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However, quarterback Toa Maumau uncor... A week after being plagued by turnovers and penalties, the Taylorsville Warriors benefited from another team’s mistakes rather than suffering from their own. Taylorsville forced five turnovers and withstood a determined second-half Olympus effort to defeat the host Titans 14-0 in nonregion prep football action Friday night. After struggling to a 33-0 loss to Davis last week, the Warriors, 3-1, began their first offensive series with three straight penalties. However, quarterback Toa Maumau uncor... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58408997@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:33:13 MDT Prep girls’ soccer: Diabetes can’t slow down Darts star http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58398906-190/dunn-ireland-diabetes-game.html.csp Kaysville • As a young girl, Davis High soccer star Ireland Dunn knew something was wrong. She had to use the bathroom every 20 minutes or so. Her throat was dry and she often felt tired and hot, none of which made playing her favorite sport easy. “When she was just 10 years old, she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes,” explained Ireland’s father Rick. “Her life, as she knew it, would never be the same with doctor visits, blood sampling and countless needles on a daily basis, along with emotiona... Kaysville • As a young girl, Davis High soccer star Ireland Dunn knew something was wrong. She had to use the bathroom every 20 minutes or so. Her throat was dry and she often felt tired and hot, none of which made playing her favorite sport easy. “When she was just 10 years old, she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes,” explained Ireland’s father Rick. “Her life, as she knew it, would never be the same with doctor visits, blood sampling and countless needles on a daily basis, along with emotiona... 58398906@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:33:13 MDT Prep notes: Jordan’s Austin Kafentzis racking up state, national records http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58406572-190/percent-utah-yards-national.html.csp Jordan’s fine senior quarterback Austin Kafentzis is garnering some national recognition as he continues to rewrite the Utah record book. MaxPreps has the Wisconsin-commit on its national player of the year watch. Going into Saturday’s game at Cherry Creek, Colo., the Beetdiggers are 3-0. For the season, Kafentzis had rushed 73 times for 597 yards and nine touchdowns and he completed 31 of 67 passes for 609 yards and six scores. According to Utah football stats expert George Felt, Kafentzis has... Jordan’s fine senior quarterback Austin Kafentzis is garnering some national recognition as he continues to rewrite the Utah record book. MaxPreps has the Wisconsin-commit on its national player of the year watch. Going into Saturday’s game at Cherry Creek, Colo., the Beetdiggers are 3-0. For the season, Kafentzis had rushed 73 times for 597 yards and nine touchdowns and he completed 31 of 67 passes for 609 yards and six scores. According to Utah football stats expert George Felt, Kafentzis has... 58406572@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:33:13 MDT Prep football: Cottonwood 42, Copper Hills 14 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408988-77/colts-yards-ball-call.html.csp It was the Tanner Call show early and often in the first quarter, as the Cottonwood Colts defeated the Copper Hills Grizzlies 42-14, on Friday night. Call dazzled on both offense and defense in the opening quarter, coming away with two interceptions and an impressive 15-yard jump-ball touchdown catch, as he tore the ball away from his defender. “He’s come miles and miles. A basketball guy by trade, we’re thankful we got him out here, last year,” said Cottonwood coach Greg Croshaw. “I can’t tell ... It was the Tanner Call show early and often in the first quarter, as the Cottonwood Colts defeated the Copper Hills Grizzlies 42-14, on Friday night. Call dazzled on both offense and defense in the opening quarter, coming away with two interceptions and an impressive 15-yard jump-ball touchdown catch, as he tore the ball away from his defender. “He’s come miles and miles. A basketball guy by trade, we’re thankful we got him out here, last year,” said Cottonwood coach Greg Croshaw. “I can’t tell ... 58408988@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:55:33 MDT Prep football: Stansbury 49, Uintah 6 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408952-190/stallions-stansbury-half-uintah.html.csp Stansbury • In the first 3AA North region game of the season for both Stansbury and Uintah, the Stallions used an offensive onslaught in the second half to win 49-6 and remain unbeaten at 3-0 at home. The game was tight in the first half as Stansbury led just 14-6 at the half, but then the Stallions scored on their next five offensive possessions. Stallions senior tight end Landon Stice made the most of his chances, as he caught a game-high four passes for three touchdowns and 135 yards. Quarter... Stansbury • In the first 3AA North region game of the season for both Stansbury and Uintah, the Stallions used an offensive onslaught in the second half to win 49-6 and remain unbeaten at 3-0 at home. The game was tight in the first half as Stansbury led just 14-6 at the half, but then the Stallions scored on their next five offensive possessions. Stallions senior tight end Landon Stice made the most of his chances, as he caught a game-high four passes for three touchdowns and 135 yards. Quarter... 