Recent Articles by Amy Donaldson
Published: Sunday, December 28, 2014 7:52 pm MST
When Jodi Pettit was 19, she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis and was told she shouldn't have children and would likely be confined to a wheelchair within 10 years. Now, 17 years later, she's a mother of...
Published: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 12:01 pm MST
Lota Ward and his family have led and participated in many community fundraisers, including one where Lota raised $2,000 for two neighborhood children. When the 8-year-old was diagnosed with a brain tumor, his ...
Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 5:19 pm MST
Gary Andersen offered the Jordan quarterback the chance to play at Oregon State, but Kafentzis said he likes what Paul Chryst has planned for the Badgers.
Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 10:41 am MST
Local track athletes have an opportunity next week to participate in a unique winter performance clinic.
Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 10:25 am MST
West High basketball players wore T-shirts similar to those worn by NBA players during warm-ups and while on the bench until school administrators decided they couldn't wear them while representing the team. Th...
Published: Sunday, December 21, 2014 5:37 pm MST
Making the commitment to daily training is difficult, especially when it's viewed as difficult or painful. When a long-term goal isn't enough to keep one motivated, viewing training as a reward can be energizin...
Former Ute, NFL player brings holiday cheer to children in South Salt Lake's PAL program, Shriners Hospital
Published: Sunday, December 21, 2014 4:29 pm MST
Former Ute and NFL linebacker Stevenson Sylvester teamed up with some former teammates, South Salt Lake's Police Athletic League and Shriners Hospital to bring Christmas joy to some deserving young people last ...
Volleyball MVPs honored for their ability to achieve athletic excellence while nurturing the development of teammates
Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 7:49 am MST
This year's Deseret News MVPs are more likely to lead by example than give fiery speeches. But their care and concern for their teammates helped their teams achieve success this season.
Published: Monday, December 15, 2014 9:53 pm MST
5A volleyball all-state selections
Published: Monday, December 15, 2014 9:44 pm MST
4A volleyball all-state selections