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Brighton WR Fehoko makes Cardinal pledge

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jul 19th - 3:17pm

The four-star wide receiver Simi Fehoko announced his commitment to Stanford on Sunday afternoon, giving head coach David Shaw and the Cardinal the services of one of the top high school players in the state of Utah.

Riverton's Tanner Banks turning into minor league ace

Brett Hein, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 16th - 8:44pm

The former University of Utah pitcher is turning heads in the rookie-advanced Pioneer League, especially after an exceptional performance in Ogden.

Wasatch Academy coach Geno Morgan dies in Chicago

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jul 2nd - 1:38pm

Wasatch Academy coach Geno Morgan, who led the Tigers to three state championships in six seasons, died in his sleep Thursday morning while visiting family in Chicago. He was 49.

New report highlights gender equity gap in high school sports

Kelly Wallace, CNN  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 7:29pm

As the U.S. Women's World Cup soccer team celebrate their Tuesday win over Germany in the tournament's semifinal round, there's renewed attention here at home on just how big the gaps are in high school when it comes to sports teams for girls and boys.

16 years in, All Poly camp a chance for 'kids to excel and have fun'

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 20th - 8:24pm

The All-Poly Camp started as a way to provide Utah high school football players who couldn't afford to attend expensive summer camps with an affordable and high-quality alternative. Now it draws some of the top talent in the country and loads of college coaches.

Frank Jackson earns top honors at NBA Top 100 Camp

Jeremiah Jensen and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 20th - 5:36pm

Lone Peak senior Frank Jackson continues to impress on a national stage, earning first-team all-camp at the prestigious NBPA Top 100 this week.

Ex-Jordan QB Kafentzis picks Nevada as transfer destination

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 10th - 5:17pm

Former Jordan High and Wisconsin quarterback Austin Kafentzis will transfer to Nevada, according to reports and an updated Wikipedia entry for the former prolific Utah high school quarterback.

Timpview's Baxter commits to BYU; next Ainge headed to Utah State

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 8th - 8:19pm

BYU head coach Dave Rose landed Timpview forward Gavin Baxter on Monday, and new Utah State head coach Tim Duryea will welcome Crew Ainge, the son of former BYU star Danny Ainge, to Logan in 2017.

Utah's top 10 high schools for producing college football, basketball athletes

Alex Clark  |  Posted  Jun 4th - 2:51pm

Ranking Utah's top 10 high schools based on the number of college football and basketball athletes they've produced so far this decade.

Davis' Wade, Sky View's Jensen named Parade All-Americans

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 31st - 10:04pm

Davis High star Jesse Wade and Sky View starlet Lindsey Jensen were named Parade All-Americans over the weekend, the magazine announced Friday.

Olympus High basketball stands out at Reno tournament

Nathan Harker  |  Posted  May 28th - 4:47pm

Members of the Olympus High School boys basketball team competed in the Reno tournament in preparation for next season.

Utah hosts first girls-only tackle football league

Jay Dortzbach  |  Posted  May 25th - 6:32pm

Remember Samantha Gordon, the pint-sized football player from 2012 who captured the nation's attention? She's back — and she's brought a few friends to the country's first all-girls tackle football league, which kicked off Saturday in West Jordan.

Jordan High grad Kafentzis to seek transfer from Wisconsin

Rod Zundel and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  May 24th - 11:21pm

Jordan High graduate Austin Kafentzis was one of the most prolific quarterbacks in Utah high school football history. He enrolled early at Wisconsin, but after one semester of spring ball, he's elected to seek a transfer.

Spanish Fork sweeps 4A baseball, softball titles; PG, Lehi win in 5A

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 22nd - 8:22pm

Friday was a good day to be from Spanish Fork. The Dons collected the Class 4A softball title in the morning and followed it with the Class 4A baseball title that afternoon at UVU.

Lone Peak hires Evans to replace BYU's Lewis as boys hoops coach

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 22nd - 8:05pm

Lone Peak High School has hired BYU-Hawaii alumnus David Evans as its next boys basketball coach, replacing Quincy Lewis, who left to join the staff at BYU.

Herriman, Lehi to meet for 5A softball title; PG advances to baseball championship

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  May 21st - 11:24pm

Mikaela Thomson had four hits and four RBIs as Herriman knocked off Copper Hills 7-6 on Thursday and advanced to the 5A softball championship Friday at Valley Complex.

4A SOCCER: Freshman Garcia's final kick seals repeat title for Kone, Eagles

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 21st - 10:57pm

Hunter Kone was one of five Eagles to convert a penalty shot, and freshman Andrew Garcia's final kick sealed a 5-4 shootout victory for the Eagles' second consecutive 4A state championship.

5A SOCCER: Colemere's brace powers Alta to first state title since 2011

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 21st - 7:36pm

Bryson Colemere scored a brace to lead Alta to a 2-1 win over rival Brighton in the 5A boys soccer state championship match Thursday afternoon at Rio Tinto Stadium.

New test improves accuracy in diagnosing concussions

Angelique Reed and Deanie Wimmer  |  Posted  May 20th - 10:51pm

Concussions are a growing concern nationwide among athletes of all ages, with nearly 3.9 million sports-related concussions happening annually here in the United States.

4A SOCCER: East uses strange 'timeout' to rally by Timpview, awaits Skyline in final

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 19th - 11:09pm

The Leopards scored three goals after a nearly hour-long weather delay, with a goal and an assist from freshman Daniel Rondeau, to rally past the Thunderbirds, 4-1, on Tuesday at Woods Cross High School.