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

Girls basketball: Box Elder upsets top-seeded Skyridge at 5A state tournament

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March Madness started early for fourth-seeded Box Elder at the girls basketball state tournament


Basketball , High School

6A/5A girls basketball tournament preview: Games and players to watch

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The 6A/5A girls basketball state tournament begins Monday at Salt Lake Community College.


Weber State

Weber State tops Sac State, gives Rahe wins record, forces virtual tie for 1st

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The Weber State men finished a road-trip sweep, gave their coach another wins record and pulled into a virtual tie for first place in the Big Sky Conference.


Weber State

Weber State women refocus, bounce back, sting Hornets 86-73 at home

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After three consecutive conference losses, the Weber State women bounce back and sting the Sacramento State Hornets 86-73 Saturday afternoon at the Dee Events Center.


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.


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