San Juan picked to win Region 12

first_img Written by August 7, 2019 /Sports News – Local San Juan picked to win Region 12 FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailRICHFIELD, Utah-The 3A Region 12 football media day was held Tuesday at the Snow College Richfield Campus and the region coaches picked San Juan to finish at the top this year.Following the Broncos in the preseason region rankings as voted on by the coaches is the Grand County Red Devils, Richfield came in third, followed by Emery and Carbon with South Sevier rounding out the six teams in the region.Coaches and players from five of the six teams in Region 12 participated in the media day to preview the upcoming 2019 season. Grand’s coaching staff had conflicts and as a result they were not able to participate this year.The Richfield Wildcats started the media day off with coach Jason Hitchens and players: Brittyn Riddle, Wyatt Blackner, Lex Leany, Kasey Giddings and Gavin Brown. Richfield begins the season Friday, August 16 at home against Providence Hall and the kick off region play on September 20 at Carbon.Emery was the second team featured with assistant coach Chris Justice and players: Szion Gibson, Teagan Christman, Seth Justice and Jaymes Bowman. The Spartans begin the season Friday, August 16 at home vs. Millard and start region play on September 20 at Grand County.The Carbon Dinos were the third team featured with coach Josh Huntsman and players: Jaylon Dennis, Tyler Wright, Ryker Larsen, Ridic Migliori and Brandon August. Carbon will play at American Leadership Academy Friday, August 16 to begin the season and start region play by hosting Richfield on September 20.The region favorite San Juan Broncos were the fourth team featured with coach Barkley Christensen and players: Shaw Nielson, Ryan Imlay, Randall Flavel, Kian Conway, Porter Ivins and Tyson Billsie. San Juan kicks off the season with a game at Delta on Friday, August 16 and will start region play September 20 at South Sevier.The final team featured at the Region 12 media day was the South Sevier Rams with coach John Ramage and players: Tracen Winkel, Bo Louder, Brody Carter, Cooper Hessey and Connor Peterson. South Sevier begins the 2019 season with a county rivalry game at home against North Sevier Friday, August 16. They begin region play September 20 at home vs. San Juan. Tags: Carbon Dinos/Emery Spartans/Grand County Red Devils/Region 12/Region 12 Football Media Day/Richfield Wildcats/San Juan Broncos/South Sevier Rams Robert Lovelllast_img read more