Utah High School Basketball - Maeser Prep Academy tipped by American Leadership AcademyJanuary 26, 2018: Spanish Fork, UT 84660
In Friday's league match, the host American Leadership Academy Eagles basketball team scored a tight 64-58 triumph over the Maeser Prep Academy Lions.
In their next game, the Eagles meet the Providence Hall Patriots (Herriman, UT) in a 3A Region 14 match, on Wednesday, January 31. American Leadership Academy will attempt to better on its 9-11 season record. The Patriots enter the match with a 10-8 record after their 67-46 league win over Carbon (Price, UT).
With the defeat, Maeser Prep Academy moves to 6-10 on the year. The Lions travel to Carbon (Price, UT) to meet the Dinos in a 3A Region 14 match on Wednesday, January 31. The Dinos enter the match with a record of 4-15. Carbon lost 67-46 in their recent league match against Providence Hall (Herriman, UT)
Jackson Shockley and Brett Staheli got ALA started as they jumped out to an 11-6 lead.
Hayden Shockley and Dom Vogt dropped in a couple of 3-pointers that, together with 5 steals, helped ALA to a 16-point halftime lead.
ALA held their own in the 3rd quarter.
F our players scored in double figures. Eight players scored. ALA held on for the nail-biting win.
Trae Stevens, Dom Vogt, Chris Krueger, Stetler Tanner, and Jackson Shockley hit crucial free throws to seal the win.