TAYLORSVILLE -- With a second-half effort worthy of a championship team, the Syracuse High Titans won the state 5-A girls basketball championship Saturday with a 63-50 victory over Region 1 rival Weber at Salt Lake Community College's Bruin Arena.
The undefeated Titans faced a game Warriors squad that trailed by one 26-25 at halftime in front of a big crowd of fans. But Syracuse turned up the pressure in the second half, and pulled away to finish the season 22-0.
Courtney Starks scored 19 points to lead the Titans but Brittney Martin dominated across the stats sheet for Syracuse.
Erica Olpin scored 15 points for Weber (18-7 overall), while Erin Reichle added 14 points.