninth. [Photo: Grand County Red Devil Athletics]

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"Coaching Corah has been a privilege of mine for the last two years," said Grand County High School soccer coach Austin Marques. "This young woman has shown a lot of mental fortitude and physical strength on and off the field."

Friday, October 09, 2020

On Sept. 30, the Lady Devils volleyball team was able to avenge an earlier loss to the South Sevier Rams, winning 3 games to 1 with outstanding defense! Way to go, ladies! [Photo: Grand County Athletics]

Corbin Mays tees off at the Region XII Championship on Sept. 28 at Round Valley. The team won the day, taking first place for the tournament and third overall for the season. [photo: Grand County Athletics]

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The Red Devils football team found the win column for the first time this season, beating the Carbon Dinos 48-6 at the Grand County homecoming game on Oct. 2. The team racked up over 600 yards of offense, while giving up less than 100. RDP! [Photo: Grand County Athletics]

Thursday, October 08, 2020

Grand County High School sophomore Stella McGowan completed her second year playing tennis for the Red Devils with impressive regional and state tournament play this year. In regional tournament play, McGowan placed second in 3rd singles, and improved upon that strong effort in dramatic fash…

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Grand County High School senior Maara Holyoak wrapped up her high school tennis career in spectacular fashion with strong showings in this year’s regional and state tournament play. Maara placed third in 1st singles at the Region 12 tournament against a very competitive field and advanced in…

Friday, October 02, 2020

Grand County High School senior Kendyll Cox passes the ball at a home game for the Lady Red Devils volleyball team on Sept. 28, defeating Emery 3-0. [Brady Packard / Moab Sun News]

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The Lady Red Devils came away with a one-sided victory over the South Sevier Rams 8-0 on Sept. 25. Corah Moody had a hat trick with her three goals; Olivia Medina added two goals herself. Tava Walling, Emree Olsen, and Amelia McKay each scored one goal for the Devils. [Photo: Grand County At…

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The Red Devils hosted the San Juan Broncos on Sept. 25. Though the team showed promise, the Devils came up short 56-20. Next up is the Homecoming game against the Carbon Dinos; scheduled for 7p.m. on Friday, Oct. 2. Come show your Red Devil Pride! [Photo: Kammy Rae Wells]