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A true walk-off: Pleasant Grove draws a walk to win 6A state championship

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 10:24pm

Jackson Hill drew a bases-loaded walk in the 9th inning to give Pleasant Grove the 6A baseball state championship.

Jefferson Savarino's last-gasp game-winner lifts Real Salt Lake by Atlanta, 2-1

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 9:10pm

The Venezuela international scored in the final seconds of stoppage time, lifting Real Salt Lake to its third-straight win 2-1 over Atlanta in front of an announced crowd of 17,214 fans Friday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

BYU baseball eliminated from WCC Tournament by Gonzaga, 3-1

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 6:39pm

Danny Gelalich went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored for BYU, and Mitch McIntyre was 1-for-3 with a double for the Cougars (36-17).

Utah's Donnie Tillman gets chance to workout in front of Jazz

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 6:09pm

University of Utah's Donnie Tillman was part of a six-player pre-draft workout at the Zion's Bank Basketball Center on Friday.

Back on top: Timely hitting lifts Cottonwood to 2nd 5A baseball title in 3 years

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 4:02pm

Luke went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBI, including the game-winner in the bottom of the fifth inning, to help Cottonwood to its second Class 5A state baseball title in three seasons with a 6-5 victory over Timpanogos at UCCU Ballpark.

Improbable Warriors: Weber caps indefatigable run with 1-0 win over Copper Hills for 6A soccer state title

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 10:35pm

Kolton Obray scored the only goal of the match midway through the second half, and Charlie Wheelwright made five saves to lead the Warriors to a 1-0 win over Copper Hills in the Class 6A state title match Thursday at Rio Tinto Stadium.

5A soccer: Brighton wins first state title in a decade

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 10:27pm

Braxton Jones' golden goal gives Brighton a 3-2 win over Olympus in the 5A soccer final.

5A baseball: Gonzalez helps spark late-rally in Cottonwood's win over Jordan

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 9:06pm

Daniel Gonzalez's 7th-inning triple sparked a late comeback as Cottonwood advanced to play for the 5A state title.

WCC's top pitcher keeps BYU baseball in check in 4-1 tournament-opening loss

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 7:41pm

Trevin Esquerra went 3-for-4 with a home run and three RBI, and Cody Paiva scattered five hits with 11 strikeouts in a complete-game effort to help Loyola Marymount stun top-seeded BYU, 4-1 in the opening game of the WCC baseball tournament.

Pleasant Grove baseball rallies with small ball to top Syracuse for 6A title game berth

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 5:32pm

Leadoff hitter Noah Taylor went 4-for-4 with two runs and two RBI, and the Vikings surged late to pull away from the Titans, 9-5 to advance to the 6A championship game Friday at UCCU Ballpark.

Rudy Gobert wants to take it to the 'next level' following All-NBA season

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 2:31pm

The Jazz center was voted on to the All-NBA Third Team. That doesn't mean he's satisfied.

Hawaii Bowl returns to Christmas Eve for 2019, with BYU under contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 2:31pm

The Hawaii Bowl will be back on Christmas Eve this year after being played on Dec. 22 last season, only the fourth time in the game's history that it had not been held on Dec. 24.

No celebrating yet: Cluff, No. 24 BYU baseball set sights on WCC Tourney title, regional berth

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 10:15am

There wasn't much celebrating emanating from the 24th-ranked BYU baseball team when they clinched their first outright conference title in 30 years. Star middle infielder Jackson Cluff and the Cougars know they haven't done anything yet.

BYU golf's second-straight NCAA regional meet starts Thursday, a day before the field

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22nd - 10:10pm

Led by NCAA regional champ Rhett Rasmussen and college golf standout Peter Kuest, the Cougars will tee off Thursday at Blessings Golf Club in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the second-straight season BYU will end the year at the NCAA national tournament.

Severe weather forces delays, relocations of high school state tournaments

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:47pm

Mother Nature continues her undefeated reign at the Utah High School Activities Association state baseball tournament.

Rudy Gobert named to the NBA's All-Defensive First Team

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22nd - 12:35pm

Rudy Gobert has now been named to the squad three straight seasons.

Patrick Kinahan: Former BYU coach says 'me attitude' hinders team success

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted May 22nd - 10:45am

Former BYU basketball coach Dave Rose has noticed that players seem to care more about personal accomplishments as opposed to the success of the team. The "me first' attitude has contributed to a record number of transfers each season in the game.

2 Utah high schools feud over game day allegations

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 7:21am

Two Utah high schools have called for disciplinary action against each other over allegations of racial slurs, threats and an attempted assault following boys' basketball games.

5A soccer semifinals: Younger Neeley leads Brighton to state final, will play Olympus

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 21st - 9:33pm

Sophomore Cameron Neeley’s goal with five minutes left broke a 2-2 draw, and the Bengals held on for a victory over Skyridge 3-2 Tuesday afternoon in a 5A state semifinal at Juan Diego.