Jordan Lyden (Desert Hills) captured Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Preseason Player of the Year honors, the conference announced on Jan. 30.
Last season, he secured all-conference first team recognition in singles and doubles play en route to posting a 15-7 record at No. 1 singles and a 20-9 record at No. 1 doubles.
Hattie Synder (Beaver 2013) clinched her second double-double of the season as a starting forward for the Northwest College women’s basketball program (15-14) in a 79-71 loss at home to Central Wyoming Community College (19-9) on Feb. 17 in Powell, Wyoming.
For the season, the sophomore’s totaled 11 double-digit scoring efforts, eight points per game and six rebounds per game.
Dallen Reber (Dixie 2010) collected 1-for-4 with one double as an infielder for BYU (1-7) in a 9-1 loss to the University of Nebraska (4-3) on Feb. 21 in Peoria, Arizona.
For the season, the junior’s tallied three RBIs, one double and a .250 batting average.
Reggie Gates (Snow Canyon 2011) batted 2-for-4 with one RBI as an outfielder for Utah State University – College of Eastern Utah (0-12) in a 6-3 loss at Western Nevada College (8-7) on Feb. 21 in Las Vegas.
For the season, the sophomore’s tallied two runs and one RBI and a .250 batting average.
Craig Brinkerhoff (Kanab 2010) collected an appearance as an outfielder for Utah Valley University (1-6) in a 4-2 loss at Long Beach State University (5-1) on Feb. 21 in Long Beach, California.
For the season, the junior’s compiled three walks and a .048 batting average.
Austin Ovard (Snow Canyon 2012) batted 3-for-4 as an infielder for Salt Lake Community College (9-6) in a 3-1 victory against Utah State University – College of Eastern Utah (0-12) on Feb. 20 in Henderson, Nevada.
For the season, the freshman’s compiled nine RBIs, eight runs scored, two stolen bases, one triple, one double and a .303 batting average.
Kolby Rimer (Pine View 2010) hurled two strikeouts and did not allow an earned run through a five-inning performance as a starting pitcher for Colorado State University – Pueblo (8-2) in a 3-2 loss at home to the University of Nebraska-Kearney (5-4) on Feb. 14 in Pueblo, Colorado.
For the season, the redshirt senior’s totaled 10 innings, six strikeouts and 1.8 ERA through two starts.
Brogan Secrist (Snow Canyon 2013) collected an appearance as a designated hitter for Western Nevada Community College (3-2) in an 8-5 loss at Riverside Community College (10-0) on Feb. 15 in Riverside, California.
For the season, the freshman’s tallied one run scored, one RBI and a .273 batting average.
Anthony Morris (Virgin Valley 2009) collected an appearance as a forward for Dixie State University (19-6) in a 94-80 victory at Fresno Pacific University (9-17) on Feb. 21 in Fresno, California.
For the season, the junior’s tallied 1.4 rebounds per game and 1.1 points per game.
Garrett Leavitt (Virgin Valley 2014) contributed three points and two rebounds as a guard for Big Bend Community College (22-6) in an 84-80 victory at Walla Walla Community College (12-15) on Feb. 21 in Walla Walla, Washington.
For the season, the freshman’s compiled four points per game, 1.6 rebounds per game and one assist per game.
Shelia Gelter (Dixie 2011) scored two runs and added a stolen base as an infielder for Dixie State University (9-5) in a 3-2 victory at home against Montana State University Billings (3-6) on Feb. 18 in St. George.
For the season, the senior’s tallied seven runs scored, four RBIs, four walks, one double and a .250 batting average.
Savannah Eckhardt (Canyon View 2013) contributed two strikeouts and allowed one earned run in a 7.1-inning effort as a relief pitcher for Black Hills State University (1-6) in a 3-2 loss at Fort Lewis University (4-9) on Feb. 20 in Durango, Colorado.
For the season, the sophomore’s totaled a 1-2 record, one complete game, 18.2 innings, six strikeouts and a 4.13 ERA through five appearances and three starts.
Offensively, she’s added three RBIs, two runs scored, one home run, one double and a .125 batting average.
Connie Morris (Virgin Valley 2011) provided one point and one assist as the starting center for the University of Hawaii women’s basketball program (19-7) in a 62-60 victory at home against the University of California, Davis (13-11) on Feb. 21 in Honolulu.
For the season, the junior’s totaled 5.7 points per game and four rebounds per game.
Morgan Anderson-Littlewood (Desert Hills) teamed with Toby Miclat to collect a 6-3 victory at No. 1 doubles to lead BYU (4-4) to a 5-2 victory at home against the University of Portland (4-2) on Feb. 20 in Provo.
Season statistics were not available at the time of press.