A simple gesture by Bountiful's softball team meant everything to its shortstop

Dashani Purcell Bountiful softball

A recent Bountiful softball game had special meaning for shortstop Dashani Purcell, thanks to her...

Softball , High School

Prep softball: Ogden outlasts rival Ben Lomond in high-scoring affair

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After rain delays took softball away for a few days, the Ogden Tigers didn’t skip a beat in cracking down against crosstown rival Ben Lomond in a win Wednesday.

Utah Jazz

NBA Playoffs: Mitchell, Favors lift Utah Jazz past OKC Thunder to even series

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Rookie Donovan Mitchell scored 13 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter to help the Utah Jazz defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night and tie their Western Conference playoff series at one win game apiece.

High School

Prep Roundup: Davis baseball keeps churning with win over Clearfield

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KAYSVILLE — It was simple, yet very poignant. “That was awesome, great team win right there. We’re just hitting the crap out of the ball right now,” Davis baseball catcher Garrett Larsen said. Gone — somewhat — are the memories of last year's 24-0 regular season...

Local , Track and Field

Here are results for Northern Utah Boston Marathon runners

Blaine Campbell to run in Boston Marathon for his first time

Northern Utah had some noteworthy showings Monday at the Boston Marathon, which drew 26,948 participants from around the world.


BYU basketball junior guard Elijah Bryant to turn pro, hire an agent

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In a YouTube video entitled “My Journey to Professional Basketball!” BYU junior basketball guard Elijah Bryant announced Wednesday he is leaving the team to turn pro.

Weber State

Weber State football inks series with Northern Iowa, finalizes 2019 schedule

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For the first time since 2006, Weber State will host six home games against Division-I teams in a tough 2019 football schedule after signing a series with Northern Iowa.

Softball , High School

Benincosa's late hit proves difference for Clearfield in battle against Weber

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Clearfield kept within reach of the Region 1 leaders, but not before Weber nearly won its first region game of the year

High School

Prep Roundup: Weber soccer tops Syracuse in extra time

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WEBER 2, SYRACUSE 1 (OT) PLEASANT VIEW — Eric Morris scored twice, including the game-winner in extra time, and Weber boys soccer took down Syracuse in a Region 1 rumble Tuesday. Morris opened the scoring in the sixth minute on an assist from Brayden Linke. Austin Allen assisted on the golden...

Baseball , High School

Prep baseball: Roy rallies to walk-off Viewmont on Ethan Oliver liner

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Roy’s freshman second baseman, Ethan Oliver, calmly strolled down the third baseline to strategize with coach Chris Peterson and simply said, “Coach, don’t worry, I got this.”

Health & Fitness , Weber State

Weber State to host University National Weightlifting Championships

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Weber State University will host more than 350 competitors in its world-class athletics’ facilities during the 2018 University National Weightlifting Championships, April 19-22 in the Stromberg Complex’s Wildcat Arena.

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