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Basketball Cougars Get a Split On Rivalry Night

The Union Girls’ basketball team emerged with a 2-point victory last Friday when they defeated the Uintah Utes in Vernal. The victory pushed the surging Lady Cougars into a three-way tie for 3rd place in Region 10 standings. The Cougar Boys’ dropped a well-fought contest losing in the final seconds 57-53. Cougar junior, Alissa Burgi,

Drill Team Competes at State Competition

Union Drill at state 2015 The Union Drill Team represented Union High School and the Cougar Nation Community well at the 3A State Tourney held at Utah Valley University Saturday, February 7, 2015. The Cougarettes failed to place but the young squad gained valuable experience and did their best to send the team’s three seniors–Mallory

Union Qualifies 13 for State; Perry Named Outstanding Wrestler

The tough, draining grind of the 2014-15 high school wrestling season is coming to an end. But for some of Union’s top wrestlers, the real grind–known as the 3A State Tournament–is about to begin. Union’s Wyatt Perry (decison), Dillon Gurr (decision), and Kenneth Ross (fall) won their finals matchups taking the necessary steps forward over

Union Drill Team Qualifies For State

Placing 3rd in Region 10 competition, the Union Cougarette drill team is looking forward to the 3A state tournament to be held this Saturday, February 7 at UVU in Orem. Drill teams are required to compete in all three (3) of the competition categories at their state qualifying competition (i.e. region, division). At the 2015

Union Academic Decathlon Team Represents

The Union Academic Decathlon team competed at Westminster College in Salt Lake City last weekend against 15 other teams in the state finishing 5th overall. A school ranking is listed below. 1st Park City 2nd Bingham 3rd DaVinci Academy 4th Copper Hills 5th Union 6. Altamont 7. Alta 8. Morgan 9. West Jordan 10. Wasatch

Lady Cougars Keep Play-off Hopes Alive; Nielsen Leads All Scorers In Return for Boys

The Union Lady Cougar basketball team earned its first Region 10 win Tuesday with a victory over the Park City Miners and in so doing, kept their state play-off hopes within reach. Win-less in Region 10 contests going into the game, the Lady Cougars showed grit and determination from start to finish leading the entire

Gurr, Ross, and Perry Take First Step Towards Titles

Four Union wrestlers made their mark Thursday night placing 1st at the Region 10 Tournament held at Morgan High School. Kenneth Ross (285), Dillon Gurr (182), Wyatt Perry (120), and Mark O’Driscoll (106) each won their weight divisions earning them top seeds in the North Divisional Tournament to be held next week February 6 and

Lady Utes Earn Victory Over Cougars

Turnovers doomed the Cougars Tuesday night at Union High School when the Lady Utes came calling. Despite hanging close–only behind by eight at the end of the 3rd quarter–the Utes’ pressure defense rattled the Cougars throughout the night. Shayla Draper scored 13 points leading the Cougars in scoring while Uintah’s Kaitlyn Myers lead all scorers

2nd Quarter Run Not Enough as Cougars Drop One to the Utes

After falling behind to the Uintah Utes early in the game, the Union Boys’ basketball team went on a run which lead to a 24-22 lead midway through the 2nd Quarter. It didn’t hold up however as a late 2nd quarter run of teir own gave the Utes a lead at halftime of 30-21 and

Richards Is TOC Champ; Union Wrestling Team Finishes 11th

Union sophomore, McKoy Richards earned his first Tournament of Champions title last week when he defeated a Spanish Fork wrestler for the 138 pound title! The Cougars finished 11th out of 29 teams. Also placing for the Cougars was Kenneth Ross (runner-up), Dillon Gurr (3rd), and Wyatt Perry (5th) hosted by Uintah and held at