High school sports: Nearly 650 athletes taking talents to college on scholarship

More than 640 high school athletes from the 2014 graduating class are moving on to play college sports on either an academic or athletic scholarship. Read more »


Published June 19, 2014

Class of 2014: Utah high school athletes with college scholarships

Here's a look at the 644 high school seniors from the 244 graduating class who received an athletic and/or academic scholarship to play college sports. Read more »

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Published June 19, 2014

High school baseball: All-region teams

Here's a rundown of the all-region teams from 11 of the state's 16 regions that participated in baseball this spring. Read more »


Published June 6, 2014

High school sports: Desert Hills sets new Deseret News All-Sports point record

Desert Hills set a new overall Deseret News All-Sports point record by winning the 3A title this school year, while Lone Peak (5A), Skyline (4A), Emery (2A) and Panguitch (1A) also won titles. Read more »


Published May 26, 2014

High school baseball: Jordan fights through adversity, clinches 5A title

OREM — Jordan’s baseball team wasn’t in a lot of close games this season, but on those rare occasions it always won. “They just know how to buckle down. It’s almost... Read more »


Published May 23, 2014

High school sports: Thursday's roundup

Baseball 4A PLAYOFFS BOUNTIFUL 3, MOUNTAIN CREST 2: Tanner Redding pitched six shutout innings, and then teammate Parker Depasquale came on in the seventh to narrowly preserve the save as... Read more »


Published May 22, 2014

High school baseball: Jacob Dirkson's 2-hitter sends Jordan to 5A title game

Jacob Dirkson struck out seven and only allowed two hits — back to back in the fifth — in a complete-game outing that booked Jordan’s spot in the state title game with a 9-2... Read more »

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Published May 22, 2014

High school baseball: Jordan's Krueger redeems himself in a big way

After committing four errors earlier in the game, Jordan's Mason Krueger came on in the relief in the seventh inning and helped the 'Diggers close out Lone Peak for the victory in the 5A winner's bracket. Read more »


Published May 21, 2014

High school sports: Tuesday's roundup

Baseball, boys soccer and softball results from Tuesday. Read more »


Published May 20, 2014

Overcoming the unspeakable: Jordan pitcher finds purpose playing a sport he loves for a brother he lost

Valley senior Jacob Dirkson went from nearly flunking out of school to graduating with scholarship offers to play baseball. His pitching talent is helping the top-ranked Beetdiggers as they pursue... Read more »

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Published May 19, 2014

High school sports: Wednesday's roundup

Final results from high school baseball and boys soccer. Read more »


Published May 14, 2014

High school baseball: Jordan's Colton Shaver masterful in 5A tournament win over Fremont

Jordan's Colton Shaver hit a walk-off three-run home run in the ninth inning, and also struck out 16 batters to power the 'Diggers past Fremont in the 5A state tournament. Read more »


Published May 14, 2014