Roy High girls basketball defeated Viewmont 52-50 to clinch at least a share of the Region 5 title on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Roy High School.
Every great group of athletes needs a cool nickname, and the starting five for the Roy High girls basketball team certainly has one.
Wrestlers duke it out during day two, the final day of the UHSAA 5A/6A State Wrestling Championship Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at the UCCU Center in Orem.
Woods Cross outscored Viewmont 15-5 in the second quarter and held on for a 54-47 road win Wednesday to spoil the Vikings’ unblemished region record.
The Roy High girls basketball team proved its resiliency against Viewmont on Wednesday night by putting together an 11-4 run after falling behind 10-2. Then Mercedes Staples proved why she just may be the best player in the state of Utah.
Viewmont Girls win over Roy with a final score of 56-41 in the girls prep basketball game on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in Bountiful.
And the games begin Friday. Box Elder, Bountiful, Roy, Viewmont and Woods Cross will all battle for eight games to make the playoffs and win the Region 5 boys basketball crown.
Josie Williams scored her first basket five seconds after the opening tip. Then the Box Elder defense did all it could to make sure the Utah Valley-bound center stayed off the glass as much as possible.