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Skyline edges Mountain View in defensive battle for Region 7 crown

The defending state champs came together and closed out their season on a high note.

High school baseball: 3A/2A state tournament pairings

Updated pairings for the 3A and 2A high school baseball state tournament. Read more »

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High school baseball photo gallery: Riverton tops Lone Peak in extra innings

Riverton used a pair of runs in the 10th inning to help the Silverwolves top Lone Peak 5-4 Tuesday and keep their playoff hopes alive. Read more »

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High school softball: 3A/2A state tournament pairings

Here are the updated pairings for the 3A and 2A high school softball state tournament. Read more »

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High school sports: Tuesday's roundup

Baseball REGION 1 FREMONT 7, LAYTON 3: Fremont pulled away from Layton in the fifth inning to pick up the win. Logan Walton tripled twice to lead the way. VIEWMONT 11, DAVIS 1: Alex Rodriguez struck out 10 batters in the... Read more »

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The state of Utah's all-time NFL undrafted team: A position-by-position look

Want to assemble a team of undrafted NFL players with ties to the state of Utah? Here's what it may look like. Read more »

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Prep baseball: Braves deny Wildcats' quest to clinch Region 6 crown

Defending 4A baseball champion Bountiful crushed Woods Cross' quest to clinch the Region 6 title Tuesday as Parker DePasquale pitched a three-hitter and Jaren Williams, Spencer Gleave and TJ Bernard came up with big hits in the... Read more »

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High school tennis: Juan Diego, Desert Hills lead 3A competition

Juan Diego will be looking for the third consecutive state championship while Desert Hills seeks to sweep doubles play for the sixth time in a row. Read more »

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High school baseball: Pleasant Grove rolls past Lehi for win No. 14

Despite hanging close to each other through the first four innings of Monday afternoon's game with each other, Pleasant Grove added another run in the fifth inning and eight more in the sixth, to earn a 10-run rule victory over Lehi,... Read more »

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High school sports: Monday's roundup

Baseball REGION 2 TAYLORSVILLE 10, HUNTER 0: The Warriors blanked the Wolverines. REGION 3 JORDAN 17, BRIGHTON 4: Jackson Bolingbroke hit two triples and was the winning pitcher as Jordan picked up the crucial road win. Tate... Read more »

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High School tennis: Waterford the favorite in 2A tournament

Waterford are looking to claim a third consecutive boys state tennis title this weekend at Liberty Park. Read more »

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2A state softball playoffs should be a wild ride with plenty of contenders

This year's 2A state softball tournament starts Thursday with games at 11 a.m. at the Spanish Fork Softball Complex. Among the favorites: Top-ranked Enterprise, defending champ Manti, Region 16 champ South Summit and 2013 runner-up... Read more »

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Doug Robinson: A girl for all seasons: One athlete, three sports, four years, 12 teams

Most high school athletes focus on one sport these days ... and then there's Brighton's Alyssa Hirschi, who competed in three sports for four years while resisting coaches' attempts to have her... Read more »

May 4, 2015

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High school track and field: Top performances from 2015

Web Tease: The Deseret News recaps the best high school track and field performances from this season. Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Utah lacrosse review: Playoff matchups announced as regular season comes to a close

The regular season has come to a close and the next two weeks will be full of high stakes, single-elimination games that will crown state champions on May 16. Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Provo's victory over Spanish Fork Thursday complicates Region 8 baseball playoff race

Provo overcome two-run deficit to defeat Spanish Fork, 3-2, in Region 8 baseball action Thursday. With the win, Provo remains in the hunt for the league title. Read more »

May 3, 2015

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Doug Robinson: The era (and myth) of the one-sport prep athlete

The multi-sport high school athlete is gone, a thing of the past, like black and white TV. It’s the era of specialization, of kids “focusing” on one sport. But is this such a good... Read more »

May 3, 2015

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Doug Robinson: One coach's view of the specialization era

When kids choose to focus on one sport, they miss opportunities to explore other talents they might not even know they possess, as well as additional experiences with other teammates, coaches and competitions. Read more »

May 3, 2015

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Saturday's high school sports roundup: 2A baseball playoffs; 2A & 3A boys soccer; Swing For Life

Baseball 2A FIRST ROUND DELTA 14, AMERICAN LEADERSHIP 4: Dakota Dutson pitched four innings of one-run baseball for the Rabbits. SUMMIT ACADEMY 6, GRAND 5: Zaxter Cook went 2-for-3 at the plate with a single, double and three RBIs... Read more »

May 3, 2015

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High school track: Orem boys, Millard girls shine at BYU Invitational

Orem's 4x100 relay team broke an 18-year-old state record in a fantastic performance at the BYU Invitational, while Millard's girls enjoyed a strong meet as well. Read more »

May 3, 2015

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Boys soccer: Pine View scores 3 straight to upset Stansbury, advance to 3A semifinals

The Panthers traveled to Stansbury and opened the match with three straight goals, two of which came from senior defender Ethan Baer, to escape with a huge 3-1 upset road win and punch their ticket to the 3A semifinals Saturday... Read more »

May 2, 2015

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High School boys soccer: American Leadership Academy uses late rally to get past South Summit 3-1

Playing from behind is something completely foreign to the Eagles, but they were able to stage a late rally to get past the Wildcats and into the 2A state semifinals. Read more »

May 2, 2015

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High school track: Distance runners shine on opening day of BYU Invitational

Juab's Kashley Carter posted the second best 3A time in state history in the 3,200 meters at the BYU Invitational on Friday, while Sky View's Conner Mantz ran under five minutes in his 3,200 race. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Prep baseball: Freshmen duo fuels Northridge's narrow Region 1 victory over Syracuse

Freshman Ryker Kap hit a two-out RBI single into right field in the bottom of the seventh inning to bring home Ben Jackson with the winning run in the Knights' 4-3 win over Syracuse. Freshman pitcher Jacob Porter picked up the... Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Rugby: BYU, Utah State and Utah Valley all going for titles while high school playoffs begin

With eight high school playoff games and two title matches at Rio Tinto Stadium, there will be no shortage of rugby to watch this weekend. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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