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Girls basketball: Woods Cross erases double-digit deficit to beat Roy

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The Wildcats enter the playoffs having knocked off the Region 5 co-champions in consecutive games.

Gallery: PHOTOS: Roy girls beat Viewmont in thriller

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Roy High girls basketball defeated Viewmont 52-50 to clinch at least a share of the Region 5 title on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Roy High School.


Optimism pays off for Roy’s ‘fresh five’ as Royals clinch share of region title

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Every great group of athletes needs a cool nickname, and the starting five for the Roy High girls basketball team certainly has one.

Gallery: PHOTOS: Day 2 - Utah 6A/5A state wresting championships

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Wrestlers duke it out during day two, the final day of the UHSAA 5A/6A State Wrestling Championship Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at the UCCU Center in Orem.


Prep Hoops Roundup: Woods Cross girls upset Viewmont in Region 5

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Woods Cross outscored Viewmont 15-5 in the second quarter and held on for a 54-47 road win Wednesday to spoil the Vikings’ unblemished region record.


Girls Basketball: Staples, Viewmont too much for Roy in key Region 5 battle

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The Roy High girls basketball team proved its resiliency against Viewmont on Wednesday night by putting together an 11-4 run after falling behind 10-2. Then Mercedes Staples proved why she just may be the best player in the state of Utah.

Gallery: PHOTOS: Viewmont girls defeat Roy 56-41

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Viewmont Girls win over Roy with a final score of 56-41 in the girls prep basketball game on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in Bountiful.


Region 5 boys basketball tips off with no clear favorite

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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.


Williams scores 29, Roy girls rally in 2nd half to top Box Elder in Region 5

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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.

Gallery: PHOTOS: Roy girls basketball fends off Box Elder

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Roy battles Box Elder on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Roy High School.

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