TAYLORSVILLE — More than two weeks ago, Kaitlyn Viator had her worst game of the season points-wise: 0-of-9 shooting, three turnovers, zero points.
TAYLORSVILLE — When the heavy snowstorm that buried the Salt Lake Valley blew away Tuesday morning, so did the underdog magic of Monday’s 5A girls basketball tournament first round.
TAYLORSVILLE — Olivia Barton made up her mind three days ago to try something out on the basketball court, and it worked, kick-starting a double-digit comeback against Roy.
TAYLORSVILLE — The Springville Red Devils, with all of their five wins, might be the biggest surprise of the 5A girls basketball state tournament.
The 6A/5A girls state basketball tournament begins Monday and Tuesday, with all games at Salt Lake Community College. There’s a handful of area teams that have a solid chance at lifting the trophy on Saturday.
PLAIN CITY — Brock Gilbert’s track record meant he had the ball in his hands for Syracuse, trailing 60-59 with 2.6 seconds left Friday at Fremont.
CLEARFIELD — A big fourth quarter sent Clearfield (11-10) past Davis (11-11) by the score of 36-34 in a Region 1 tiebreaker game Thursday and into next week’s 6A girls basketball state tournament.
MORGAN — Morgan High had virtually an entirely new boys basketball team coming into this season, a chance for a fresh start after three-straight losing seasons. But because of that, there was hardly any continuity or chemistry in the group.