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Longhorns scorch Snowflake links to keep rolling

The beast was unleashed as Mason Ridley combined power from the tee and the hands of a surgeon around the greens in leading Payson’s varsity golf team to another victory at Snowflake Golf Course on Tuesday.

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McMullen rips cover off ball in first week of college action

Former Payson High standout Nick McMullen has wasted no time making a name for himself on the collegiate baseball stage.

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Polarized lenses a big asset to anglers looking for spawning fish

Outdoors Under the Rim

Many outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy fishing in the spring and summer often spend time in the woods hunting in the fall. Big game hunters, besides having some kind of firearm or bow, would consider optics as part of their essential gear in pursuit of an animal.

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Announcements

March 27 is the deadline to register for the Spring Co-Ed Adult Softball League.

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Stampeding Longhorns trample Cougars 11-0

The Division 3 softball rankings don’t debut until April 1, but Payson is making a strong case for the No. 1 spot when they finally are released.

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Payson track teams quick off the starting blocks

Only one Division 3 team finished in front of Payson’s boys track and field team in Saturday’s 21-team Scottsdale Horizon Husky Invitational, which featured some of the largest schools in the state.

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Errors doom PHS baseball in 9-8 loss

“This was a tough game against a rival team that we pretty much had won,” said Payson High baseball coach Brian Young. “It left us with a feeling of giving away a game.”

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Heavy post-spawning feeding means great fishing on tap at Roosevelt

Rim Country Fishing Report

Good morning Rim Country anglers. Perfect fishing conditions were in place for Roosevelt Lake this past week. The water level rose to 48 percent full and the temperatures were in the low to mid 60s in the backs of coves.

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Sparkling defense saves Longhorn no-hitter

Arissa pitches near perfect game

Cori Barnett felt the pressure as she watched the ball begin to descend.

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Offense hits its stride as PHS baseball wins another thriller

These Longhorns are developing a flare for the dramatic.

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Golfers keep rolling at home

It’s been five years since Payson High’s golf team lost a nine-hole match at home.

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Depth powers boys track team

If Payson’s boys track and field team is going to challenge for a Division 3 state championship this season as coach Jonathan Ball believes is possible, depth will be a key reason.

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Announcements

Today is the deadline to register for Payson’s Youth and High School Soccer Leagues.

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Cards’ Bethel overcame stress to excel in NFL

“I had really bad problems with stress and sometimes getting depressed,” 24-year-old Arizona Cardinals player Justin Bethel said after his presentation to Payson High School students on Friday.

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Sarnowski’s 1-hitter powers Longhorns in home opener

The Longhorns revealed a welcome depth of character on Friday with their first win of the season.