High School Sports
Orem's 4x100 relay team broke an 18-year-old state record in a fantastic performance at the BYU Invitational.
Just three days after knocking off region foe Cyprus on the road, Bountiful returned home and struggled to continue its strong play but held on to edge Woods Cross 1-0 Friday afternoon. Read more »
Eight runs in the top of the first inning set the tone and paved the way for the Colts on Friday in their big early season matchup against the Warriors. Read more »
Baseball REGION 1 FREMONT 13, SYRACUSE 4: Logan Walton broke the game open with a three-run homer, and finished with four RBIs to lead Fremont past Syracuse. LAYTON 6, NORTHRIDGE 5: Kyle Eichmeier belted a home run for Layton, but... Read more »
The Vikings jumped 20 spots to No. 6 in USA Today's latest national high school baseball rankings. Read more »
Herriman's Ashlyn Visser went 2 for 3 and drove in three runs, including the go-ahead runs in the sixth as the Mustangs rallied past Riverton to remain undefeated in Region 4. Read more »
A look at how the NBA players with local ties have performed so far this season. Read more »
Baseball REGION 2 TAYLORSVILLE 2, COTTONWOOD 1: Taylorsville put two runs up on the board in the top of the sixth inning to edge Cottonwood on the road. Braden DeBenedictis roped a double while Cole Fivecoat picked up the victory... Read more »
Baseball REGION 1 FREMONT 8, SYRACUSE 1: Fremont pulled away with a big sixth inning. Haze Hadley went 2-for-3 and scored two runs to lead the winners. NORTHRIDGE 5, LAYTON 2: Kaden Taylor... Read more »
Juan Diego senior forward Andre Alves turned on his jets and erupted for two goals in just a three-minute span to help the Soaring Eagle cruise to an impressive 4-0 shutout victory over region rival Uintah. Read more »
Provo had plenty of heroes in its 10-7 win against Springville in Region 8 baseball Tuesday afternoon. Read more »
The Silverwolves wasted no time in getting on base and scoring two runs in the top of the first inning, but that lit the fire for the Vikings as they left the bottom half of the inning leading by a score of 6-2, and never looked back. Read more »
Paxton Schultz led the Tigers from the mound and from the plate in an impressive Region 7 win over the Titans on Tuesday. Read more »
The Deseret News recaps the best high school track and field performances from this season. Read more »
PAXTON SCHULTZ, Orem, baseball: This junior is coming off a terrific week for the Tigers after leading them to a pair of region victories over Corner Canyon. In the first game, a 4-3 win for Orem,... Read more »
Trapper Denton pitched a complete game and had two hits to lead Provo to a 5-2 win against Springville in Region 8 baseball action Monday night. Read more »
A changing of the guard could be in store for 5A and 4A boys tennis this spring as traditional powers Brighton and Timpview are the favorites after a two-year hiatus. Read more »
Here's a rundown of the girls basketball all-region teams from 15 of the state's 20 regions. Read more »
With the high school season just rounding the halfway point, several teams are rising to the top of the Class A bracket. Corner Canyon, Park City, Brighton, Juan Diego and Skyline make up the top... Read more »
There’s plenty of baseball players with ties to the state of Utah either in the majors or working their way up on opening day. Read more »
Lehi High sophomore pitcher provided 12 strikeouts in a complete game effort to lead the Pioneers past Riverton in a key Region 4 matchup Friday. Read more »
1A boys basketball tournament: Live stream of Saturday's championship: Rich (21-4) vs. Green River (20-5), 5 p.m.
RICHFIELD — The high school basketball season concludes with the 1A basketball tournament. Games will be streamed live. Click on the links for roundups of each game. Here's today's... Read more »
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Juab's Kashley Carter set a new 3A record 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 »
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 »
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 »
Successful Lone Peak High School coach Quincy Lewis has hired as assistant men's basketball coach at BYU. Read more »
Web Tease: The Deseret News recaps the best high school track and field performances from this season. Read more »
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 »
Here are the updated pairings for the 2A high school softball state tournament. Read more »
Juan Diego's punishing and virtually unstoppable defense — which has outscored its opponents 54-8 this season — completely dismantled Hurricane’s offensive attack to cruise to the... Read more »
Here's a look at the updated pairings for the 3A and 2A boys soccer state tournaments. Read more »
Baseball 2A PLAY-IN MILLARD 4, ROWLAND HALL 3: With the Eagles trailing by a run in the bottom of the seventh inning, Sebastian Garcia hit a double with the bases loaded to bring home Carson Teeples and Skyler Cranney, giving... Read more »
Region 9 champion Dixie and Region 10 champion Juan Diego head into the 3A state tournament as the front runners to hoist the state championship trophy next month. Read more »
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 »
Freshman Gage Edwards led the way with three RBIs, including a critical one in the top of the seventh inning to help lead the Beetdiggers to victory. Read more »
Baseball REGION 1 FREMONT 6, DAVIS 3: Kyle Thacker was 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI, while Hunter Maxfield finished 2-for-4 with two RBIs to lead the Silver Wolves on the road. NORTHRIDGE... Read more »
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 »
The Timberwolves used a quick start and solid relief pitching to overwhelm the Tigers for the second time in as many days. Read more »
Junior shortstop Ryley Ball bashed a three-run homer and a two-run double, and sophomore pitcher Ashlee Nebeker gave up just three hits and nearly notched a shutout as Fremont clinched at least a... Read more »
Baseball REGION 2 TAYLORSVILLE 4, GRANGER 0: Nathan Hess had 13 strikeouts, as he pitched a perfect game for the Warriors. He also added a double for Taylorsville. COTTONWOOD 4, HILLCREST 0: Jeff Borquez pitched the shutout, and... Read more »
There have been 26 players with Utah ties selected in the first round of the NFL Draft since it began in 1936. How do they stack up against each other? Read more »
Provo's Chase Heiner set a new state record in the 200 meters at the Davis Invitational with a time of 21.35. Read more »
With four teams battling for first place and five teams still vying for four playoff spots, the last two weeks of Region 8 baseball action will be fun. Read more »
Mikie Brinkerhoff had back surgery in eighth grade to correct a 72-percent curve in her spine. It ended her dance and gymnastics dreams, but eventually led her to distance running, a sport she said... Read more »
At the bottom of the fourth inning, Westlake held the lead 2-1 and had the momentum building to shut down the Viking bats. But then came the fifth inning. Read more »
After taking a 1-0 halftime lead over Parowan, Layton Christian Academy erupted for four goals in the second half to pick up a convincing 5-0 win in the first round of the 2A playoffs Wednesday. Read more »
With the regular season coming to a close this week, the playoff brackets are becoming clearer. In the college ranks, Westminster and BYU have made it to the conference playoffs while the Ute... Read more »
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