Dixie State Men’s Basketball Hosts Western Colorado, Colorado Mesa This Week

first_imgThe Trailblazers currently score 73.3 points per game and surrender 69.5 points per contest. The Trailblazers have currently won six straight and legendary men’s basketball coach Jon Judkins continues to build his legacy. The Mountaineers come into Burns Arena Friday with a record of 3-18 (0-15 in conference play). Tags: Austin Montgomery/Betsy Specketer/Brady Subart/Burns Arena/Cole Sienknecht/Colorado Mesa/Connor Nicholls/Damon Dubots/Dixie State men’s basketball/Elaine Elliott/Jon Judkins/Matt Conway/RMAC/Tommy Nuno/Western Colorado Junior forward Matt Conway (17.6 points, 6.4 rebounds per contest) is Dixie State’s statistical leader, with senior forward/center Austin Montgomery (10 points) serving as the second leading scorer for Dixie State. Current SLCC women’s basketball coach, Betsy Specketer, is just ahead of him with 540 victories and retired University of Utah women’s basketball coach Elaine Elliott is the dean of college basketball in the Beehive State with 582 victories. Senior guard Connor Nicholls (20.7 points, 7.4 rebounds per game) leads Colorado Mesa statistically while junior guard Tommy Nuno (12.3 points and 5 rebounds per game) and senior center Damon Dubots (12 points, 5.2 rebounds per game) also excel for the Mavericks. The high-scoring Mavericks net 83.3 points per game while surrendering 77.8 points per contest. Western Colorado scores 78.4 points per game and surrenders 85.8 points per contest. Brad James The Trailblazers lead the Mountaineers 3-0 all-time and will seek to stay perfect against their Gunnison, Colo.-based foes. FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailST. GEORGE, Utah-The Dixie State Trailblazers’ men’s basketball squad, currently sporting an 11-8 record (9-6 in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play) continues its home stand by hosting Western Colorado Friday and Colorado Mesa Saturday at Burns Arena. Senior guard Brady Subart (15.4 points per game) and freshman guard Cole Sienknecht (13.9 points per game) are the Mountaineers’ statistical leaders. Written by February 6, 2019 /Sports News – Local Dixie State Men’s Basketball Hosts Western Colorado, Colorado Mesa This Week Judkins is currently the third-winningest coach in Utah college basketball history and the men’s coach with the most wins at 539 victories. Saturday, Dixie State welcomes in a Colorado Mesa squad that is currently 14-7 (9-6 in RMAC play) headed into Friday’s game at Westminster.last_img read more

Farmingville Man Killed in Car Crash

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A 56-year-old Farmingville man was killed in a car crash in Holtsville on Thursday afternoon.Suffolk County police said Henry Villegas was driving a Dodge northbound on North Ocean Avenue when he crossed into the opposite lane of traffic and struck a Volkswagen near Summerfield Drive at 12:40 p.m.Villegas was taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue where he was pronounced dead.The other driver, 22-year-old Samantha Velez of Holtsville, was treated for non-life threatening injuries at the same hospital.There were no passengers in either vehicle.Fifth Squad detectives impounded the cars, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information about this crash to call them at 631-854-8552.last_img read more

Hughes, Randy

first_imgRandy (Randolph Joseph) Hughes, 63, of Sunman, IN passed into eternity peacefully at his home surrounded by family on Wednesday, May 6, 2020. He was born February 7, 1957 in Lawrenceburg, IN to Gerard and Alice (Wuestefeld) Hughes of New Alsace, IN.As a young boy Randy was active in scouting and CYO activities. At the age of 18 Randy was paralyzed in a swimming accident that changed his life forever. In his adult years Randy did not let his disability slow him down. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling, horseshoes, golf, playing cards, and watching his favorite IU Hoosiers. Randy was always willing to learn new things and help others along the way including the pride and joy of his life, granddaughters Lyvia and Nataly.Randy was very active in the Sunman area. He was a charter member of the Sunman Jaycees and later went on to serve as their president and treasurer. Randy was involved in many other organizations at different capacities including Sunman Fish and Game Club as President, Sunman Fireman Festival Chairman, North Dearborn Legion SAL (452), and Batesville Eagles.Randy will be missed by his son Christopher Gerard, his daughter-in-law Rachael (Doll), and granddaughters Lyvia & Nataly; mother Alice Hughes of New Alsace; brothers Larry of New Alsace and Tom (Debbie) of Batesville; sisters Pam Hoover of Napoleon and Judy (Ted) Meyer of Batesville, and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father Gerard (Jerry) Hughes, brother-in-law William Gary Hoover, and nephew Tyler Hughes.Visitation for Randy will be held at Andres-Wuestefeld Funeral Home on Saturday, May 9 from 2:00-4:30 with a funeral service beginning at 2:00. A mass and graveside service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations will go towards funeral expenses and any excess funds will be donated to the Ruth Lyons Children’s Fund. Andres-Wuestefeld Funeral Home is honored to care for Randy and his family. Please visit www.andres-wuestefeldfh.com to offer online condolences.To keep everyone safe & healthy, and in order to comply with COVID-19 guidelines, a maximum of 25 people will be allowed in the funeral home at one time. Funeral home staff will be assisting with this so that everyone has a chance to pay their respects in a safe and reverent manner. There will be an outdoor gathering space for those waiting to go inside. If you wish to bring a lawn chair and mingle with family and friends at a safe distance, you are welcome to do so.last_img read more