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Wasatch Academy forward, ex-Utah signee Caleb Lohner signs with BYU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Jun 26th - 7:37pm

Lohner, the No. 2-rated recruit in Utah and No. 34 power forward in the country by 247 Sports, has signed with BYU basketball, Cougars head coach Mark Pope announced.

'Kind of unorthodox,' BYU freshman Haven Empey named Gatorade POY after leading American Fork to 6A title

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:42am

Last week, Empey was reminded that she should’ve been in high school, when she was named the Gatorade Utah girls soccer player of the year for the 2019-20 school year.

ESPN: Former Bountiful head coach Tyler Hughes takes job with New England Patriots

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 15th - 6:29pm

Former Bountiful High head football coach Tyler Hughes will be brought in as a new coaching assistant with the New England Patriots, according to an early report from ESPN.

Westlake soccer caps turnaround with Graduation Cup 'Pomp' title; Park City wins 'Circumstance'

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 13th - 4:04pm

Zach Lifferth scored two first-half goals to help the Thunder roll to a 3-1 win over Corner Canyon in the Pomp division title match Saturday morning at the Legacy Events Center.

Summerhays holds off Lehi's Galeai for Utah junior amateur girls championship; Skyline's Shelley wins boys title

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Jun 13th - 12:24pm

Summerhays capped birdies on two of three holes midway through the back nine to turn a 1-up edge into a 3-up advantage through 13 to hold off Galeai, 2 and 1 Friday at Thanksgiving Point Golf Club.

After wildly successful run as high school coach, David Evans steps down at Wasatch Academy

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 11th - 10:11am

David Evans has stepped down as head coach at Wasatch Academy, he told KSL Thursday, citing a need to spend more time with his family and reassess his career.

Last Chance comeback: Timpanogos wins 6 games in 4 days to clinch 5A tourney title

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 6th - 10:37pm

Dylan Winger went 3 for 4 with a double and two RBI, and Paxton Richards was 2 for 4 with a two-run double to help the Timberwolves rally in the second game for an 9-8 win over the Skyhawks.

American Fork rallies from 7 runs down to win Last Chance 6A baseball tournament

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 6th - 9:05pm

Jack Walker went 2 for 3 with a double and two runs scored, and Kaden Carpenter was 2 for 3 with a double, three RBIs and drew the game-winning hit-by-pitch to help American Fork rally for an 8-7 win over Riverton.

Need more hand sanitizer: 5-run 4th sends American Fork to championship game of 6A Last Chance tourney

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 5th - 9:10pm

Clegg’s two-run shot was part of a five-run fourth inning, and American Fork combined for nine of its 11 runs in the fourth and fifth to pull away for a 12-2 win over Riverton in the winner’s bracket final of the UPG Last Chance baseball tournament Friday at American Fork.

PGA state golf: 2A medalist, freshman Arden Louchheim makes good use of 1st high school meet

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Jun 4th - 11:14pm

Arden Louchheim shot 1-under-par 73, cruising to her first individual state championship with a back nine 34 at Rose Park Golf Course.

'We're just happy to play': Maple Mountain keeps winning at Last Chance baseball tourney

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 5:23pm

Cole Rollins went 3-for-4 with a triple, an RBI and a run scored, and Josh Crandall was 2-for-3 with a double, two runs and an RBI to help Maple Mountain hold off rival Springville, 8-5 in a tournament winner’s bracket game of the double-elimination tournament Wednesday at Maple Mountain.

Vikings finally earn first win to close out pool play at UPG Last Chance tournament

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30th - 10:47pm

Winning pitcher Ernesto Lugo scattered just three hits with four strikeouts in five innings, and Pleasant Grove shut out previously unbeaten Lone Peak, 6-0 in Saturday’s final game in the eight-team Class 6A group stage.

'Heartbreaking on a lot of levels': Orem High softball field tagged with racist, homophobic graffiti

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 6:03pm

Alpine School District officials confirmed that the Orem Tigers’ softball field was tagged with graffiti sometime in the overnight hours of Friday night and Saturday morning.

'It was like Christmas Eve': 6A baseball returns as Lone Peak edges Copper Hills in Last Chance opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 29th - 9:15pm

Lone Peak’s Ryder Christensen drove in teammate Ethan Lamb with the game-winner in the bottom of the sixth to help Lone Peak hold off Copper Hills 5-4 Friday.

Late birdie lifts Lone Peak’s Berlin Long to 6A golf title; Lehi’s Galeai surges to top of 5A

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27th - 9:19pm

Long’s birdie on the par-4, 359-yard 18th gave her a 6-under-par 67, the low round of the day and a Utah Section PGA Class 6A individual state title at Fox Hollow Golf Club.

Lehi's Galeai, Timpview girls surge to top of individual 5A golf meet

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27th - 5:12pm

The Lehi junior carded 5-under-par 68 to take top honors at the individual state meet hosted by the Utah Section PGA, earning a title of repeat champion in play if not title, at the meet not sanctioned by the Utah High School Activities Association.

American Fork product Brendan Bailey, son of Jazz broadcaster Thurl, to turn pro 2 years early

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 23rd - 9:58am

The 6-foot-8 wing who prepped at American Fork announced Friday that he is leaving Marquette to fully commit to the NBA draft, and a professional career.

'Jordan Cup' a go for high school spring sports (in June), pending board approval

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 9:07pm

Jordan School District planning spring sports competitions for student-athletes whose seasons came to an abrupt halt due to coronavirus pandemic.

Lehi hires former Lone Peak great, BYU assistant Quincy Lewis as new basketball coach

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 12th - 9:10pm

The Pioneers have hired former Lone Peak head coach and BYU assistant Quincy Lewis to oversee the boys basketball program, the school announced Tuesday morning.