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Expectations remain high with MHS girls’ basketball team

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been almost 14 years since the Morgan girls’ basketball team won a state championship. Since their back-to-back state titles in 2003 and 2004, the Trojans have finished in second place three times, and third place twice, including a third-place finish last year. But a new year brings a new […]
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Former Morgan resident qualifies for Jr. National Finals Rodeo

By Tristine Toyn Not too many 14-year-olds have had a chance to participate in a world competition, but Darien Johnson can say he has and will again.  This young cowboy has had an amazing year.  In October of 2016, he qualified to go to the Western States Regional qualifier and then onto the Jr. NFR […]
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Trojans place second in quest for state championship

It just had to be Juan Diego. Other than a stunning 29-point win over Juan Diego during the regular season last year, the Trojans...

MHS mountain biking club finishes strong in Cedar City

After five races and months of practice, the high school mountain biking season has finally come to an end. The final race of the season was the state championships in Cedar City on Nov. 3-4. As usual, the Morgan Mountain Biking Club had a very good showing and a couple of athletes even walked away […]
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MHS Wrestling Preview: Team sets high goals for 2017-2018 season

Coming off a strong third-place finish at the 3A State Wrestling Championships in 2017, the Morgan High School wrestling team has high goals for the 2017-2018 season.  Nine returning seniors lead the team along with three juniors, four sophomores and six freshmen.  “Our team is doing well, and I feel like we have a good […]
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MHS boys’ basketball team ready for success

Ready or not, here comes basketball. For head coach Brad Matthews and the MHS boys’ basketball team, they’re just crossing their fingers that they’ll be ready when the games start counting. Because of an extended football season, which involved several basketball players, the Trojans only recently completed their basketball tryouts, which means that they will […]
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Trojans move on to semifinals vs. Juab

For three quarters during last Friday’s 3A quarterfinal football game, it looked like neither the Morgan Trojans nor the Richfield Wildcats really wanted to win. Both teams struggled moving the ball on offense and each had committed multiple turnovers. By the end of the third period, the score was tied at 13-13. But finally, in […]
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MHS swimmers begin inaugural season

The Morgan High School Trojans finally have a swimming team! For years, anyone in the valley who has wanted to participate in the sport of swimming at the high school level has been forced to attend other schools. But that is no longer the case. Due to the persistent efforts of parents and community members, […]
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Trojans soar into 3A championship game with win over Juab

When the Juab Wasps won the 3A South region coin flip at the end of the season, it’s not likely that they expected to get blown out by Morgan in the semifinal round. But that’s exactly what happened last Friday as the Trojans knocked Juab out of the playoffs with a 34-18 win at Weber […]
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Back-to-back-to-back champs

In a dominating performance rarely seen in the state tournament, the Morgan Trojans captured the 3A state volleyball championship last Thursday at the UCCU...