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Chelsey Allder, Deseret News
Bountiful's Landon Trusty (21) shoots against Highland's Jayden Brown (25) as the Bountiful Braves take on the Highland Rams in boys basketball at Highland High School in Salt Lake City Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015.

Boys basketball


SKY VIEW 70, OGDEN 46: Sky View broke the game open in the second and third quarters and cruised to the win. Austin Jeppson led the way with 16 points.

LOGAN 50, MOUNTAIN CREST 48: Tyler Brimhall scored 27 points and knocked down four 3-pointers as Logan overcame a nine-point third-quarter deficit to rally past Mountain Crest for the region win. Mountain Crest's Jaxon Brenchley hit two free throws with 6.6 seconds remaining to send the game into overtime, as he led his team with 14 points.

ROY 51, BOX ELDER 39: Roy controlled the second half to grab the double-digit win. Cody Hobbs led a balanced attack with 13 points. Box Elder's Max Watson led all scorers with 15 points.


KEARNS 74, WOODS CROSS 62: Bushmen Ebet, Buay Kaujian, and Tayler Marteliz each scored in double-digits to pave the way for the Cougars in the region contest. Trevin Knell earned a game-high of 25 points in the loss.

BOUNTIFUL 78, HIGHLAND 61: The Braves made use of an explosive second quarter to extend their lead to 19 at the half, and hung on for the win, handing Highland their first region loss of the season. Zac Seljaas earned a game high of 27 points in the victory.

CLEARFIELD 45, JUDGE MEMORIAL 40: Spencer Dixon led the Falcons with 17 points as Clearfield picked up its first region victory of the season.

EAST 71, CYPRUS 33: Jordan Sutton led East with 19 points, including five 3-pointers, in a balanced scoring attack against the pirates in region play.


PINE VIEW 52, CEDAR 36: Kody Wilstead earned a double-double of 15 points and 10 rebounds while teammate Charles Petersen added another 13 points in the Region 9 victory over Cedar.

DIXIE 78, CANYON VIEW 69: Jake Hawes and Tyler Bennett combined for 45 points as the Flyers bested Canyon View at home. Sterling Barnes led the Falcons with 19 points in the loss.

DESERT HILLS 66, HURRICANE 52: Quincy Mathews led all scorers with 28 points as the Thunder added another victory to their undefeated region record. James Bennion led Hurricane with 21 points in the loss.


BEN LOMOND 49, GRANTSVILLE 47: With Ben Lomond down four with 30 seconds left, Rigo Vasquez scored six straight points to lift the Fighting Scots to the dramatic win. Vasquez finished with seven points. Ben Mendoza and Brenden Morris scored 14 points apiece to lead Ben Lomond. Grantsvilles Cameron Potter led all scorers with 15 points.

BEAR RIVER 64, STANSBURY 42: Jordan Sanchez had 17 points and Cole Fronk added another 16 as the Bears defeated Stansbury in region play. Gage Manzione led all scorers with 18 points in the loss.


PAYSON 52, RICHFIELD 47: Zack Steel had five blocks and six boards to go with 16 points for the Lions.

JUAB 68, CARBON 61: Dillon Douglas and Nick Robins combined for 43 points and six 3-pointers for the Wasps.


PAROWAN 60, MILLARD 48: Shandon Clark contributed 16 points and 14 rebounds as the rams bested Millard in region play. Mason Lunt led the Eagles with 16 points in the loss.

BEAVER 53, KANAB 52: The Beavers held on after closing the first half on a 13-3 run.

ENTERPRISE 60, DELTA 54: Enterprise controlled the fourth quarter to claim the victory. Isaac Wallin led the way with 16 points.


MAESER PREP 64, ROCKWELL 63: Stephon Gilbert-Ouahib made two free throws with 1.6 seconds remaining to lift Maeser Prep to the dramatic victory. He led the Lions with 22 points. Rockwells Ben Johnson led all scorers with 28 points.

LAYTON CHRISTIAN 85, ROWLAND HALL 51: Taylan Barrett and Gerardo Munoz each scored 18 points as Layton Christian defeated Rowland Hall in region play.


EMERY 64, NORTH SEVIER 54: Emery pulled away in the fourth quarter for the win.


MANTI 73, GUNNISON 36: Five players finished in double figures for Manti as it rolled over Gunnison.

SOUTH SUMMIT 48, NORTH SUMMIT 44: South Summit built and hung on to top North Summit. Bracken Santos and Matt Brady combined for 26 points to lead the way.


ST. JOSEPH 76, INTERMOUNTAIN CHRISTIAN 49: Nick Gruet led the Jayhawks with 21 points while teammates Matt Morton and Chris OBrien combined for another 31 in the region victory over ICS.



WEST DESERT 55, TELOS 48: John Reil posted a double-double of 19 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Hawks in the region victory over Telos.

WENDOVER 50, DUGWAY 48: Wendover came away with the close win in a battle. Salvador Rivera led a balanced attack with 12 points. Dugways Garrett Thackeray led all scorers with 14 points.


VALLEY 37, PANGUITCH 30: Kobe Shatto led all scorers with 12 points as Valley edged Panguitch at home.

BRYCE VALLEY 85, MILFORD 36: Bryce Valley rolled to the win. Kix Roundy led the way with 21 points.

DIAMOND RANCH 82, PIUTE 69: Bowen Sykes led the Diamond Backs with a double-double of 29 points and 14 rebounds in the Region 20 victory over Piute. JJ Ramos had 20 points in the loss.

WAYNE 79, ESCALANTE 66: Wayne dominated the first half and coasted to the win. Brigg Blackburn led the way with 21 points. Escalante's Kai Griffin led all scorers with 25 points.


TOOELE 66, TINTIC 57: Trailing after the first quarter, Tooele slowly pulled away throughout the contest for the win. Ace Hymas led the way with 15 points.

Girls basketball


RIVERTON 69, PLEASANT GROVE 39: Riverton controlled the game throughout en route to the win. Kirsten Spencer led a balanced attack with 13 points.

AMERICAN FORK 46, HERRIMAN 39: Taylor Moeaki led a group of nine scorers with 10 points as the Cavemen extended their region record to 5-0. In the loss, Lexi Smith earned a game-high of 23 points, including five 3-pointers.


CLEARFIELD 47, JUDGE MEMORIAL 44: Clearfield controlled the final frame to capture the comeback victory. Sharnell Thomas and Rachel Watson led a balanced Falcons effort with 11 points apiece. Judge Memorial's Rachel Shubella led all scorers with 14 points.

BOUNTIFUL 65, HIGHLAND 42: Bountiful dominated the second half to secure the win and stay undefeated. Kennedy Redding led the way for the Braves with 22 points while Jaimee Stahle and Lovely Tukuafu combined to add 34 points.

KEARNS 66, WOODS CROSS 64: Kearns eked out the overtime victory after erasing an 11-point halftime deficit to force the extra session. La'tasha Ika exploded for 35 points to lead the winners.