UVU Wellness Programs offers Health Risk Appraisals

UVU Wellness Programs offers Health Risk Appraisals

Gant Stokes | Staff Writer UVU Wellness Programs are now offering Health Risk Appraisals (HRA) for students interested in taking control of their overall health. The Health Risk Appraisal is designed to give participants a measurement of their current health status.  It is a comprehensive test that allows students to document and track, over time, […]

Soccer scrimmages under new stadium lights to kick off season

The Wolverines soccer team showcased their new look Friday night at the annual Green and White game. Team Green won the exhibition game with a 2-1 score.   The Green team exploded into action early in the second half, scoring back-to-back goals, each coming in a single minute of each other.   Freshman Lexi Robison […]

Womens soccer looking forward after losing nine seniors

Womens soccer looking forward after losing nine seniors

Even after losing nine seniors in the off-season and facing what coach Brent Anderson called “the most challenging schedule yet,” the Wolverine soccer team is confident going into the new season. Tough match ups against Miami (FL), Fordham, Baylor and Princeton will challenge the team throughout the season.“We have some big names on the schedule,” […]

Q&A with Owlz pitcher Aaron Sookee

Minor league pitcher Aaron Sookee hails from Auburn, Australia. The right-hander is in his second season with the Angels’ farm system and has made appearances for both the Orem Owlz and Arizona league Angels this season. Sports writer Gant Stokes caught up with Sookee to dig up more about the hurler from Down Under. Aaron […]

Bronc rider Brock Winn shows passion in 2nd-place showing at nationals

When Brock Winn was 14 years old, he bought a bronc saddle and has never looked back since. The Ferron, UT native put himself in the national spotlight placing second at the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in saddle bronc riding. CNFR, often called the ‘Rose Bowl’ of college rodeo, is a grueling week-long proving […]

Q&A with Owlz catcher Francis Larson

Orem Owlz catcher Francis Larson is a product of UC Irvine. Through his first eight games played, the right-hander is batting .364, including one triple, one home run and nine RBI. Sports writer Gant Stokes caught up with Larson to find out more about the man behind the catcher’s mask. Q: You went to London […]

Owlz rally in 9th to beat Raptors

The Orem Owlz opened their four-game homestand with a 3-2 victory over the Ogden Raptors Tuesday night after entering the game with a 6-2 record, good for first place inthe Southern Division of the Pioneer League. With both team’s pitching staffs having gem nights, the first two innings only took twenty minutes with neither team […]

After 23-run showing, Owlz lose first game to Casper

After Tuesday’s 23-1 win, Owlz manager Tom Kotchman cautioned that Orem could easily lose 2-1 the following night, calling the offensive explosion a “fluke.” “Just because you have an Owlz jersey on doesn’t mean you’re going to walk out there and win,” Kotchman said. Almost prophetically, the Owlz fell to the Ghosts 4-1 the next […]