Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

August 9, 2018
Sports Wrap – August 9, 2018

Salt Lake Bees

Luis Rengifo went 2-for-3 with a double, but his teammates managed just four more hits as the Bees suffered a 5-0 loss to the Omaha Storm Chasers in the final game of their seven-game road trip Tuesday. Salt Lake (61-54) went 0-for-7 with runners in scoring position and suffered its second consecutive loss, falling 4 1/2 games behind the El Paso Chihuahuas in the Pacific Southern Division standings entering play Thursday. The Bees opened a seven-game homestand against the Tacoma Rainiers on Thursday in a game that was not complete at press time.

Utah Royals FC

Katie Stengel’s goal in the 74th minute off a feed from Taylor Lytle proved to be the difference as the Royals picked up a crucial 1-0 win over the Washington Spirit on Wednesday night at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy. Nicole Barnhart picked up the shutout in goal for URFC (7-6-7), which is tied for fifth place in the National Women’s Soccer League standings with 28 points. The Royals are just one point behind Portland for the fourth and final playoff spot going into Saturday afternoon’s home game against Seattle, which is set to kick off at 1:30 p.m.

Utah Jazz

The NBA announced this week that the Jazz will be a part of three prominent games in the first half of the upcoming season. Utah will face the Golden State Warriors at Vivint Smart Home Arena in an Oct. 19 game that is set to be shown nationally on ESPN. On Dec. 15, the Jazz will travel to Mexico City for a matchup against the Orlando Magic. Utah will also be part of the NBA’s annual Christmas Day marathon, when the Jazz will play host to the Portland Trail Blazers in a game that is scheduled for an 8:30 p.m. tipoff. 

Notable HS girls soccer scores

Bear River 7, St. Joseph 1

Bonneville 2, Morgan 0

Box Elder 0,
Green Canyon 0, tie

Clearfield 3, Ben Lomond 1

Davis 1, Logan 0

Delta 4, Payson 3

Maple Mountain 8,
Salem Hills 0

Ogden 2, Mountain Crest 1

Pleasant Grove 5,
Mountain View 0

Skyline 5, Park City 2

Spanish Fork 1, Bountiful 1

Timpanogos 5, Orem 0

Highland 2, Judge Memorial 1

Stansbury 8, Taylorsville 0

Desert Hills 1, Skyridge 1, tie

Uintah 4, West 1

Summit Academy 2, Granger 1

Saturday’s games

Tooele, Stansbury and Grantsville cross country at Premier Invitational, 8 a.m.

Tooele girls soccer at Juab,
2 p.m.
Tuesday’s games

Tooele and Stansbury boys golf at Juan Diego, 8 a.m.
at River Oaks GC

Tooele girls tennis at Delta, 3:30 p.m.

Stansbury girls soccer at Roy, 3:30 p.m.

Tooele girls soccer
vs. Summit Academy, 4 p.m.

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