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Improbable comeback lifts Bees over Fremont

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Box Elder 60, Fremont 54

BRIGHAM CITY — Box Elder improved its winning streak to five straight with an incredible 60-54 come-from-behind victory over Fremont Wednesday.

The Bees trailed 48-37 heading into the fourth quarter, but an improbable 23-6 run during the decisive quarter propelled Box Elder to the win.

Rich White led the Bees with 20 points with Jared Jensen leading Fremont with 25.

The win improved Box Elder to 6-4 in Region 4, while Fremont dropped to 7-3.

In other boys' games:

REGION 3

MOUNTAIN VIEW 57, BRIGHTON 46: Mountain View coach Rob Cuff earned career win No. 121 to tie current Bruins athletic director Joel Gardner for all-time wins. Steve Jackson led the Bruins with 17 points.

TIMPANOGOS 63, JORDAN 56: Allen Bartholomew poured in a game-high 30 points in leading the T-Wolves to the big victory over the Beetdiggers. Weston Bell led Jordan with 20 points.

REGION 4

WEBER 80, ROY 73: Ty Sparrow poured in 33 points in leading the Warriors past the Royals in double-overtime. Roy remains winless in region play, while Weber improves to 3-7.

LOGAN 61, MOUNTAIN CREST 43: Chad Fairbanks scored 10 of his 13 points in the fourth quarter as the Grizzlies pulled away from the Mustangs. Matt Peterson led Logan with 15 points while Bill Van Dyke led Mountain Crest with 13.

SKY VIEW 77, BONNEVILLE 43: Tyler Billings led a balanced Bobcat scoring attack with 21 points as Sky View remained the only undefeated team remaining in 4A.

REGION 6

LONE PEAK 60, SPANISH FORK 57: The Knights went on the road and earned a slim victory over the Dons.

REGION 7

BEN LOMOND 61, TOOELE 48: Casey Doolan netted 19 points and Trevor Dimick added 18 as the Scots cruised past the Buffaloes.

BEAR RIVER 76, OGDEN 65: Jeff Palmer's30 points and Cortney Christensen's 14 helped lead the Bears past the Tigers. Ogden's Trent Dykster scored 25 points in the loss.

MORGAN 74, GRANITE 68: Skyler Benson led the Trojans with 22 points while Justin Weeks chipped in 18 as Morgan squeaked out the road victory at Granite. Herman Johnson led the Farmers with 27 points.

REGION 8

DELTA 72, NORTH SANPETE 50: Dave Smith scored 17 points to lead the Rabbits over the Braves.

RICHFIELD 59, CARBON 55: Mike DeMille's 20 points led the Wildcats to an important, and narrow, region victory over the Dinos. Carson Polastro led Carbon with 29 points.

REGION 9

HURRICANE 45, CANYON VIEW 38: Justin Thornton scored 14 points as the Tigers topped the Falcons. Mike Platt led Canyon View with 12 points.

PINE VIEW 54, CEDAR CITY 50: Chris Clayton scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Panthers defeated the Redmen. Alex Henkel led Cedar City with 21 points.

DIXIE 62, SNOW CANYON 57: Kenny Robinson scored 17 points as the Flyers nipped the Warriors. Brady Mosher led Snow Canyon with 17 points.

REGION 10

JUDGE 64, WASATCH 57: In a nip-and-tuck game, Nick Morales netted 22 points to lead the Bulldogs past the Wasps, who were led by Josh Cottle and his 27 points.

PARK CITY 68, LEHI 51: Brennan Jones scored 19 points as the Miners routed the Pioneers.

2A NORTH

SOUTH SUMMIT 54, JUAN DIEGO 49: Chris Menghi's 3-pointer in overtime proved to be the game-winner for the Wildcats, who hung on to beat Juan Diego. Cameron Page and Brady Mitchell led South Summit with 12 and 11 points respectively.

GRANTSVILLE 30, ROWLAND HALL 28: Andrew Goss scored 13 points as the Cowboys won the defensive battle.

2A SOUTH

ENTERPRISE 49, BEAVER 47: Colin Jones made two free throws with three seconds left in overtime to lift the Wolves over the Beavers. Riley Phelps led Enterprise with 17 points while Bret Albrecht led Beaver with 18.

KANAB 65, MILLARD 60: Josh Blasdell scored 24 points as the Cowboys made a fourth-quarter comeback to defeat the Eagles. Lance Brown added 17 for Kanab while Matt Holt led Millard with 20.

2A CENTRAL

JUAB 59, SOUTH SEVIER 54: Devin Jones made three 3-pointers and scored 23 points as the Wasps stung the Rams. Justin Hooper added 18 for Juab while Reggie Parsons led South Sevier with 15 points.

NORTH SEVIER 62, GUNNISON 52: Seth Hallows and Talan Zimmer combined for 25 points in leading a balanced Wolves scoring attack against the Bulldogs.

REGION 14

WENDOVER 80, TINTIC 52: Shaps Tripp and Dane Sweat accounted for 58 of Wendover's points in the shellacking of Tintic.

WEST DESERT 68, DUGWAY 62: Kaleb Murphy recorded 24 points and Andrew Halder added 22 more as West Desert picked up the win.

REGION 15

VALLEY 51, MILFORD 48: Marvin and Owen Hoyt combined for 30 points as the Buffaloes edged the Tigers. Josh Hardy led Milford with 15 points.

PANGUITCH 53, WAYNE 40: Seniors Mark Tebbs, Bracken Englestead and Clint Pollock all scored in double figures as the Bobcats picked up a victory in their last home game of the season.

BRYCE VALLEY 64, PIUTE 61: Cole Twitchell's 21 points propelled the Mustangs past the T-Birds. Kyle Willis led Piute with 17 points on five 3-pointers.

REGION 17

WATERFORD 53, SL LUTHERAN 27: Eleven different players scored for the Ravens who ripped the Lynx. Salt Lake Lutheran's Mark Diaz led all scorers with 21 points.

ST. JOSEPH 56, INT. CHRISTIAN 39: Andrew Alvarez made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points to lead the Jayhawks over the Lions. Nick Druce led ICS with 10 points.

LAYTON CHRISTIAN 67, MT. VERNON 33: Josh Percifield poured in 27 points for the Eagles who soared past the Patriots.

NONREGION

GREEN RIVER 68, DUCHESNE 62: Kalen Parsons recorded 23 points on four 3-pointers, and Brian Johnson added 26 as the Pirates held off a late rally by Duchesne. Cris Hoopes led the Eagles with 23 points.

GIRLS' GAME

REGION 10

PARK CITY 34, LEHI 33: Brittany Esty scored 11 points as the Miners edged the Pioneers.