Brandon Gurney covers recruiting, high school sports, and BYU athletics for the Deseret News. Previously, he worked with <a href="http://www.scout.com/" target="_blank">scout.com</a> for eight years, covering BYU, with an emphasis on recruit coverage. He joined the Deseret News full-time in the summer of 2011.
Jun 15, 2019 6:00 am MDT2019 Mr. Baseball: Pleasant Grove's Brock Watkins rises above the curb in becoming the state's best player Pleasant Grove's Brock Watkins responded early and often after being put in a central spot at an early age. All the work paid off with Watkins putting forth his best season as a senior, becoming a clear choice to be selected as 2019's Mr. Baseball.
Jun 5, 2019 11:10 am MDTSee the locals who have been selected on the third day of the Major League Baseball draft A total of eight players with direct local ties were drafted by Major League Baseball organizations this season, with Utah's Oliver Dunn being selected by the most legendary organization there is.