Three Mesquite residents contribute towards a Huntsman Gold Medal

The Blue Diamonds competed in the Huntsman World Senior Games.  They had 340 softball teams in St George from all over the Nation and Canada.  Participants’ ages ranged from 50+ to 79+.  26 teams started out in the Blue Diamonds’ 74+ division.   The t … [Read more...]

Jared Brentz wins ParaLong Drive Worlds Open Division

In an amazing feat of athleticism,  double-leg amputee Jared Brentz followed up his 360 yard drive to win the two-leg below the knee championship by cruising by five other open division qualifiers with a drive of 352 yards to claim the ParaLong Drive … [Read more...]

Cowboys intercept Bulldogs at the pass 41-7

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog defense spent most of the evening on the field succumbing to a bigger and quicker Chaparral High School Cowboy squad 41-7 in the Dawg Pound Friday night, October 17. “I thought we could run against their six i … [Read more...]

Goodsell named new Head Baseball Coach

In a statement released Friday morning by Keven Hess, Athletic Director at Virgin Valley High School, Mesquite resident and Police Department Officer Justin Goodsell has been named as the new Head Baseball Coach for the upcoming season. "Virgin … [Read more...]

Undefeated Dawg J.V. football team shut out Cowboys 49-0

It didn’t take the Virgin Valley High School Bulldog Junior Varsity football team very long Thursday night to make Chaparral High School Cowboy’s night in Mesquite miserable as the Dawgs' Jared Tietjen intercepted the first pass of the game giving the … [Read more...]

Bulldog freshman stay undefeated with 49-6 win over Cowboys

The Virgin Valley High School football program future looks bright as the freshman defeated the Chaparral High School Cowboys 49-6 in the ‘Dawg Pound’ Thursday night for their seventh win of the season. The freshman squad has one more game next Thu … [Read more...]

Elks Annual Soccer Shoot

Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 invites all area youth up to the age of 13 as of August 1, 2014 to the annual Soccer Shoot at the Mesquite Recreation Center Sports Field, 100 W Old Mill Road, on Saturday, October 25, starting at 10:00 a.m.  This fun event … [Read more...]

Golfers at odds in MMGA play

TUESDAY - IMPOSSIBLE ROLL OF DICE DECIDES WINNER The MMGA teed it up at Falcon Ridge on Tuesday for their first tournament of the fall season.  It was a simple four person scramble made of one player from the four handicap groups.  They were d … [Read more...]

Leagues roll through another week

10/14/14 - AUTUMN YEARS 1. Marty Roper 6-0 2. Art Stanley 5-1 3. Gene Rammage 4-2 4. Thanh Roth 4-2 5. Dennis Grzechowiak 3-3 6. Alan Conrady 3-3 7. Bill Kunk 3-3 8. La Rae Rudy 3-3 9. Gail Casrras 3-3 10. Diane Kein 3-3 11. Tom Bullard … [Read more...]

Bulldog soccer boys drop 3-1 match to Desert Pines

The Bulldog boy soccer team had the opportunity Wednesday, October 15, to tie the Jaguars for fourth position in 1-A Sunrise League play but fell short losing to the Jaguars 3-1. The Dawgs battled the Jaguars evenly for the first half 0-0 but … [Read more...]