Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

March 21, 2017
Sports Wrap – March 21, 2017

Tooele soccer vs. Union

Tooele got goals from Balthazar Lozano and Hunter Meyer to snap a 22-match losing streak dating back nearly two seasons. Jaren Wilson picked up the shutout in goal for the Buffaloes (1-5-1, 1-1 Region 10), whose last win came April 10, 2015, against Grantsville. The Buffaloes, who played a scoreless draw against Carbon on Monday, faced Richfield on Tuesday in a non-region match that was not complete at press time.

Stansbury soccer at Park City

The Stansbury boys soccer team gave up three second-half goals, squandering a 1-0 halftime lead in a 3-2 loss at Park City on Friday. The Stallions (2-2-2, 1-1 Region 10) will play host to Grantsville on March 28.

Grantsville soccer vs. Juab

The Grantsville boys soccer team lost 2-0 to Juab in a non-region game Friday at home. The game was rescheduled from March 6 because of inclement weather. The Cowboys are off until a March 28 game at Stansbury.

Track and field Carbon High Farm Bureau Invitational

The Stansbury boys track and field team took home the title at the Farm Bureau Invitational on Saturday in Price, while the Stallions’ girls team finished third. Tooele’s boys were fifth and the girls were 15th. Stansbury’s boys team put on a dominant performance with 197.5 points, more than the next three teams — Emery, Grand County and Juab — combined. Stansbury’s Silas Young won the 100, 200 and 400-meter dashes, recording state-qualifying times in the 100 and 200. Josh Jenkins qualified for state in the high jump and long jump, and Jake Spaulding qualified in the long jump. Jacob Medsker won the 110-meter hurdles and the 300-meter hurdles, and Josh Wintch won the 1,600-meter run. The boys’ 4×100-meter relay team finished first and also qualified for state, while the 4×400 team won its race but missed the qualifying standard. For the Stansbury girls, Sami Oblad won the 200 and finished second in the 100 and 400, qualifying for state in all three events. The Stallions’ girls 4×100-meter relay team also won its race and qualified for state.

Tooele boys tennis vs. Union

Tooele swept all three doubles matches, helping the Buffaloes overcome being swept in singles to beat Union 39-35 in total games won in their Region 10 match. Terran Dunn and Jayden Petersen beat Union’s Spencer Embleton and Gabe Snow 6-1, 6-4 at No. 1 doubles. Forrest Nichols and Justin Kenison beat Trevor and Chase Birchell 6-3, 6-3 at No. 2 doubles, and Brandon Wong and Carl Raddats shut out DJ McKenna and Nick Squire 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 doubles. Matt Vigil lost 6-4, 6-0 to Union’s Luke Price at No. 1 singles. Carter Filion lost 6-3, 6-2 to Brian Spencer at No. 2 singles, and Garrett Bresee lost 6-4, 6-2 to Evan Percival at No. 3 singles. The Buffaloes play host to Cyprus in a non-region match next Tuesday.

Stansbury tennis at Park City

The Stansbury boys tennis team fell 5-1 to Park City in a Region 10 match Thursday, with the Stallions winning in straight sets at No. 2 doubles and forcing a decisive third set at No. 1 doubles. The Stallions, who also competed at a tournament in St. George over the weekend, will play host to Grantsville next Tuesday.

Stansbury softball at Sunroc Invitational

The Stansbury softball team went 3-2 over the weekend at the Sunroc Invitational, beating Manti 14-7, Canyon View 3-1 and Salem Hills 9-3. The Stallions lost 13-7 to defending Class 3A champion Bear River and 8-6 to Spanish Fork. Kambree Christiansen went 9-for-18 with two home runs, a double and 11 RBIs in the five games, while Bailey Christensen allowed one run on six hits with six strikeouts and one walk in a complete-game effort against Canyon View and Makayla Witkowski gave up two earned runs and seven hits while striking out 11 and walking none against Salem Hills. The Stallions travel to Provo on Wednesday for a non-region game.

Tooele softball

The Tooele softball team won four out of five games at the Sunroc Invitational. The Buffaloes beat Uintah 17-9, Pleasant Grove 14-5, Olympus 19-2 and Manti 4-2, and lost 12-7 to Spanish Fork. The Buffs also beat Taylorsville 6-5 in a non-region home game on Monday, improving their overall record to 5-2. Tooele plays host to Bountiful in a non-region game March 29 before opening Region 10 play April 4 at Union.

Grantsville softball vs. Hunter

Hannah Butler went 3-for-3 with three RBIs and a home run and Brayle Crosman went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBIs as the Grantsville softball team rolled to a 17-2 win over Hunter in four innings on Friday. Kylee Leach also had two doubles and drove in two runs, and Maizie Clark and Addison Smith had two RBIs as well. Smith pitched four innings and allowed two unearned runs on four hits with a strikeout and a walk. The Cowboys (9-1) travel to Spanish Fork for a non-region game Wednesday.

Boys basketball all-star game

Grantsville’s Trevor Colson led the Class 3A North All-Stars with 16 points, but his team dropped a narrow 86-83 contest to its southern counterparts Friday night at Olympus High School. Pine View’s Trey Ferrer and Richfield’s Stetson Southwick led all scorers with 18 points each for the South.

New Tooele High cheer advisor

Tooele High School is proud to introduce Allison Evans as its new head cheer advisor. There will be a Meet the Coach Night on Thursday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the THS commons. Please come out and meet the new THS cheer advisor.

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