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Morgan Vance is a Sports Anchor/Reporter and returns to the bumbl’n Beehive State where he went to school at UVU. Stops in Joplin, Mo and the Tri-Cities, WA followed before the opportunity arose to jump back into the middle of the Cougars-Ute’s ruckus.

In Orem, he got his start calling TV play-by-play for the Wolverines as they made the historic leap from Junior College affiliation to Division I. Ronnie Price finished 3rd in the country in scoring as a senior , and Morgan co-produced and narrated an award winning documentary about the future NBA player, titled, “Priceless.”

His favorite things do go like this… Spending time with his wife and 3 little girls, a day on the golf course (no matter how high his handicap may be), watching the show “24”, and anything 80’s. Morgan welcomes any and all story ideas. You can reach him at morgan.vance@fox13now.com and on Twitter at movance13.


Recent Articles
  • Igor Kokoskov leaving Utah Jazz for head coaching job with Phoenix Suns

    SALT LAKE CITY — While Utah Jazz Head Coach Quin Snyder remains a candidate for Coach of the Year after the club’s remarkable second half turnaround, even Snyder’s assistants are now reaping the benefits of the team’s surprising success. Igor Kokoskov is leaving Snyder’s staff to fill the head coaching vacancy in Phoenix. The Sun’s fired former Jazz player, Earl Watson, after the first three games of the season and rode Jay Triano as their interim head coach the rest […]

  • Utah Warriors rugby team gets first win in franchise history

    HERRIMAN, Utah – The Utah Warriors rugby team not only made their debut at the new Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman on Friday Night, they recorded their first victory in franchise history. The Whippy brothers converted on six tries between them in an 80-12 route over visiting Alberta. Josh Whippy would later fracture his leg. It was an injury that cut the game short in front of 3,143 fans.

  • Kings to play Canucks in preseason NHL game in Salt Lake City

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Los Angeles Kings may be battling the Anaheim Ducks to hang on to a playoff spot Friday night, but earlier in the day the team was talking pre-season in Salt Lake City. The Kings were at Vivint Smart Home Arena to announce they will play The Salt Lake Shootout later this year. The preseason match vs the Vancouver Canucks will be played at Vivint Smart Home Arena on September 24 at 7 p.m. “The Kings […]

  • Utah’s run ends at the NIT final with loss to Penn State

    NEW YORK CITY — After another disappointing first-round exit at the Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas earlier this month, Utah never fathomed playing this deep into March. But after being denied an NCAA Tournament bid, the Utes made the most of their NIT experience, winning four straight games before finally losing to Penn State on Thursday in the NIT Final in New York. The Nittany Lions, who finished 6th in the Big Ten this season, overpowered the Utes with a […]

  • Utah Warriors unveil uniforms ahead of Major League Rugby opener

    The Utah Warriors held their first press conference on Thursday, unveiling uniforms and selling fans on an activity that is the fastest growing sport in America. The Warriors are one of eight teams in the brand new Major League Rugby, and they will begin their season at Rio Tinto Stadium on March 30th. Morgan Vance was there to talk with team management and the players in anticipation of pro rugby arriving here in Utah. To learn more about the Warriors, […]

  • The Jazz Move Up Two Spots in the West

    SALT LAKE CITY – The hottest team in the NBA since late January, the Jazz remained that way, though this time the victory was hard to come by. Utah got 28 points from their Rookie of the Year candidate, Donovan Mitchell and held off a scrappy Sacramento King’s squad 103-97 at Vivint Smart Home Arena. The Jazz raced out to a 9-point lead in the opening quarter but quickly saw that lead disappear by early in the second quarter. Utah […]

  • Utah Jazz beat Sacramento Kings for ninth straight win and 21st of last 23 games

    SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Jazz eked out a win against the Sacramento Kings at Vivint Smart Home Arena Saturday night. The final score was Jazz 103, Kings 97. The Jazz won its ninth straight game and 21st of the last 23 games played, beginning on January 24. Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell led all scorers with 28 points.  Rudy Gobert had 22 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocked shots. Four other Jazz players scored in double figures. Buddy Hield […]

  • BYU Football dons pads for week two of spring camp

    PROVO, Utah — BYU Football is in week two of spring camp, and on Thursday they were in pads for the first time. Even the quarterbacks were no longer exempt from contact, and the Cougars spoke with Morgan Vance at Thursday’s practice.

  • Five UVU players earn WAC postseason honors

    OREM, Utah—Five Utah Valley men’s basketball players received postseason Western Athletic Conference honors on Tuesday, highlighted by Kenneth Ogbe‘s placement on the All-WAC First Team, the league office announced following a vote of the WAC’s eight head coaches. In addition to Ogbe’s first team All-WAC selection, both Brandon Randolph and Conner Toolson earned second-team honors.  Akolda Manyang was named to the WAC All-Defensive team, while Jake Toolson earned WAC All-Newcomer team honors. Ogbe, a graduate guard from Munich, Germany, leads the Wolverines in scoring this season at 13.4 points […]

  • Crowder leads Utah Jazz to another victory

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Jazz General Manager Dennis Lindsey pulled off a deadline deal trade last month to bring in Jae Crowder for a reason, and it’s starting to pay dividends. Crowder not only had a career high in a Jazz uniform after scoring 22 points in Memphis on Friday, it was also a season high for the 6-year veteran. Utah rode Crowder’s hot hand from three country. He had 14 points at the half and the Jazz led the reeling […]

  • Utah student wins national cross-country award

    SALT LAKE CITY – Timpview senior cross-country runner, Aidan Troutner was named the 2017 Gatorade National Boys Runner of the Year. Troutner joins American Fork’s Casey Klinger who won it last year, keeping the national spotlight in Utah County. Both runners will team up for BYU in the near future. Morgan Vance caught up with Troutner to talk about the honor:

  • Utah’s new pro rugby team begins training

    HERRIMAN, Utah — Utah’s new professional rugby team, the Utah Warriors have begun training at their new home. The Warriors are sharing the new Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman with the Real Monarchs. Morgan Vance spoke with the owner, head coach and one of the new players on the Warrior’s first roster. Major League Rugby is debuting with 7 teams across the country, and games begin in April.