High School

Girls wrestling takes off in Utah clubs and high schools, despite challenges

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This is just a peek at what’s happening in girls wrestling, which is undergoing an explosion...

Basketball

Fremont boys outlast Syracuse in wild game to clinch outright Region 1 title

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Syracuse’s Brock Gilbert, the person you want taking a game-winning shot, had the ball in his hands for a potential game-winner. But Fremont escaped.


Basketball

Prep Hoops Roundup: Morgan, Layton Christian girls win playoff openers

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Ten Trojans scored as Region 13 co-champion Morgan defeated four-seed Delta (10-11) 52-39 on Friday morning in a 3A girls first-round game held at Wasatch High School.


Basketball

Bonneville girls basketball wins outright Region 11 title as Lakers beat Tooele

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Many names on Bonneville’s girls basketball roster are familiar to Bonneville sports fans. Combined, this group of girls is something else — Region 11 champions.


Wrestling

Girls wrestling takes off in Utah clubs and high schools, despite challenges

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This is just a peek at what’s happening in girls wrestling, which is undergoing an explosion in popularity not only nationally and in Utah, but in Weber and Davis counties — despite a downward trend in boys wrestling participation nationally. While participation in clubs helps girls...


Wrestling

VIDEO: Utah girls find strength in wrestling, pushing through opposition

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Girls in Northern Utah face many obstacles in the wrestling world, especially because only boys wrestling is a high school-sanctioned sport. But the number of girls taking up wrestling in Utah, specifically Weber and Davis counties, continues to rise even though boys participation nationally is in...


Basketball

Morgan boys basketball embarks on playoff journey after turnaround season

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The Morgan Trojans enter the boys 3A tournament with the best overall record. Meanwhile, previewing the 3A girls and 2A tournaments, the 2A schools get to head (way) south for their first-round games.


Basketball

Girls Hoops Roundup: Clearfield beats Davis in playoff tiebreaker game

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A big fourth quarter sent Clearfield (11-10) past Davis (11-11) by the score of 36-34 in a Region 1 tiebreaker game Thursday and into next week’s 6A girls basketball state tournament.


Basketball

Girls basketball: Woods Cross erases double-digit deficit to beat Roy

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The Wildcats enter the playoffs having knocked off the Region 5 co-champions in consecutive games.


Basketball

Boys basketball: Ogden outlasts Ben Lomond in rivalry rematch

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The concession stand at Ben Lomond High School sells pickles, popcorn and pretzels to the fans — but not earplugs to buffer the sounds from a boisterous crowd.


Basketball

Northridge ousts Weber from playoff contention despite Triplett’s triple-double

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Northridge had nothing to lose but wanted to win, while Weber had to win for any wish at a girls 6A state tournament berth.


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