Category: Men’s Sports

Historic five wrestlers compete at NCAA Wrestling Championships

Photo by Mike Smith/ Courtesy of Matshots Taylor LaMont was one win shy of an All-American finish at the NCAA Wrestling Championships in Cleveland, Ohio, March 15-17. Demetrius Romero and Kimball Bastian followed LaMont, making it to the second day of competition. LaMont started off the tournament as the highest ranked wrestler that UVU has ever had, going into the tournament with a No. 7  seed. He went 2-0 on the first day of competition with defeats over Brock Hudkins of Northern Illinois and No. 10 seed Sebastian Rivera of Northwestern, which advanced LaMont to the quarterfinals. He then...

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Wolverine’s Late Inning Struggles Continue

UVU’s baseball team took on BYU March 13 in their first game back in Utah. After a hot start and a few early leads, the Wolverines could not hold on and lost 9-3. Kaden Schmitt started on the mound for the Wolverines and gave them a strong five innings of work. He struck out three batters and only gave up two runs off three hits. The Wolverines could not keep the Cougars off the base path after turning the game over to the bullpen in the sixth. Through three innings, the Wolverines bullpen consisting of Marco Briones, Paxton Schultz,...

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