Mustangs News · VOTE: Larry H. Miller Sandy December Athlete of the Month


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Learn more about the athletes below:

Boys:

Kyison Garcia – Wrestling: Mountain Ridge HS

Kyison Garcia is undefeated, he won the Layton 32 team individual tournament and won the outstanding wrestler of the tournament award. He is a 9th trader and attends Ft. Herriman middle school.

Josue Quispe – Swimming: Jordan HS

Josue got a new team record in the 100 Back at our last meet (breaking his own record) and also a Riverton Silver Rush Invitational meet record. He is one of the hardest workers on the team. He also was on the 200 Medley Relay team that broke the team record earlier in November. 

Hiva Aitamai – Swimming: Juan Diego HS

Won 4 events at the Judge Memorial Holiday Classic.

50 Free 22.46, 100 Back, 54.78(school record) Medley relay and 200 free relay

Alexander Gustat – Swimming: Juan Diego HS

Won 4 events at the Judge Memorial Holiday Classic.

100 Fly 52.44(school Record), 100 Breast 59.55(school Record), Medley relay, 200 free Relay

Joe Richardson – Wrestling: Juan Diego HS

So far in the month of December Joe Richardson is 9-0, has pinned all of his opponents, and has only given up three defensive points. He was undefeated at the Juan Winter Duals. Richardson wrestles in the 160 lb. weight class. 

Cameron Fischer – Basketball: Riverton HS

16.8 ppg, 10.5 rpg

Ethan Langston – Basketball: Bingham HS

Ethan has been an instrumental leader to the 2019-2020 Bingham High Basketball team. He not only leads on the court during daily practices but also on game days. He has already had multiple 30 point games this season and is looking to add to the stats this week in the Tarkanian Classic in Las Vegas. Ethan is an exceptionally well rounded athlete who boasts a 4.0 GPA while taking a demanding course load throughout the year and completing daily weight room workouts and shoot-arounds on top of practices. 

Girls:

Sara Broadhead – Basketball: Mountain Ridge HS

Sara Broadhead has had a huge impact on Mountain Ridge Basketball.  Building a new program, Sara brings a lot of positive energy to our program.  Sara has played well and always gives 100%.  We have a chemistry that is rare and it starts with great people like Sara:)

Anna Wekluk – Swimming: Mountain Ridge HS

Anna Wekluk. She was a dominant force in 6A last year, finishing 3rd in state. This year, she continues to improve on her strength and technique and has dropped time in nearly every event.

Alli Rich – Swimming: Jordan HS

Allie got a Riverton Silver Rush Invitational Meet Record in the 100 fly last week, she is one of the hardest workers on the team and has a great attitude. 

Avalon Miller – Basketball: Riverton HS

Through first 4 games, averaging 15 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists, and 2 steals per game.

Taysia Tolbert – Drill Team: Riverton HS

Taysia is one of the most hard-working and determined drill team members we have ever had in this program. She is a motivator to her team and strives to bring a positive attitude every day. She has pushed through many trials and injuries throughout her time on this team. Through it all, she has come out to be a stronger and better athlete. We love Taysia and everything that she brings to the Riverton program!