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Kanab fifth/sixth grade football team wins championship
After finishing the regular season tied with Snow Canyon for the fifth and sixth grade football league title, Kanab won the Red Rock Youth Football Championship Game. The young Cowboys defeated Dixie Blue 12-8 to win the title on Tuesday, October 25, on the Dixie State University football field.
The Cowboys beat Hurricane White 26-6 in the semifinal game at Hurricane High School on Oct. 22. Dixie Blue toppled Snow Canyon 16-6 on Oct. 19.
The young Cowboys were coached by Shayne Erickson, Kyler Robinson, Logan Robinson and Ryne Black.
The players and their jersey number: Cole Gentry (5), Aiden Sample (7), Samuel Ray (11), Damion Woods (13), Tayson Bailey (16), Paul Woods (22), Tayson McKinley (23), Travis Stewart (23), Griffen Bone (25), Preston Franklin (28), Colton Nording (31), Jaxon Riddle (35), Cameron Szymanski (36), Parker Franklin (40), Lane Sims (42), Wyatt Orton (54), Gavin Peatross (65), Liam Hercher (66), Max Kartchner (67), Karter Ramsay (73), Maddix Baird (79).
The parents would like to thank the amazing coaches who put in countless hours of their time to instill the love of the game to our boys. Thanks for a great season and for the Kanab youth football program.