Weber State University's new, $16 million athletics facility added to the north end of Stewart Stadium is seen Aug. 16, 2019, with the facility nearly complete. Finishing touches, such as more branding and signs, will be added before the season. WSU is hosting a ribbon-cutting and open house…
It was a little less conventional than a typical, modern professional baseball game but, in the end, the Ogden Raptors picked up a road win by putting more balls over the fence than their opponent.
Cesar Mendoza wasn’t supposed to be in the game Saturday for the Ogden Raptors but, when fellow catcher Ramon Rodriguez left the game with an injury in the second inning, Mendoza put on his gear.
OGDEN — Weber State football held its final scrimmage of fall camp Saturday seeking answers about its roster. Slowly, the Wildcats are finding those answers as the team enters the final week of camp.
OGDEN — Ogden football led 42-6 at halftime and cruised to a huge season-opening win, a 49-6 victory over Judge Memorial on Friday.
ROY — When West Jordan scored midway through the fourth quarter, Roy was reeling.
BOUNTIFUL — Botched assignments, turnovers, penalties and various other miscues are typically the norm for a Week 1 matchup.
PLAIN CITY — The Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway in Zion National Park is known for its many tight, windy curves and twists.
PLEASANT VIEW — Led by a big first-half from wide receiver Isaiah Glasker and an imposing ground attack from Preston Larson and Wyatt Marx, the Bingham Miners defeated the Weber Warriors 41-24 on opening night of the high school football season Friday.
It's once again time for high school football in Utah!
OGDEN — Facing a season shutout against Ogden, the Missoula Osprey mounted a pitching gem to claim a rare victory against the Raptors.
OGDEN — Kadrey Howell tallied a hat trick as Ogden girls soccer cut down Orem in a 6-1 win Thursday.
LAYTON — Defenders don’t often get the credit they deserve for keeping other teams off the scoresheet.
SYRACUSE — Everything about the play seemed normal.
OGDEN — While still leading the Pioneer League South Division by a couple games in the second half, it had been a few games since Ogden’s overpowering first-half offense had taken over a contest.
Ogden Raptors defeated the Missoula Osprey in game three against Missoula on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at Lindquist Field in Ogden.
OGDEN — No group lost more experience in the offseason for Weber State football than the defensive secondary, and one of the key reinforcements it added for 2019 will miss the season due to injury.
Davis defeated Fremont 2-0 on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at Fremont High School in Plain City.
DENVER (AP) — Now this was a sweet idea: Candy hearts with Jordan Love’s name and number stamped on them to hype the Heisman Trophy campaign of the Utah State quarterback.
Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said he started discussing the possibility of preseason hype with his team a few months back.
The Ogden Raptors defeated the Missoula Osprey 3-2 in 10 innings on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at Lindquist Field in Ogden.
OGDEN — Missed chances gave way to a late-inning clutch home run, which gave way to some improbable escape-route pitching and, finally, another game-winning hit.
ROY — Tiani Fonoti netted a golden goal on an assist from Kennedy Thomas in the 97th minute to lift Northridge to a region-opening, 2-1 road win at Roy on Tuesday.
PLAIN CITY — By a numerical account, Grace Nicol's one-goal game against Fremont on Tuesday was her lowest tally of the season.
When the high school football season begins Friday, Roy High head coach Fred Fernandes and Bear River coach Chris Wise will be absent via suspension.
Nobody beats the Ogden Raptors three games in a row.
For nearly two months, the Ogden Raptors have avoided taking consecutive losses. That streak seemed impossible to hold for the rest of the season, and it became even more impossible Sunday when the Raptors committed five errors.
It's about that time for high school football in Utah.
For many years, a team that wanted to qualify for the playoffs in Utah high school sports had to finish in a certain place in its region, normally fourth place or better.
OGDEN — On a mid-July evening, the sun lit up the Wasatch Mountain Range and provided a stunning backdrop for Ben Lomond High’s football practice.
BRIGHAM CITY — How sweet it is, and was, to bask in the glory of a region football championship.
WASHINGTON TERRACE — When all five of your offensive linemen return from the prior season, that’s a good thing.
BOUNTIFUL — One by one, the Bountiful High football players took off sprinting down the field.
LAYTON — There might not be a more challenging head football coaching job at the high school level than at Layton Christian Academy.
KAYSVILLE — Everyone saw what happened when Davis High had a full offseason with its coaching staff and players working together.
CLEARFIELD — From 1990 to 2007, the Clearfield High football team qualified for the state playoffs in all but one season.
FARMINGTON — Ask anyone around Farmington High’s football program during last year’s inaugural season and they would’ve acknowledged the expected turbulence that came with being a new team at a new school.
WOODS CROSS — In early July, there was one thing and one thing only on Luke Hyde’s horizon.
ROY — Back in December when the Utah High School Activities Association finalized the latest realignment, those involved in Weber County high school sports started buzzing.
BOUNTIFUL — Viewmont High’s football coaches and players knew the Vikings were going to take a big hit to their team depth in 2019 a year after Farmington High opened and changed the school boundaries.
LAYTON — The bad news for the Layton Lancers was they went 2-7 last year and finished in sixth place in a region of seven teams.
MORGAN — Usually, attrition in high school classes results in a big sophomore class, a smaller junior class and an even smaller senior class.
GARLAND — It was a loud and busy summer at Bear River High and one could catch a glimpse of it all from the football field.
LAYTON — Anyone who caught a Northridge High football game last season could tell you at least one thing: all hell broke loose on offense for the Knights more often than not.
SYRACUSE — It was odd for everyone to see the Syracuse Titans not in the state football playoffs in 2018.
PLAIN CITY — For the second year in a row, Fremont High has a brand-new set of starting offensive linemen.
OGDEN — For the first time in 10 years, Ogden High’s football team is on a sustained upward trajectory.
PLEASANT VIEW — They’ve won the Region 1 championship two straight years. They’ve gone to the state quarterfinals two straight years.
Ogden Raptors were defeated by Idaho Falls 9-8 on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Lindquist Field in Ogden.
OGDEN — Despite three majestic home runs from fourth-round draft pick Brandon Lewis, the Ogden Raptors couldn’t keep up with Idaho Falls’ hitting Saturday night.