MONTICELLO 45, PIUTE 42: Senior Dillon Maughan hit a 3-point shot with 1.2 seconds left on the clock, giving the Buckaroos a thrilling victory and a berth into Fridays 1A semifinals. Maughan and Tanner Eardley led the team with 14 points each, while Austin Maloy had six points and six assists, including the final pass to Maughan on the game-winner. The T-birds were led by Matthew Millett, who scored 11 points and grabbed six rebounds, while Cole Payton added 10 points and seven rebounds. Logan Steed scored eight points and grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds in the loss that sends Piute into consolation play.
DUCHESNE 75, WENDOVER 52: The Eagles relied on their depth in their quarterfinal win. Blake Jones, Braxton Spencer and Daniel Hanberg all scored double digits in the quarterfinal win. Jones scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds, while earning three blocks and three steals. Spencer added 11 points and two rebounds, while Hanberg scored 11 points, grabbed 3 rebounds and earned two assists and a steal. James Trujillo led the Wildcats with 24 points, three rebounds and two steals. Hector Duran scored five points and grabbed nine rebounds in the loss that sends Wendover into consolation play.
RICH 69, MONUMENT VALLEY 43: The Rebels were led by Skyler Argyle, who scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, as the top-ranked team advanced to Fridays semifinals. Mckay Jarman added 13 points, five assists and nine rebounds, while Jayden Wallentine added 11 points, three rebounds and three assists. Sergio Morales led the Cougars with 22 points in the loss.
PANGUITCH 65, GREEN RIVER 58: The second-ranked Bobcats escaped an upset thanks to clutch play from Tyce Barney and near-perfect free throw shooting from Keldon Norris down the stretch. Barney finished with 30 points and seven rebounds, while Norris added 10 points and went 8-of-9 in a game where most of his teammates struggled at the line. The Pirates were led by T.J. Hughes who scored 14 points and Chandler Pfander and Tyrell Shumway, both of whom added 12 points each in the loss.
BRYCE VALLEY 56, ST. JOSEPH 43: Bryce Valley jumped out to a 15-4 lead in the first quarter and then controlled the game from there to eliminate St. Joseph from the 1A consolation bracket. Kix Roundy scored 15 points to lead the Mustangs, with teammate Josiah Brannon chipping in with 11.
VALLEY 79, TELOS 27: Valley jumped out to a staggering 31-4 lead after the first quarter en route to the 1A consolation game victory on Thursday. Kobe Shatto led the balanced attack with 23 points, including 15 in the first half, to lead the Buffaloes. Coleman Sorensen and Kevin Reese each added 11 points.
TABIONA 67, DIAMOND RANCH 57: Bailey Hogan and Demont Nay scored 18 points each as Tabiona advanced with the 1A consolation victory after a strong start in which it built a 19-9 lead after the first quarter.
LONE PEAK 82, BINGHAM 79: T.J. Haws hit a new career high and broke the Lone Peak scoring record with 42 points. He hit five 3-pointers, grabbed six rebounds, and had two assists and two steals to lead the Knights to the double overtime victory. Zach Frampton had 14 points, four steals, and 15 boards while Frank Jackson totaled 20 points for Lone Peak. Bingham sophomore Yoeli Childs scored 22 points and grabbed 17 rebounds with three blocks. Kyle Gearig had 19 points and Jordan Evans added 18 in the loss.
DAVIS 66, COPPER HILLS 62: Elijah Kletzli had 16 points and 13 rebounds, Abel Porter had 17 points, and Jesse Wade added 15 points as the Darts eked out the quarterfinal win in overtime. For Copper Hills in the loss, Porter Hawkins had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Preston Sanchez had 18 points and was 10 for 10 from the foul line.
AMERICAN FORK 50, BRIGHTON 27: Ryan Andrus led the Cavemen with 12 points and nine rebounds while Brendan Bailey, Tyler Rawson, and Spencer Johnson added 10 points apiece. American Fork shot 47.4 percent from the floor during the second half while holding Brighton to 11.8 percent and just two field goals for the final 16 minutes. Brock Miller had team-best 11 points for the Bengals.
