Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

December 5, 2019
Sports Wrap – December 5, 2019

Grantsville boys basketball at Cyprus

The Grantsville boys basketball team was outscored 21-8 in the third quarter, turning a close game into a 15-point deficit on the way to a 70-59 loss to Class 6A Cyprus on Tuesday night in Magna. Davin Ekins led the Cowboys (1-2) with 23 points and Jackson Sandberg added 15. Tuhker Mulford had nine points for Grantsville. The Cowboys will take part in the 3A Preview this weekend in Richfield, facing Manti on Friday and South Sevier on Saturday at the Sevier Valley Center.

Tooele boys basketball at Wasatch Academy

Nationally ranked Wasatch Academy overwhelmed the Tooele boys basketball team 113-67 in a non-region game Tuesday night in Mount Pleasant. Canyon Christensen had a game-high 21 points for Tooele (1-1), while Justin Rogers added 14 points. Brandon Vorwaller chipped in eight points for the Buffaloes, who will play their first home game of the season Friday night against Springville.

Wendover boys basketball at Providence Hall

Jaime Montalvo’s 31-point performance, along with 22 more from Peter Alvarez, helped propel the Wendover boys basketball team to an 89-63 win over Providence Hall on Tuesday night in Herriman. Jaison Mendoza had 12 points and Saul Valle added 10 for the Wildcats (2-0), who hit 11 3-pointers – six from Montalvo. Wendover will take part in the Buffalo Classic at Valley High School in Orderville this weekend, beginning with a matchup with Tabiona on Friday afternoon. 

Dugway girls basketball at APA West Valley

The Dugway girls basketball team trailed 16-15 after the first quarter of Tuesday’s road game against APA West Valley, but managed just 13 points the rest of the way in a 51-28 loss. Paisley Smith had 14 points and McKenzie Thackeray added 10 for the Mustangs (0-2), with Jaidyn Green scoring the team’s other four points. Dugway’s next game is Dec. 14 against Freedom Prep Academy, in a tournament hosted by Pinnacle Academy in Price.

Dugway boys basketball vs. Utah School for the Deaf and Blind

The Dugway boys basketball team raced out to a 31-6 first-quarter lead and cruised to a 79-35 win over USDB in a non-region game Wednesday night at Dugway High School. Kota Bear and Seth Ryan each had 20 points for the Mustangs (1-1), who also got 13 points from Cahil Munn. Dugway’s next game is Friday in Manila against Hayden (Colo.), with additional games Saturday against Rangely (Colo.) and Green River. 

Stansbury boys basketball vs. Summit Academy

Peyton Thevenot scored 23 points and Jaden Jenkins added 14 points, seven rebounds and seven assists as the Stansbury boys basketball team defeated Summit Academy 65-53 in a non-region game Wednesday night at Stansbury High School. Kaden Taylor had eight rebounds and Dave Spaulding added seven for the Stallions (3-0), while Jenkins had five steals and Thevenot had four. Stansbury will face Timpview in its first road game of the season Friday in Provo.

Utah men’s basketball vs. BYU

The Utah men’s basketball team rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit to force overtime, then pulled away in the extra frame for a 102-95 victory over in-state rival Brigham Young on Wednesday at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City. Timmy Allen had 27 points and Rylan Jones added 25 for the Utes (6-2), with Mikael Jantunen adding 18 points and six rebounds off the bench. Riley Battin had 14 points for Utah. Yoeli Childs had 29 points for BYU (6-4) in his first game back from a nine-game suspension to start the season. Jake Toolson had 27 points and nine rebounds, Alex Barcello had 11 points and Dalton Nixon had 10 for the Cougars. Utah will play host to Central Arkansas on Saturday, while BYU will face UNLV at the Marriott Center in Provo on Saturday afternoon.

WSU men’s basketball at UVU

The Weber State men’s basketball team outscored Utah Valley 48-39 in the second half to defeat the Wolverines 72-67 on Wednesday night at the UCCU Center in Orem. Jerrick Harding erupted for 36 points to lead the Wildcats (2-5), and Tim Fuller contributed 10 points and seven rebounds. TJ Washington led UVU (4-6) with 18 points. Trey Woodbury had 14 points and Casdon Jardine had 10 for the Wolverines. Weber State will play host to Westcliff on Saturday at the Dee Events Center in Ogden, and Utah Valley will make the trip south on Interstate 15 to face Southern Utah at the America First Event Center in Cedar City on Saturday afternoon.

