James Edward
James Edward is a sports writer at the Deseret News, serving as the prep editor and Real Salt Lake beat writer. A graduate of the University of Utah in 1998, he has been a full-time sports writer of the Deseret News since 1999. James was raised in Salt Lake City and attended Olympus High School, graduating in 1994. He's had a passion for all sports since he was a toddler. James and his wife, Megan, have two children and live in Sandy, Utah.

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Dixie, Summit Academy, Union, Clearfield and North Summit all came up with critical two-point conversion stops late to prevail in Week 2.
A week after seeing its six-game unbeaten streak snapped, Real Salt Lake travels to San Jose needing maximum points to keep pace with the streaking teams atop the Western Conference.
Tied with Herriman 7-7 at the half, Bingham scored 24 unanswered points in the second half by forcing three Herriman turnovers.
Results of the Region 7 golf meet at Mountain Dell Golf Course on Wednesday.
The Argentine striker practices with his new team on Monday and Tuesday, and coach Jeff Cassar says he'll likely travel to San Jose this weekend.
Cottonwood finished with the best record at the eight-team Hunter volleyball tournament over the weekend to capture the tourney title.
North Sevier snapped a 25-game losing streak with Friday's victory, while Carbon snapped a 17-game skid.
Between athletes chasing the record books, coaching changes and nationally ranked programs, there are plenty of storylines to watch in the 2014 high school football season.
Real Salt Lake and FC Dallas have both won three straight and head into Friday's showdown on a six-game and a nine-game unbeaten streak respectively.
For the second-straight year, KJZZ will be broadcasting the high school football season opener on Thursday night.