UVU Wellness Programs offers Health Risk Appraisals

March 11, 2015

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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

August 12, 2011

Reading Time: < 1 minute 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 […]

Q&A with Owlz pitcher Aaron Sookee

July 18, 2011

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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

July 5, 2011

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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

July 5, 2011

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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

June 28, 2011

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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

June 23, 2011

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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 […]

Rodeo showing strong at nationals

June 17, 2011

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Wolverine Rodeo club is putting in a strong showing at the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The event began Sunday, June 12th at the Casper Events center in Casper Wyoming. With over 100 universities represented, the Wolverines are proving they belong with the best. The team took six riders competing in six different events […]

Utah Valley rodeo heads to nationals

June 11, 2011

Reading Time: 2 minutes The rodeo club will be heading to Casper Wyoming to compete in the Colligiate National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The competition will begin on June 12th and run through the 18th at the Casper Events Center. Over 400 riders and ropers representing over 100 universities will be present for what the CNFR calls the ‘Rose Bowl’ […]