Ogden trailed 4-1 after one inning, scored five times in the top of the third to take the lead and then held on for a 6-5 win Monday at Ben Lomond to complete the season sweep over the Scots (1-14, 0-12 Region 11).
PLEASANT VIEW — Jayci Finch pitched a complete-game shutout and Clearfield softball scored twice in the seventh inning to beat Weber 2-0 on Friday.
BOUNTIFUL — With every passing second, the scoreboard clock carved deeper into the afternoon sky Friday.
KAYSVILLE — Suddenly, the Region 1 baseball race has gone from a two-team battle between Davis and Clearfield to a three-team battle with Fremont a half-length behind.
Davis defeated Clearfield 5-2 on Friday, April 19, 2019, at Davis High School in Kaysville.
ROY — Saige Nielsen batted 3 for 4 with a home run, a double and six RBIs to lead Roy softball (6-8, 3-5 Region 5) to a 13-0, four-inning win Thursday over Viewmont.
OGDEN — There’s no true consensus on where Brian Jones’ home run landed Thursday.
Bonneville High School defeats Ogden 11-1 on April 18, 2019, at Ogden High School in Ogden.
KAYSVILLE — A frustrating aspect of a shutout soccer loss is that after 80 minutes of blood, sweat and tears, a team has the same number of goals as when the game started.
BRIGHAM CITY — Sophomore pinch hitter Nic Migliori blasted a walk-off, three-run home run to lift Box Elder baseball to a 4-1 region win over Bountiful on Wednesday.
LAYTON — The sun was out, the field was as dry as it had been in a week, Layton and Fremont were ready to play softball and to top it off, they came into Wednesday's meeting tied for first place in Region 1.
LAYTON — Davis boys soccer scored twice after halftime in a 3-0 region road win Tuesday at Layton (8-1-1, 5-1 Region 1).
Fremont High boys basketball junior guard Dallin Hall and Davis High senior wing Tyson Garff were honored Tuesday with selections to 2018-19 All-USA Utah Boys Basketball Team.
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This week appears to be shaping up similar to last week: rain early, sunshine later. The schedule backlog isn’t as big of an issue for the 6A and 5A schools, but for 4A, 3A and 2A, it’s a bigger deal because those classifications begin their state playoffs earlier.
Here’s the thing about the college basketball coaching world: it’s not always as sexy as big television networks make it out to be with multi-million dollar contracts, a closet full of tailored Armani suites, $100 haircuts and five-figure bonuses for things such as a team grade point average…
MORGAN — Morgan softball took an 8-3 lead after the top of the fourth inning and held off a late South Summit charge for a 12-10 region win Friday in a game weather forced to be moved to Morgan.
WASHINGTON TERRACE — Ogden and Bonneville’s impending Friday afternoon soccer tussle was already going to be a backyard brawl, but now the weather had put its chips in the center of the table.
LAYTON — Since Layton and Weber started regularly playing each other in soccer this decade, none of their seven contests have been separated by more than two goals.
Farmington baseball swept Box Elder in two games Wednesday, one of which was resumed from Monday, by scores of 17-4 and 13-5.
PLEASANT VIEW — Northridge soccer extended a most frustrating streak on the road against Weber as the visiting Knights fell in overtime, 2-1, against the Warriors on Tuesday.
FARMINGTON — Janson Port netted a golden goal in extra time to lift Box Elder boys soccer to a 3-2 region win Tuesday at Farmington.
The Utah Sports Hall of Fame Foundation held its annual spring banquet Monday in Salt Lake City to honor area athletes and coaches, and four men from Northern Utah were recognized for their careers in high school athletics.
Ogden High baseball swept Ben Lomond in both games of a doubleheader that were played Monday in advance of wet weather later this week. The Tigers won the first game 14-3 and took the second game 7-3.
Cue the schedule backlog. With expected rain and snow this week, an already packed spring sports schedule is about to become more of a tight-rope walk the next couple weeks.
The calendar would suggest the high school softball season is approaching its midway point.
ROY — Hunter Yoder tossed a six-inning complete game to lead Roy baseball to an 11-0 shutout win over Clearfield on Friday.
OGDEN — Striding atop the mound 60 feet and 6 inches from home plate, Bonneville senior pitcher Joey Morgan unfurled his 6-foot-6 frame forward and fired strikes by Ben Lomond batters with fastball after fastball.
OGDEN — Sometimes it does take a rousing halftime speech to get a sports team on the right path. Case in point: Friday’s Region 11 boys soccer game between Ogden and Tooele.
LAS VEGAS — Garrett Larsen tripled to drive in Zach Hathaway and lift Davis baseball to a 10-9 walk-off win over Durango (Nevada) in the Desert Classic hosted by Bishop Gorman High School.
PLAIN CITY — The baseball teams for Fremont and Roy high schools are both very young this season.
OGDEN — Omar Flores one-timed a shot from just outside the penalty box which ricocheted off the post and in for a goal as Ogden boys soccer took out region leader Stansbury 1-0 on Wednesday.
OGDEN — Bonneville baseball trailed 4-3 after four innings, then scored six runs in the fifth to grab a 10-6 region win Tuesday at Ben Lomond.
The awards aren’t done for Bountiful High alumnus Sam Merrill.
CLEARFIELD — With the naked eye, you can’t see why Clearfield High School’s baseball field needs caution tape around the infield dirt.
OGDEN — Over the past few years, the Ben Lomond boys soccer team has been one of the more successful sports teams at the school. The Scots have been regular playoff qualifiers.
MORGAN — Morgan High’s boys basketball team had a lot of time — a whole lot — to think and talk about the state championship the entire season.
PLAIN CITY — To many people, there wasn’t a lot Dallin Hall could do to get better at basketball after a stellar sophomore season leading Fremont High to a Region 1 boys basketball championship.
Click through the photos above to see the six players honored as selections to the 2019 Standard-Examiner All-Area Boys Basketball First Team.
OGDEN — Late March rivalry soccer games with a picturesque setting might just be Ben Lomond’s cup of tea.
PARK CITY — Joe Cloward scored his third goal of the match on a Kyle West assist in the second overtime frame to lift Bonneville to a 4-3 region win at Park City on Friday.
CLEARFIELD — Jayci Finch pitched a complete game, one-hit shutout as Clearfield softball (5-4, 1-3 Region 1) edged Syracuse in a 1-0 pitcher’s duel Thursday.