Rita Satini had 17 points and three steals, and Lani Taliauli and Lani Falatea each added 12 points and three assists to help the Leopards lift the first girls basketball state championship in school history with a 68-48 win over Timpview at SLCC.
Maggie McCord poured in 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Jaycee Lichtie added 13 points with nine free throws to help the Miners survive Copper Hills, 48-40 in a Class 6A state semifinal Friday night at Salt Lake Community College.
Three thoughts on the Jazz's rustiness coming out of the All-Star break showing repeatedly in their first loss in a month, Portland's inspired defense, and a bad night for the Jazz in the playoff race.
Valdez's shot didn't fall, but Calvert had a game-high 17 points, 10 rebounds, two blocks and two steals, and Doxey added 16 points and nine rebounds with two assists to lift Fremont girls basketball into the inaugural 6A girls basketball state final
Shalyn Fano scored six of her 12 points in the fourth quarter, and Ella Popa had a game-high 14 points with nine rebounds and three assists to help Timpview hold off defending state champion Skyline, 56-49 Friday afternoon at Salt Lake CC.
The Sloan Sports Analytics Conference is underway in Boston, giving sports' top researchers a chance to present their work from the last year. Here are the six most interesting basketball projects, including a replacement for the coach's whiteboard.
Karlie Valdez’s game-winning drive to the bucket in the final nine seconds of the game was all Fremont needed, and the Silver Wolves rallied by the Silverwolves 48-46 Thursday to advance to Friday’s Class 6A state semifinals.
John Coon, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 10:32pm
Beating the shot clock with a critical basket is a scenario Parker Van Dyke has practiced many times. Van Dyke has done silent countdowns in his head and fired up shots in the gym on many occasions to prepare for such a moment.
Marissa Scoresby scored 14 of her game-high 23 points in the second half, and Westlake advanced to the Class 6A girls basketball state semifinals with a 54-47 win Thursday evening over Hillcrest at Salt Lake Community College.
Maggie McCord had eight of her game-high 11 points in the first half, and Bingham put 18 players on the court in cruising to a 61-36 win over Northridge in the quarterfinals of the Class 6A girls basketball tournament Thursday at SLCC.