JUNCTION — Piute High School’s boys’ basketball team split a pair of games last week.
First the Thunderbirds hosted Water Canyon in a 74-40 non-region win Jan. 17.
Logan Dalton led all scoring players with a 28-point effort. Beau Sylvester added 15 points, including a trey.
Jason Dalton hit two 3-pointers on his way to 14 points.
Against Valley Jan. 19, Piute was given its fourth region loss of the year — 45-38.
Logan again led all scoring players, this time with 16 points.
Piute is currently in fourth place in the league standings, with a 5-4 record. Panguitch leads the region with a 10-0 mark, followed by Valley at 8-2 and Bryce Valley at 8-3.
Next for the T-birds is a game against Bryce Valley Friday, Jan. 27, on the road.