Sports

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 , High School

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 , High School

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 , High School

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 , 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 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 , High School

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 , High School

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.


Weber State

Weber State basketball outlasts Portland State for 2nd straight OT win

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Despite trailing for 30 minutes of the contest, a 10-0 overtime run gave Weber State the cushion it needed to steal a 95-86 win Thursday night at Portland State. With the game tied in overtime, junior forward Brekkott Chapman hustled to a loose ball and saved it from going out of bounds with a pass...


Basketball , High School

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.


Weber State

Weber State women lose to Portland State on score in final seconds

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OGDEN — With the game tied, Portland State’s Kiana Brown drove the lane and scooped in a layup with two seconds left to give the Vikings a 62-60 win over the Weber State women Thursday at the Dee Events Center. Weber State shot only 28 percent from the field in its first conference loss...


Hockey

Ogden Mustangs: Matus Spodniak breaks WSHL all-time goals record

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Ogden Mustangs: Matus Spodniak breaks WSHL all-time goals record


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