High School Sports

Prep football: Kafentzis, 'Diggers dig out of early hole and blast Leopards

Jordan’s stellar senior quarterback, Austin Kafentzis, stepped up and took over the game.

Photo gallery: Duchesne defeates Layton Christian 20-10.

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High school football: Late 2-point conversions unkind to offenses in Week 2 (+updated rankings)

Dixie, Summit Academy, Union, Clearfield and North Summit all came up with critical two-point conversion stops late to prevail in Week 2. Read more »

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American Fork girls and boys cross-country teams dominate Grass Relays

The American Fork girls cross-country team won the Grass Relays in a record-setting time of 62:03. The old record was set by Bingham in 1999 of 62:32. The Miners won a national championship that... Read more »

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Photo gallery: Jordan returns to lead over East

Minutes after East scored a second touchdown, Hopkins (22) intercepted at the 25 yard line to advance to first down. Read more »

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Players with local ties set to make big impacts in the NFL this season

NFL rosters are filled with players with local connections — many of whom are primed to make big impacts for their respective teams this coming year. Read more »

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Salem Hills rolls past rival Payson 42-7

Led by Porter Gustin's four TDs and a formidable defensive squad, Salem Hills dispatches Payson. Read more »

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Photo gallery: Lone Peak defeats Alta 42-13

Leading 14-13 early in the second quarter, Lone Peak pulled away with 28 unanswered points. Gunner Miller threw a pair of touchdowns for the Knights, while Britton Bettridge iced the victory with a... Read more »

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Wasatch takes to the air, strikes early and often at Mountain View

Wasatch made its second trip to Orem in as many weekends, this time to take on Mountain View, which it attacked through the air on its way to a dominating 41-9 win. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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North Summit ends Duchesne's 48-game winning streak

Duchesne High's state record 48-game winning streak came to an end Friday night as North Summit took down the Eagles 14-12. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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High school football: Friday's roundup

Football 1A SOUTH MONTICELLO 68, WHITEHORSE 6: Cole Eldredge scored three touchdowns as Monticello easily handled Whitehorse to earn its first win of the season. NONREGION TOOELE 21,... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Rich High falls to Summit Academy in overtime

Rich High found itself in a familiar situation with a similar result. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Corner Canyon holds off pesky Springville for win

Springville gave Corner Canyon all it could handle before the Chargers prevailed 31-21. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Syracuse airs it out for 24-21 win at Highland

Syracuse quarterback Kole Tracy tossed three touchdown passes as the Titans held on for a 24-21 road win at Highland. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Friday night light central: Week 2

The Deseret News will be providing quarterly scoring updates for every game in the state on our high school scoreboard page. You can also follow along with our live Twitter feed below. And don't... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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High school girls soccer: Brighton Bengals outlast Hillcrest Huskies

Brighton faced off with Hillcrest in girls soccer on Thursday under the lights at Huskie Stadium. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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High school football: East awaits rival Jordan

East High School football head coach Brandon Matich talks about developing a youthful team and a growing rivalry with the Jordan High Beetdiggers. The teams play Friday, Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. at East... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Postseason success will not impact where high school football teams compete

The Utah High School Activities Association's Board of Trustees voted Thursday not to consider the postseason success of football teams when separating them into classes and regions later this year. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery: Ansah grabs the sack and Da Beard returns to Heinz Field

Defensive linemen with Utah ties stole the spotlight among local athletes during Thursday's final day of the NFL preseason. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Photo gallery: Layton Christian Lady Eagles too deep and powerful for the Providence Hall

Led by junior outside hitter the Eagles from Layton Christian dominated the Providence Hall Patriots. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Lady Wasps go on the defense, record third-straight region shutout

The Wasatch High School girl's soccer team continued its string of shutouts, defeating Springville 1-0 Thursday afternoon in Heber City. The Lady Wasps have yet to give up a score in three-straight... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Provo's first football game produces some big plays

Provo's 19-8 win over Payson last Friday produced some big plays and performances. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Doug Robinson: Kevin Dustin's newest job: Don't mess it up

Kevin Dustin, who might still be coaching if it weren't for Michael Jordan, is the new athletic director of Salt Lake Community College's nationally ranked athletic program Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Parry's power guide to Utah high school football: Week 2

Parry's Power Guide breaks down the matchups for Week 2 of the high school football season. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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