Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

January 13, 2022
Stansbury girls bury Tooele 51-17


Stanbury girls ran their record to 6-8 on the season with a 51-17 romp over Tooele (0-11) on Wednesday, Jan. 12 at Stansbury

The Stallions led 18-6 at halftime, but Tooele cut the lead to 18-12 early in the third quarter.

After the Tooele run, Stansbury outscored the Buffaloes 33-5 the rest of the game to come away with a 51-17 victory.

Stansbury’s Ainsley Thurber connected on six 3-pointers in the game and scored 20 points to pace the Stallions. It was the most 3-pointers for Thurber this season, after hitting five against Jordan, four against Wasatch, and four against Cottonwood.

Stansbury scoring: Thurber 20, Sarah Gatluak 9, Brooke Jensen 8, Tailor Palmer 6, Phoenix Ludwig 3, Gracee Alder 3, Kaylee Winder 2.

Three pointers: Thurber 6, Jensen 1, Ludwig 1.

Tooele scoring: Alyssa Murray 6, Lolo Helu 5, Breanna Beer 4, Mercedes McKinely 2. Three pointers: Helu 1.

Stansbury plays at Cedar Valley on Wednesday, Jan. 19 and hosts UIntah on Friday, Jan. 21. The Stallions host Payson on Wednesday, Jan. 26.

Hillcrest defeated Tooele 49-33 on Friday, Jan. 14. Tooele plays at Cottonwood on Wednesday, Jan. 19 and hosts Payson on Friday, Jan. 21.


Mark Watson

Sports Editor at Tooele Transcript Bulletin
Mark directs all editorial coverage of sports in addition to reporting on a wide range of events from high school football to international racing. He has a wealth of journalism experience, having worked for four other newspapers in the state. Mark grew up in Tooele County and graduated from Grantsville High School and Brigham Young University.

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