USU men’s basketball at
San José State

Justin Bean scored 18 points and pulled down 14 rebounds to lead the 25th-ranked Utah State men’s basketball team to a 71-59 win over San José State in its Mountain West Conference opener Wednesday in San Jose, California. Sam Merrill added 14 points for the Aggies (8-1, 1-0 MWC), with Alphonso Anderson scoring 12 and Diogo Brito adding 10. Utah State had 16 offensive rebounds and turned the ball over just seven times compared to the Spartans’ six offensive rebounds and 15 turnovers. The Aggies’ next game is Saturday at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum in Logan against Fresno State.

Notable HS boys basketball scores
Tuesday

Cyprus 70, Grantsville 59

Wasatch Academy 113, Tooele 67

Wendover 89, Providence Hall 63

Fremont 74, Ridgeline 52

Granger 58, Ben Lomond 55

Mountain Crest 48, Skyline 46

Pine View 68, Richfield 62

Roy 53, Green Canyon 45

Sky View 64, Spanish Fork 49

Uintah 65, Union 61

East 56, Summit Academy 36

Grand 75, Monticello 50

South Summit 73, RSL Academy 9
Wednesday

Stansbury 65,
Summit Academy 53

Dugway 79, USDB 35

Granger 65, Cedar Valley 61

Green Canyon 60,
Judge Memorial 54

Logan 50, Bonneville 45

Parowan 43, Snow Canyon 40

Crimson Cliffs 73, Enterprise 61

Carbon 75, North Sanpete 63

Morgan 56, Draper APA 51

Delta 67, Emery 63

Juab 64, South Sevier 52

Manti 57, Richfield 55, OT

American Heritage 72,
Maeser Prep 63

Notable HS girls basketball scores
Tuesday

Grantsville 40, Stansbury 35

APA West Valley 51, Dugway 28

Bonneville 42, Mountain Crest 38

Dixie 59, Enterprise 32

Herriman 77, Cedar Valley 25

Juan Diego 48, Ridgeline 46

Kanab 48, Canyon View 40

Logan 53, Roy 26

Ogden 66, Mountain Ridge 39

Orem 55, Bear River 44

Richfield 43, Hurricane 23

Sky View 66, Ben Lomond 24

Altamont 49, North Sanpete 29

Emery 72, Union 24

Gunnison 36, Delta 30

Judge Memorial 81, Waterford 25

Layton Christian 48, ALA 36

Manti 50, North Sevier 39

Payson 44, Juab 41, OT

South Sevier 51, Beaver 22

South Summit 46, Tabiona 39
Wednesday

Green Canyon 69, Hillcrest 51

Pinnacle 40, Grand 38

Emery 50, Beaver 40

Schedule
Friday’s games

Tooele swimming at
Canyon View Invite

Tooele wrestling at Skyhawk Showdown at Salem Hills HS

Stansbury wrestling at
Millard Iron Man Duals

Grantsville boys basketball vs. Manti, 10 a.m. at Sevier Valley Center

Tooele boys basketball vs. Springville, 7 p.m.

Tooele girls basketball at
Green Canyon, 7 p.m.

Stansbury boys basketball at Timpview, 7 p.m.

Saturday’s games

Tooele swimming at
Canyon View Invite

Tooele wrestling at Skyhawk Showdown at Salem Hills HS

Stansbury wrestling at Millard Iron Man Duals

Grantsville wrestling at Cowboy Duals, 9 a.m.

Grantsville boys basketball vs. South Sevier, 3 p.m. at Sevier Valley Center

Tuesday’s games

Grantsville wrestling at Murray

Tooele wrestling vs. Juan Diego and Cedar Valley, 6 p.m.

Tooele boys basketball at Mountain Crest, 7 p.m.

Stansbury girls basketball vs. Green Canyon, 7 p.m.

Grantsville girls basketball at Mountain Ridge, 7 p.m.

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