The All-Poly Camp continues to be a can’t-miss satellite camp in Utah, and not just for local high school football players and coaches. Coaches from some of the top programs in the country visited the popular summer camp in Layton this week.
Former BYU baseball signee Payton Henry signed a contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, electing to postpone college in favor of a professional baseball career Wednesday before flying to the Arizona rookie league.
Pleasant Grove catcher Payton Henry, the 2016 Deseret News Mr. Baseball and 2015 Gatorade Utah player of the year, was selected in Friday’s sixth round by the Milwaukee Brewers with the 171st overall pick.
Utah’s first family of saddle bronc riding added another title Saturday. Ryder Wright of Milford won the Utah High School Rodeo Association saddle bronc state championship after Saturday's final round.
This Memorial Day, take time to celebrate your loved ones — both those who are around and those who sacrificed everything to give you what you have today. Let’s also take a look back at some of our favorite moments in sports from the weekend.
Sean Walker and Brittany Copeland | Posted May 28th - 6:38pm
Springville's 12-0 win over Cyprus in the opening round of the Class 4A state softball tournament wasn't special just because it was a playoff victory. The Red Devils were playing for one of their one: a junior shortstop with brain tumors.
Brayden Millet’s two-run single scored during a four-run seventh inning as Timpanogos baseball handed Orem its first loss of the postseason, 7-6, to force a winner-take-all final in the Class 4A state championship at Brent Brown Ballpark at UVU.
Dawson Beutler scored the only goal of the match 15 minutes in, and goalkeeper Spencer Young marshaled Maple Mountain’s defense to its 15th shutout of the year in a 1-0 win over Orem to clinch the 4A state title Thursday afternoon.
Orem coach Carl Hermansen’s son Fisher drove in the game-winner with a walk-off single on two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally the Tigers to a 7-6 win over Corner Canyon in the 4A winner’s bracket final Thursday at UVU.
Katie Adler’s two-run shot over the centerfield fence in the seventh inning proved to be the go-ahead run as Riverton stunned West, 11-9, with a six-run seventh inning Wednesday at Valley Softball Complex.
Mallory Barber and Gabriell Beckstrom drove in three RBI in the bottom of the first inning Wednesday to help Spanish Fork roll by Region 8 rival Maple Mountain, 8-2, in the winner’s bracket final of the 4A state softball tournament at Valley Complex.
Kaden Garden assisted on the game-winning goal to Tennison Schmidt, then added one of his own just under a minute later to help top-ranked Brighton rally past Juan Diego 8-6 in the Utah High School Lacrosse League Class A boys state championship.