High School Sports

High school baseball: Taylorsville edges region foe Cottonwood in extra innings

Taylorsville continued its hot start to the season by knocking off No. 2-ranked Cottonwood, 8-6.

High school sports: Wednesday's roundup

Baseball, boys soccer and softball capsules for April 16 Read more »

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Pleasant Grove wins first game against Lone Peak 6-2

In the bottom of the first inning, Pleasant Grove took advantage of three walks and three hits and scored five runs that put the pressure on Lone Peak to get on the board. It didn't happen. The Vikings are 1-0 in this series and... Read more »

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High school softball: Horne ignites Box Elder's 5th-inning outburst to beat Roy

Molly Horne hammered a two-run double to ignite a seven-run outburst that powered the Bees past the Royals 9-1 in a Region 5 clash at Brigham City. Read more »

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Bingham kicker commits to Utah after Tuesday's practice

Bingham junior Chayden Johnston committed to play football for the University of Utah on Tuesday. He said the Utes offered him a scholarship a couple of weeks ago, and he's been thinking about it... Read more »

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High school sports: Monday's roundup

Scores from high school baseball, boys soccer and softball. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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High school softball: Olympus player battles brain cancer with the support of the softball community

Reagan Everett was diagnosed with brain cancer last August, but she's not alone in her fight as SLCC's softball team adopted her and the Olympus Titans joined with Bountiful to raise money at a... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Storied Alta Hawks softball falls to up-and-coming Skyhawks

Salem Hills softball is beginning to build up some steam, defeating the Alta Hawks 7-2 in a non-region contest. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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High school sports: Preps of the week

AUSTIN PITCHER, American Fork, baseball: He was equal to his last name in every sense of the word in American Fork's thrilling 3-2 victory over Lone Peak in extra innings early in the week. The... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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High school track and field: Top performances from 2014

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

April 14, 2014

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Coach recognized something special in Utah Golden Gloves regional champion from the start

Utah boxers Danny Galloway (165 pounds) Siala Mou Siliga (heavyweight) and Tyrell Rousch (201 pounds) will represent the Rocky Mountain Region at the 2014 Golden Gloves national tournament in Las... Read more »

April 13, 2014

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High school softball: Top-ranked Stallions bounce back from loss Tuesday for big win Friday

The top-ranked Stansbury Stallions defeated the second-ranked Bear River Bears 10-3 Friday afternoon in region play. Read more »

April 11, 2014

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High school boys soccer: Underdog Summit Academy hands Waterford its first loss of the season

The underdog Bears handed the Ravens their first loss of the season — and did so on their own field — with a 2-1 victory in 2A North play. Read more »

April 11, 2014

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High school boys basketball: Davis hires Chad Sims as new head coach

Davis High School has announced the hiring of Chad Sims as its new boys basketball coach. He replaces Jay Welk, who stepped down last month after 24 years. Read more »

April 11, 2014

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High school baseball: Pleasant Grove takes second game from Herriman, 12-2

Pleasant Grove's senior pitcher Brody Blackhurst had three hits and also took one for the team in the arm. He also scored three times and led his team to a 12-2 win in this second of three games against Herriman. Read more »

April 10, 2014

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High school baseball: Kearns takes control of Region 6 with pivotal win over Woods Cross

Kearns edged out region foe Woods Cross, 4-2, at Gates Field Wednesday night to leapfrog the Wildcats and land in first place in the region standings. Read more »

April 10, 2014

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USU study: Kids' satisfaction in sports often less when parents spend more

A recent Utah State University study found that young athletes get less enjoyment from participating in sports when they interpret their parents' financial contributions as pressure to win. Read more »

April 9, 2014

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High school softball: Bountiful shuts out Highland behind Brook Dickerson's two hitter

Bountiful's Brook Dickerson pitched a two hitter and struck out eight as the Braves shut out Highland, 13-0. Read more »

April 9, 2014

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High school baseball: American Fork edges Lone Peak 3-2 in extra innings

Caveman hurler Austin Pitcher led the effort from the mound with a complete game effort for a key early season region win. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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High school soccer: Bingham wins despite inconsistency

Frustrated was the word of the day for both coaches in the boys soccer match when Bingham defeated visiting Brighton 3-2 on Tuesday afternoon. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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High school softball: Salem Hills slugs way to important win over Maple Mountain

Salem Hills' hitting picked up with yesterday's win over Wasatch and continued through today's win over rival Maple Mountain in a 6-2 victory for the Skyhawks. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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Where does your sport rank? A closer look at ejections in high school athletics

A look at how soccer ejections compare with other sports in the last 20 years. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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High school girls basketball: All-region teams

Here's a rundown of the girls basketball all-region teams that were submitted by 16 of the state's 20 regions. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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