Four athletes involved in grizzly mauling talk about group effort to save teammates
October 27, 2022
POWELL —Brady Lowry noticed bear scat as he walked with three fellow Northwest College wrestling teammates along a hillside on the South Fork. They were searching for shed antlers — one of their favorite activities in nearby mountain ranges. The four close friends chose the school in part due to its proximity to the mountains.
Lowry saw more scat — a lot of it. It was fresh.
“I look up and a grizzly is 5 feet from us, sprinting at me,“ he recalled.
The bear tackled Lowry, a 21-year-old redshirt sophomore from Cedar City, Utah.
He said all he could do as the bear stood over...