FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailGRAND JUNCTION, Colo.-Jack Pagenkopf stepped up with 16 points and 5 rebounds as the No. 22 Dixie State Trailblazers got past Colorado Mesa 67-62 Saturday at Brownson Arena in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men’s basketball action.Dason Youngblood added 13 points and 6 boards on 6-11 shooting for the 19-4 Trailblazers, who improved to 19-4 and 14-3 in RMAC play.Dixie State shot 50 percent from the field in the first half as head coach Jon Judkins’ squad built a 40-30 lead at halftime.Tommy Nuno had 13 points and 5 rebounds in the los for the Mavericks, as they fell to 14-9 and 10-7 in RMAC play.The Trailblazers return to Burns Arena Friday and Saturday for their final home games of the season against Adams State and Fort Lewis, respectively. February 8, 2020 /Sports News – Local Dixie State Men’s Basketball Outlasts Colorado Mesa Tags: Dixie basketball Written by Brad James
Laurel, IN—On Sunday, September 8th, at 1:49 a.m., Deputies with the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department were called to the scene of a motorcycle accident on Stipps Hill Road at its intersection with Davison Road. Upon arrival, Deputies found a 1999 Yamaha YZF motorcycle off of the south side of the roadway and in a ditch.Through the course of the investigation, Deputies determined that Devin Bryce Bennington, age 24 of Laurel, was operating the motorcycle eastbound on Stipps Hill Road. Bennington lost control of the motorcycle, causing it to lay over onto its side before traveling off of the south side of Stipps Hill Road and into a ditch. Bennington was ejected from the motorcycle.Bennington was flown from the scene by Stat Flight medical helicopter to St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis for treatment of multiple injuries sustained in the accident. Bennington was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.