58408952@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:48:06 MDT Prep football: Bingham 42, Hunter 0 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408941-190/game-bingham-hunter-miners.html.csp West Valley City • The Bingham Miners had little trouble Friday night in a 42-0 victory over Hunter. But the Miners, even during their best highlights of the night, weren’t completely satisfied. At the end of a 24-yard interception return for a touchdown by Kade Cloward to make it a three-touchdown game in the second quarter, Bingham coach Dave Peck vociferously accosted one Miners player for not looking the right direction during the play. After an overtime loss in a much-hyped game in Las Vega... West Valley City • The Bingham Miners had little trouble Friday night in a 42-0 victory over Hunter. But the Miners, even during their best highlights of the night, weren’t completely satisfied. At the end of a 24-yard interception return for a touchdown by Kade Cloward to make it a three-touchdown game in the second quarter, Bingham coach Dave Peck vociferously accosted one Miners player for not looking the right direction during the play. After an overtime loss in a much-hyped game in Las Vega... 58408941@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:24:37 MDT Prep football: Hammond leads undefeated Woods Cross past East http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408621-190/cross-woods-wildcats-east.html.csp Woods Cross • Many considered the Region 6 opener between Woods Cross and East to be the fourth-ranked Wildcats’ first major test of the season. They passed. Senior quarterback Tanner Hammond threw three touchdown passes and the Woods Cross defense forced six turnovers as the Wildcats stayed unbeaten with a 45-28 victory over the Leopards. Trailing most of the way, East pulled within 31-28 on Avery Hopkins’ 48-yard touchdown run with 10:14 remaining in the game. On the first play after the score... Woods Cross • Many considered the Region 6 opener between Woods Cross and East to be the fourth-ranked Wildcats’ first major test of the season. They passed. Senior quarterback Tanner Hammond threw three touchdown passes and the Woods Cross defense forced six turnovers as the Wildcats stayed unbeaten with a 45-28 victory over the Leopards. Trailing most of the way, East pulled within 31-28 on Avery Hopkins’ 48-yard touchdown run with 10:14 remaining in the game. On the first play after the score... 58408621@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:14:31 MDT Prep football: Britain Covey leads Timpview over Salem Hills, 42-21 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408633-190/timpview-yards-covey-gustin.html.csp Salem • Timpview’s Britain Covey stood tall in the quarterback matchup against a counterpart who physically towers over him, and the Thunderbirds continued their run through whatever Region 8 and Class 4A throws its way. Covey accounted for 448 yards of total offense and five touchdowns as Timpview thumped host Salem Hills 42-21 in the region opener for both teams. It’s Timpview’s 16th consecutive victory. “It was a tough game. It really was a battle,” said the senior, who outdueled Skyhawks’... Salem • Timpview’s Britain Covey stood tall in the quarterback matchup against a counterpart who physically towers over him, and the Thunderbirds continued their run through whatever Region 8 and Class 4A throws its way. Covey accounted for 448 yards of total offense and five touchdowns as Timpview thumped host Salem Hills 42-21 in the region opener for both teams. It’s Timpview’s 16th consecutive victory. “It was a tough game. It really was a battle,” said the senior, who outdueled Skyhawks’... 58408633@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:14:31 MDT Prep football: West rolls Cyprus 42-14 in school's 1,000th game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408888-77/game-cyprus-west-victory.html.csp Magna • West had done it 999 times before on grass fields under stadium lights around Utah, 21 times for a state championship title. As the chill of an autumn breeze moved though Cyprus’ home field and the clock ticked down to zero, the 1,000th time West played a football game in 124 years was a victory. West defeated Cyprus on Friday night 42-14, the first win of the Panthers’ season coming on the shoulders of running back Landon Tapusoa and the fateful bounces of a host of Cyprus fumbles. T... Magna • West had done it 999 times before on grass fields under stadium lights around Utah, 21 times for a state championship title. As the chill of an autumn breeze moved though Cyprus’ home field and the clock ticked down to zero, the 1,000th time West played a football game in 124 years was a victory. West