Tiana Neilsen, Altamont, won the high jump at the North Summit Meet on Tuesday. Steffani Seeley, Altamont, placed first in the javelin and Duchesne's Dylan Despain won the long jump. Altamont girls finished second overall.
Union won its third match of the year when they defeated Morgan 3-1 at Morgan on April 14. The win locks up fourth place in Region 10 for Union and a spot in the state playoffs. Union has defeated Morgan twice. Union beat Morgan 2-1 at Union earlier in the season. UHS' only other win was over Delta.
Union led Region 10 play with a 4-1 record, but the top position was flushed away when Uintah won three baseball games last week with the last one a 7-3 win in Roosevelt in front of the Union hometown fans. Earlier the Utes beat Union twice in Vernal on Tuesday.
Several orange garbage bags lined Highway 40 from 200 W. to Roosevelt City Cemetery on Saturday, thanks to members of the Roosevelt Young Single Adult Ward who came out that morning to help clean up the city. The event was part of the annual Citywide Spring Cleanup Day.
A rash of vandalism has been plaguing Roosevelt City for months now. Incidents of tagging and property destruction have occurred on public and private property alike. Roosevelt City police and staff are doing their best to fight back against the problem, but will need help from the public to succeed.
While sewer problems are spread throughout Hancock Cove, the area most affected by high groundwater levels and failing septic tanks is the Stonegate subdivision. Residents of the neighborhood are now hoping to solve some of the sewer problems in the area by annexing into Roosevelt City.