Salem Hills runs away from Maple Mountain

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 01/30/2011 - 22:22

*article also appeared in the Deseret News on 1/29/2011

SPANISH FORK — Salem Hills broke open a four-point game by outscoring Maple Mountain by 11 in the fourth quarter en route to a 65-50 victory Friday night.

Landon Simonsen recorded a double-double with 24 points and 11 rebounds, while Jake Skinner added a double-double with 17 points and 16 rebounds to lead the SkyHawks.

By: Cameron Spilker, MMHS Staff Writer and Deseret News Contributor

Champions of the Water

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 01/24/2011 - 22:20

On Friday, January 21, Maple Mountain High swimmers traveled to Uintah in Vernal, Utah, to compete in the Region 8 Championship meet.

Golden Eagle swimmers are Mickaela Allison, AmberLee Bates, Catherine Clark, Erin Davis, Makinsie Davis, Robbyn Hancock, Chole Harlan, TJ Kessiknger, Travis Jacobs, Johanna Jensen, Samantha Jensen, Isaac Nugent, Ben Pendleton, Alicia Pulido, Austin Seamons, Michael Silva, Ethan Snyder, and Taylor Winkel.

Some of the swimmers commented on what they liked most about being on the swim team.

by Jamie Gashler and Micala Pearson, MMHS Staff Writers

MMHS Prep of the Week—Alexus Poulsen

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 01/24/2011 - 22:17

This week’s Maple Mountain High School Prep of the Week is Alexus Poulsen.  Poulsen is on the Golden Eagles Drill Team, the Elleves.  Poulsen has placed at every competition she has competed in this year.  She placed 4th at the Jordan Beet Classic, 1st at the Utah Valley Classic, and 1st at the Murray Classic--all being Drill–Down Competitions.

by Nick H. Taylor and Karina Segura, MMHS Staff Writers