defeated Cyprus on Friday night 42-14, the first win of the Panthers’ season coming on the shoulders of running back Landon Tapusoa and the fateful bounces of a host of Cyprus fumbles. T... 58408888@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:14:31 MDT Prep football: Herriman 27, Lone Peak 6 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408820-190/herriman-lone-offense-peak.html.csp Herriman • Quarterback Braydon Kener kept it simple when describing his offensive line. “All the confidence in the world. They’re my family,” the Herriman senior said. The Mustangs rode their offensive line for most of the night to dump Region 4 foe Lone Peak 27-6 on Friday. “That’s the kind of offense we’ve been running, that kind of downhill offense,” said Herriman offensive lineman Andre James, who already committed to UCLA. Herriman’s offense rarely let the Knights on the field. The Mustangs... Herriman • Quarterback Braydon Kener kept it simple when describing his offensive line. “All the confidence in the world. They’re my family,” the Herriman senior said. The Mustangs rode their offensive line for most of the night to dump Region 4 foe Lone Peak 27-6 on Friday. “That’s the kind of offense we’ve been running, that kind of downhill offense,” said Herriman offensive lineman Andre James, who already committed to UCLA. Herriman’s offense rarely let the Knights on the field. The Mustangs... 58408820@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:14:21 MDT Prep football: American Fork beats Riverton, 35-18 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58394988-190/riverton-american-fork-katoa.html.csp Riverton • After opening the season with a heartbreaking one-point loss to powerful Brighton, American Fork’s football team kind of hovered in the wings. But that all changed Friday night when the Cavemen took a convincing 35-18 road victory over previously unbeaten Riverton in the Region 4 opener for both squads. Led by running back Lopini Katoa, quarterback Tanner Smith and a rugged defense, American Fork dominated the Silverwolves most of the game. “We needed to be disciplined with the way Ri... Riverton • After opening the season with a heartbreaking one-point loss to powerful Brighton, American Fork’s football team kind of hovered in the wings. But that all changed Friday night when the Cavemen took a convincing 35-18 road victory over previously unbeaten Riverton in the Region 4 opener for both squads. Led by running back Lopini Katoa, quarterback Tanner Smith and a rugged defense, American Fork dominated the Silverwolves most of the game. “We needed to be disciplined with the way Ri... 58394988@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:54:22 MDT Prep volleyball: Bingham High cements No. 1 status http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58404188-190/bingham-glasker-taylorsville-warriors.html.csp When Taylorsville volleyball coach Shane Tye was an assistant with the school last year, he and others noticed something amiss when it came time for the Class 5A state tournament. Though the Warriors had rolled through its region unbeaten in 2013, Taylorsville was quickly ushered off the grand stage. So, in an effort to beef up the team’s schedule, T-ville welcomed big boy Bingham to its gym Thursday night. Only time will tell whether the experience benefitted the Warriors, but in the meantime ... When Taylorsville volleyball coach Shane Tye was an assistant with the school last year, he and others noticed something amiss when it came time for the Class 5A state tournament. Though the Warriors had rolled through its region unbeaten in 2013, Taylorsville was quickly ushered off the grand stage. So, in an effort to beef up the team’s schedule, T-ville welcomed big boy Bingham to its gym Thursday night. Only time will tell whether the experience benefitted the Warriors, but in the meantime ... 58404188@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:46:10 MDT Prep football: Davis defeats Syracuse, 17-10 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58394987-77/davis-syracuse-win-yard.html.csp Kaysville • What do three fumble recoveries and two pass interceptions get a team? In the case of Davis, the answer is a 17-10 victory over previously unbeaten Syracuse Thursday night in a Region One opener that could go a long ways in determining who claims the title at the end of the year. Parker Christiansen threw two first-half touchdown passes and Chase Clampitt added a 35-yard third quarter field goal to give the Dart defense all it needed before a big home crowd on a beautiful fall evenin... Kaysville • What do three fumble recoveries and two pass interceptions get a team? In the case of Davis, the answer is a 17-10 victory over previously unbeaten Syracuse Thursday night in a Region One opener that could go a long ways in determining who claims the title at the end of the year. Parker Christiansen threw two first-half touchdown passes and Chase Clampitt added a 35-yard third quarter field goal to give the Dart defense all it needed before a big home crowd on a beautiful fall evenin... 58394987@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:57:39 MDT