High school boys basketball: San Juan upsets Grantsville in 3A semifinals, will face Juab in title game

Grantsville’s Bronson Snyder, left, defends against San Juan’s Jensen Grover Friday night at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield.  | David Anderson The San Juan … Continue reading

In 1st game this season with fans, Alex Barcello scores career-high 29 points, sets 3s record in BYU win over San Francisco

Brigham Young Cougars guard Alex Barcello (13) yells after drawing a foul form the San Francisco Dons in Provo on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021. BYU … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: 6A/5A roundup from Wednesday’s games — Roy upsets Kearns on buzzer beater in 6A

Viewmont’s Dawson Kearns goes up for a shot with Wasatch’s Cole Magnusson defending as they play in first round basketball action at Viewmont in Bountiful … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Enterprise bumps off top seed Beaver, while Layton Christian earns shot at 2A championship 

Enterprise High School’s Adam Holt tries to make a bucket against Beaver Tuesday evening in Richfield.   | David Anderson The Enterprise Wolves knew Tuesday’s … Continue reading

High school girls basketball: 6A/5A first round recaps — Roy, Mountain View, Timpanogos, East pull off first round upsets

Kearns’ Emily Olague drives downcourt during a 6A first round girls basketball game against Taylorsville in Kearns on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021. | Spenser Heaps, … Continue reading

High school girls basketball: 2A quarterfinal roundup — No. 6 Millard avoids sweep, upsets No. 3 Beaver

viperagp – stock.adobe.com Kanab 54, Enterprise 42 Grayce Glover knocked down two 3-pointers in the first quarter, fueling a great start for No. 4 Kanab which … Continue reading

High school girls wrestling: Mountain Crest delivers dominant performance at girls 4A state tournament 

Mountain Crest’s girls wrestling team celebrates winning the inaugural 4A state title. | David Anderson The Mountain Crest Lady Mustangs finished the first chapter of … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Notes and highlights from Thursday’s games — Logan wins Region 11 title game over Ridgeline

viperagp – stock.adobe.com Logan wins Region 11 title game over Ridgeline In a high stakes, winner-take-all matchup, Logan prevailed over crosstown rival Ridgeline by a score … Continue reading

High school girls wrestling: Maple Mountain wins state championship in combined classification tournament

Nya Seiuli of Maple Mountain and Ashley Camacho of Maple Mountain wrestle in the 190 weight class at the 5A/3A/2A/1A girls wrestling state championship meet … Continue reading

High school girls basketball: Notes and highlights from Tuesday’s games — Ridgeline takes down Mountain Crest to set up Region 11 championship game

viperagp – stock.adobe.com Logan bounces back from rough stretch to beat Bear River After losing their two previous games, the Grizzlies were able to pick up … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Notes and highlights from Friday’s games — Westlake defeats Skyridge to remain perfect in Region 4 play

viperagp – stock.adobe.com Westlake defeats Skyridge to remain perfect in Region 4 play After three quarters of back-and-forth play, the Thunder exploded in the final session … Continue reading

Is empathy the key to national security? Former national security adviser H.R. McMaster says yes

Former national security adviser and retired Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster. McMaster recently joined Boyd Matheson on KSL NewsRadio’s “Inside Sources” and an episode of “Therefore, … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Notes and highlights from Wednesday’s games — American Fork takes down Skyridge in Region 4 battle

American Fork takes down Skyridge in Region 4 battle The Cavemen gained an early first-quarter lead, which turned out to be the difference maker in … Continue reading

High school girls basketball: Notes and highlights from Tuesday’s games — Hunter edges Kearns to draw even in Region 2

Action in the Davis at Syracuse girls basketball game in Syracuse on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. | Steve Griffin, Deseret News Hunter edges Kearns to … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Notes and highlights from Tuesday’s games — Westlake wins again, Cyprus freshman buries nine 3s

Olympus’ Jack Wistrcill (15) dunks over Hillcrest in Midvale on Friday, Feb. 5, 2021. The Titans won again on Tuesday night to stay perfect in … Continue reading

High school girls basketball: Notes and highlights from Friday’s games — Farmington’s perfect season in region continues

Farmington’s perfect season in region continues Playing against Bountiful, the second-place squad in Region 5, Farmington showed its dominance by securing a 65-48 win. Farmington … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Notes and highlights from Friday’s games — Westlake wins 14th straight, Judge prevails at buzzer

Westlake and Pleasant Grove compete in a boys basketball game at Westlake High School in Saratoga Springs on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021. | Spenser Heaps, … Continue reading

High school boys basketball: Crimson Cliffs edges rival Desert Hills on Trei Rockhill’s trey at the buzzer

Region 9 is now a three-horse race. Crimson Cliffs officially forced its way into the conversation on Wednesday night as Trei Rockhill’s 3-pointer at the … Continue reading