PLEASANT GROVE 78, ALTA 55: Four different players posted double figures for Pleasant Grove, led by Matt Conways 25 points along with six rebounds and two blocks. The Vikings out rebounded Alta 40-26 and held the Hawks to just 20.7 percent from beyond the 3-point line.
GUNNISON 10, GRAND 9: Gunnison scored seven runs in the second and seventh innings to top Grand in the Moab Invitational. Marc McArthur and Kaz Mogle both roped doubles while Mogle also earned the win on the mound for the Bulldogs. Grand had four players smack doubles in the tough loss.
BEAVER 10, UNION 0: Beaver scored eight runs in the first inning and cruised the rest of the way to defeat Union. Tyler Hoyt pitched the win for the Beavers.
MANTI 1, GRAND 0: Manti scored one run in the top of the eighth inning to knock off Grand in the Moab Invitational. TJ Pogroszewski picked up the win on the mound for the Templars, while Cameron Taylor smacked a double in the loss.
GUNNISON 6, MILLARD 5: The Bulldogs scored in the bottom of the sixth inning to edge the Eagles in the Moab Invitational. Mason Powell picked up the win on the mound.
WASATCH ACADEMY 6, NORTH SEVIER 2: Donnett Sackie found the back of the net twice for the Tigers in the region victory over North Sevier.
COTTONWOOD 4, SYRACUSE 2: The Colts scored three goals in the second half to defeat the Titans on the road.
GRANTSVILLE 4, MILLARD 3: Andrew Harrell earned a hat trick for the Cowboys in the overtime win over Millard.
PAROWAN 2, NORTH SANPETE 1: Wesley Byl led the Rams with two scores on the road.
LAYTON 1, LONE PEAK 0:
SKYLINE 8, HILLCREST 2: The Eagles scored eight runs off 13 hits to secure the victory over Hillcrest. Crystal Canada recorded the win from the mound.
COPPER HILLS 10, VIEWMONT 4: The Grizzlies took advantage of nine errors by the Vikings to pick up the win on the road.
SOUTH SUMMIT 14, GRANGER 0: Sidney Vidrine belted a homer as the Wildcats put up eight runs in the third inning.
GRANTSVILLE 7, CEDAR 3: Sydney Barney picked up the win on the mound for the Cowboys.
MAPLE MOUNTAIN 5, LONE PEAK 4: Maple Mountain rallied for five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to escape with the victory. Carly Guyman fanned 13 Lone Peak batters to pick up the win in the circle for the Golden Eagles.
DESERT HILLS 3, SKY VIEW 2:
HUNTER 21, CYPRUS 2: The Wolverines started off strong, scoring 10 runs in the first inning, and continued to the comfortable win on the road. Jorden Beutler earned the win on the mound, while Ashlyn Goodwin hit a triple.
CORNER CANYON 13, COTTONWOOD 1:
LEHI 2, BINGHAM 1: The Pioneers survived a last minute effort by the Miners, and secured the victory on the road. Sydney White hit a double and recorded the win on the mound.
CANYON VIEW 7, PAYSON 0: Josie Platt drove a home run and pitched the shutout for the Falcons in the win over Payson.Comment on this story
LAYTON 15, SUMMIT ACADEMY 0: The Lancers scored 15 runs off of 12 hits to secure the victory in the season opener. Kelly Smedley picked up the win on the mound, and smacked two doubles and a home run.
BOX ELDER 15, AMERICAN FORK 3: The Bees had 18 hits, including a double and a triple by Karly Bunderson, to secure the victory over American Fork. Sadie Blacker went 4-for-4 from the plate, and Abigayle Martin pitched the win for Box Elder.
SPRINGVILLE 5, SNOW CANYON 3: The Red Devils secured the road win over Snow Canyon on Thursday.