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High school sports: Nearly 650 athletes taking talents to next level

More than 640 high school athletes from the 2015 graduating class are moving on to play college sports.

High School Rodeo: Altamont cowboy takes up other sports to develop mental toughness

Bodell Jessen won the first round of bareback riding and earned the highest score (67) in Thursday night's performance. Stetson Wright, son of two-time National Champion saddle bronc rider Cody... Read more »

June 4, 2015

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High School Rodeo: No bull, Ryder Wright refuses to play it safe as he chases state titles

Ryder Wright gave up the only score of the opening performance of the Utah High School Rodeo Finals for a shot at a better score. The high school rodeo championships run through Saturday night in... Read more »

June 3, 2015

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'Huge Jazz fan' Nick Paulos, an Olympus alum, cherishes Utah workout

On Wednesday, the sharpshooting swingman from Salt Lake City got a once-in-a-lifetime moment to work out for the team he used to cheer for. Read more »

June 3, 2015

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Sisterly Love: Brynlee Lindsey jeopardizing own shot at state title for her sister's success

This year's Utah State Rodeo Finals begins Wednesday and continues through Saturday's finals in Heber City. Brynlee Lindsey is leading the state in breakaway roping and she opted to share her horse... Read more »

June 3, 2015

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Ex-Olympus High star Nick Paulos to get Jazz workout

The 2010 Oly grad is among six players who will participate in the Utah Jazz's workout session Wednesday. Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Utah basketball: Brekkott Chapman invited to USA's under-19 training camp

Utah basketball forward Brekkott Chapman has been invited to Team USA's training camp for a potential spot on its roster as it prepares to participate in the U19 World Championship, which begins... Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Deseret News contributors pick their favorite moments of the high school sports year

Wrestling rivals; a huge upset in boys basketball; brothers battling it out for a state title; and watching a baseball team make a playoff run were among the 2014-15 season highlights for these... Read more »

May 31, 2015

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8 teams set to battle for Utah high school Ultimate Frisbee state championship

The field is narrowed to eight teams, including nationally ranked Lone Peak, as squads from around the state will face off for the Utah high school Ultimate Frisbee state championship this weekend. Read more »

May 29, 2015

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Doug Robinson: 14 state championships and counting ...

Alta High soccer coach Lee Mitchell has won eight girls state championships and six boys state championships in three decades, making him the state's winningest soccer coach Read more »

May 28, 2015

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New Lone Peak basketball coach David Evans hopes to continue the program's success

Taking over for Quincy Lewis, and his seven state championships won in just a 12-year period, isn't an easy task. But with some familiarity with the program, and similar coaching philosophies,... Read more »

May 28, 2015

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High school baseball: Rosters announced for 5 all-star games

Five high school baseball all-star games will be played at Lindquist Field between this Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Read more »

May 28, 2015

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High school baseball annual all-star games, showcase this weekend in Ogden

The 71st annual Utah High School All-Star Baseball Games, featuring the premier prep baseball performers from throughout the state, will be staged this weekend at Ogden's LIndquist Field. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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Gallery of champions: All 94 state championship teams from the 2014-15 school year

Photo gallery of every Utah high school state champion. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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Syracuse sophomore Hunter Woodhall chases Paralympic dreams, hopes to inspire others (+video)

Hunter Woodhall made the U.S. Paralympic team as a freshman track athlete. He's the youngest member of the U.S. paralympic track team and hopes to represent the United States in Brazil in 2016. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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High school All-Sports awards: Davis, Maple Mountain, Desert Hills, Manti and Panguitch take titles

The 2014-2015 Deseret News All-Sports award winners are Davis, Maple Mountain, Desert Hills, Manti and Panguitch. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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High school sports: Spring sports Academic All-State

Here's a rundown of the Academic All-State teams for the spring high school sports. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Adam Law breaks 17-inning scoreless tie in return off DL

BYU alumnus Adam Law scored the only run of a 17-inning marathon on Tuesday, while Utah native Marcus Littlewood smacked an RBI double to plate a go-ahead run on Saturday. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Report: Former Jordan High quarterback Austin Kafentzis transferring from Wisconsin

Former Jordan High quarterback Austin Kafentzis is transferring out of Wisconsin after one spring camp with the Badgers, according to multiple reports from Madison, Wisconsin. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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High school baseball: Clutch fifth inning propels Pleasant Grove to 5A state championship

After missing out on its first chance to claim the 5A championship on Friday, No. 1 Pleasant Grove took care of business in Game 2 using a big fifth inning to rally for its first championship since... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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High School baseball: Spanish Fork rallies for 5-4 win over Maple Mountain and 4A state title

A four-run bottom of the sixth inning, topped off by a Devin Argyle RBI single, gave the Dons the win and another state championship. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Prep softball: Lehi whips Herriman twice to repeat as 5A state champs

Junior pitcher Sydney White pitched a pair of complete-game victories and Lehi unloads an impressive power-hitting display as the Pioneers hand Region 4 rival Herriman a pair of 7-2 losses to... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Prep softball: Spanish Fork wins 4A title with dramatic walk-off home run

Spanish Fork senior Cheyenne Pratt hit a three-run home run to secure the 4-1 victory over Maple Mountain. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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High school boys basketball: Lone Peak hires former BYU-Hawaii assistant coach David Evans

Lone Peak announced Friday that it has hired former BYU-Hawaii assistant coach David Evans to lead its boys basketball program. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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High school baseball: Bingham edges Pleasant Grove, forces second 5A championship game

Bingham beat Pleasant Grove 8-7 to stave off elimination at UVU and force a second 5A championship game between the two teams at 5 p.m. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Live streams: 5A & 4A state baseball championships

OREM — Today we have two championship matchups on tap. Watch it live here: 5A championship Bingham 8, Pleasant Grove 7 Bingham (29-4) vs. Pleasant Grove (26-3), 5 p.m. 4A... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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