It’s been widespread through the four-plus many years of Deseret Information All-Sports activities Awards to have repeat champions.
Actually, within the 43 years the Deseret Information has been calculating the award, there’s been at the least one repeat winner yearly, and two repeat winners 33 occasions.
Throughout the 2020-2021 faculty yr, most of the identical dominant faculties separated themselves as the highest general athletic faculties but once more, however there was additionally a recent face claiming a title this yr, whereas one other ended an extended drought.
Whereas Lone Peak, Desert Hills, Morgan and Panguitch received their respective All-Sports activities titles once more after successful within the beforehand accomplished season of 2018-2019, Olympus received for the primary time at school historical past in 5A, whereas Beaver ended a 25-year title drought in 2A.
The Deseret Information All-Sports activities award denotes the highest general athletic applications in every of the six classifications. Faculties earn All-Sports activities factors for putting within the prime eight at state. Ten factors are awarded for first, eight for second, six for third, 5 for fourth, 4 for fifth, three for sixth, two for seventh and one for eighth. Factors are divided when groups tie.
Faculties earn factors in soccer, cross-country, golf, basketball, wrestling, swimming, baseball, observe, soccer, tennis, volleyball, softball and lacrosse. This previous faculty yr was the primary that girls and boys lacrosse and women wrestling have been sanctioned UHSAA crew sports activities and are factored into the rankings. Solely Division A lacrosse was calculated within the rankings.
Each faculty however one in all the state obtained at the least one All-Sports activities level.
Brighton holds the file for 11 consecutive awards from 1980-1991, however Desert Hills’ streak now sits at 10 straight after a dramatic win over Ridgeline.
The file for many All-Sports activities factors in a season belongs to Lone Peak, which achieved that feat through the 2018-2019 faculty yr because it received 9 6A state titles.
Right here’s a take a look at every classification.
Nook Canyon’s soar from 5A to 6A actually narrowed the hole about who the very best general athletic faculty in 6A is, however it didn’t dethrone the champs.
Lone Peak received six state titles to rack up 99 All-Sports activities factors, sufficient to edge Nook Canyon’s 91.7 factors to say a fifth-straight All-Sports activities title.
Lone Peak received state titles in boys golf, boys tennis, volleyball, women cross nation, women swimming and women observe. It additionally had runner-up finishes in soccer and women tennis. It nonetheless received the title regardless of not incomes any factors within the new sanctioned sports activities, lacrosse and women wrestling.
Lone Peak’s greatest dominance was felt on the women aspect, the place 62 of its 99 factors got here from.
American Fork completed third with 83.5 factors, adopted by Davis, Skyridge and Nice Grove rounding out the highest six. Davis was the one crew outdoors of Area 4 to crack the highest six.
Nook Canyon was essentially the most dominant 6A boys faculty, successful titles in soccer, boys observe and boys lacrosse, whereas ending within the prime 4 in 5 different sports activities.
The one different faculties that received multi state titles have been Davis (boys basketball, women soccer, women golf), American Fork (boys swimming, baseball) and Skyridge (boys cross-country, women tennis),
Ten completely different 6A faculties received state titles.
Buoyed by dominant swimming applications and its first women soccer state title in 21⁄2 many years, Olympus claimed its first Deseret Information All-Sports activities title at school historical past.
State titles in these three sports activities helped Olympus rack up 74.5 crew factors, greater than sufficient to distance itself from the 64 factors from 5A runner-up Park Metropolis.
Timpview completed third with 61 factors, with Skyline, Farmington and Orem rounding out the highest six.
Nook Canyon had received the earlier two 5A All-Sports activities titles, however it’s now a 6A faculty which opened the door for a brand new champions.
Together with its swimming state titles and women soccer title, Olympus additionally had semifinal appearances in girls and boys basketball and girls and boys lacrosse.
Park Metropolis completed second with only one state championship (women lacrosse), however had 4 runner-up finishes in boys golf, boys observe, boys lacrosse and women swimming.
The opposite multi-sport crew champs have been Timpview (volleyball, women tennis, women golf), Skyline (boys golf, boys tennis), Orem (soccer, boys observe), Springville (women cross-country, women basketball) and Spanish Fork (baseball and softball).
13 completely different 5A faculties received state titles.
Within the tightest factors race for All-Sports activities awards, solely a half a degree separated Desert Hills and Ridgeline for the highest spot, however that further half level was adequate for the Thunder to say bragging rights of 4A with a tenth straight All-Sports activities award.
Desert Hills completed with 93 factors, with Ridgeline proper behind with 92.5 factors.
Snow Canyon completed third with 79.5 factors, adopted by Pine View, Sky View and Crimson Cliffs within the prime six.
Desert Hills solely received state titles in two sports activities this yr (boys cross-country, boys observe), which was down notably from the 5 titles it received through the 2018-2019 faculty yr.
Nonetheless, It racked up runner-up finishes in boys golf, boys basketball, women cross-country, women tennis and women observe, which collectively have been simply sufficient to edge Ridgeline.
Ridgeline was aggressive in most sports activities all through the season, successful state titles in girls and boys soccer after which ending within the prime 5 in 9 different sports activities.
Multi-state champs have been Snow Canyon (boys swimming, baseball, observe), Pine View (women cross-country, women golf), Sky View (soccer, volleyball, women basketball, women swimming) and Crimson Cliffs (boys golf, boys tennis, women tennis).
Ten completely different faculties received state titles.
Probably the most dominant crew of their respective classification this yr was indisputably Morgan.
With 5 state titles and 6 runner-up finishes, Morgan racked up a whopping 115.5 factors to complete properly forward of runner-up and 3A rival Juab
The Wasps completed second with 72 factors, with Richfield, Choose Memorial, Carbon and Grantsville rounding out prime six.
Morgan’s state titles got here in boys golf, boys observe, women cross-country, women soccer and women observe. Morgan additionally had a formidable six different runner-up finishes in soccer, wrestling, boys soccer, volleyball, women observe and women golf.
Juab’s three titles got here in soccer, basketball and wrestling — a really uncommon triple to win every of these state titles.
Choose (boys swimming and boys soccer) and Grantsville (baseball, softball) have been the one different 3A applications to win a number of state championships.
Beaver’s boys groups received 4 state titles, whereas the women groups had a pair of runner-up finishes which have been instrumental in serving to the college win its first All-Sports activities title in 25 years.
Beaver completed with 82 factors to drag away from runner-up Millard’s 71 factors.
The distinction got here within the spring sports activities, as Beaver tallied 31.5 factors within the ultimate month of the season, led by the baseball state title. Millard completed with 15 factors within the spring.
Beaver’s state titles got here in soccer, boys golf, wrestling and baseball because it received the All-Sports activities award for the primary time since going back-to-back in 1994 and 1995.
Millard’s lone state championships got here through the cross-country girls and boys sweep within the fall.
Different faculties with a number of state titles have been North Summit (volleyball, women basketball, women observe) and Rowland Corridor (women tennis, women golf).
Panguitch received 5 of the 11 state titles handed out in 1A this faculty yr, which have been greater than sufficient to assist the Bobcats declare a seventh straight All-Sports activities title.
Backed again state titles in boys basketball, wrestling, boys observe, women cross-country and women observe, Panguitch totaled 69 All-Sports activities factors, comfortably forward of the 51 factors from runner-up Milford.
Milford didn’t win a person title in any sport however completed prime 4 in eight of the 11 factors.
Piute completed third with 50.5 factors, adopted by Valley, Wealthy and Bryce Valley.
Piute was on the one different 1A faculty to win a number of titles because it received in baseball women basketball.