Ten Trojans scored as Region 13 co-champion Morgan defeated four-seed Delta (10-11) 52-39 on Friday morning in a 3A girls first-round game held at Wasatch High School.
The Morgan Trojans enter the boys 3A tournament with the best overall record. Meanwhile, previewing the 3A girls and 2A tournaments, the 2A schools get to head (way) south for their first-round games.
Morgan’s Chase Trussell capped off an undefeated season with his third straight wrestling state championship
SALT LAKE CITY — Morgan left it late, but did enough at the end to eke out a road win. Trailing 40-39 with 0.5 seconds left, Marcie Stapley knocked down two free throws as Morgan (12-10, 7-1 Region 13) clinched a share of the Region 13 championship with a dramatic 41-40 win Thursday at Judge...
Box Elder senior Brock Hardy will attempt to win his fourth state title, while Layton and Viewmont target team championships.
The Morgan High girls basketball team was preparing for the 2017-18 season, starting a season in which it had to replace the two leading scorers from last season and find a way to mitigate some injuries. Then a call came and suddenly, basketball wasn’t the focus anymore for the Trojans....
Morgan led Layton Christian 39-33 at the half and outscored the Eagles during a comeback bid in a 27-26 fourth quarter, holding on for a 79-74 home win in a small-school battle Friday.
Marcie Stapley doesn’t have the ideal height for a middle, and she knows it. Still, Stapley powered a strong Morgan attack that won a third-straight state championship, and for that, she’s the 2017 Standard-Examiner All-Area Volleyball MVP.