And the games begin Friday. Box Elder, Bountiful, Roy, Viewmont and Woods Cross will all battle for eight games to make the playoffs and win the Region 5 boys basketball crown.
Josie Williams scored her first basket five seconds after the opening tip. Then the Box Elder defense did all it could to make sure the Utah Valley-bound center stayed off the glass as much as possible.
“They realize it’s not a sporting event that’s most important,” Bear River athletic director Van Park said.
BRIGHAM CITY — The demands on Kris Harding’s time were overwhelming three years ago. She was a teacher and the head volleyball coach at Box Elder High and she had just given birth to her third child. Decisions had to be made. She and her husband moved their family from Ogden to Brigham...
Weber took a big lead and no one could do anything to stop the Warriors on Friday night. Not even Emily Isaacson, who scored Box Elder’s first 16 points and kept the Bees within reach early. But when Isaacson cooled off, Weber’s Megan Smoot and Taylor Morris didn’t....
Box Elder battles Bountiful in the Utah 5-A state girls volleyball championship on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at the UCCU Center in Orem. Box Elder went on to defeat Bountiful, winning 3 of 5 sets.
Bountiful, Box Elder and Woods Cross all advanced to the semifinals of the 5A state volleyball tournament at Utah Valley University after each team picked up a pair of wins Friday.