Recent Articles by Amy Donaldson
Published: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:11 pm MDT
Savannah Lynch worked hard during practices, and it paid off when coaches called her number to help them stop the powerful Davis offense.
Published: Monday, September 29, 2014 7:40 pm MDT
To'a Maumau has led the Taylorsville Warriors to a 5-1 start this season. He moved to Utah from Texas late last summer and had to learn the spread offense after running the option most of his life. His work eth...
Published: Sunday, September 28, 2014 12:07 pm MDT
As the Salt Lake chapter of Team Red, White and Blue carries a flag flown in Iraq across Utah, they're joined by a Vietnam veteran from Colorado in a reminder of why it's important to support those who serve an...
Published: Friday, September 26, 2014 7:14 pm MDT
Stan Taylor didn't have organizations like Team Red, White and Blue when he returned from serving in Vietnam, but his son Mark has loved helping the Salt Lake chapter grow. Both will participate in this weekend...
Published: Thursday, September 25, 2014 6:35 pm MDT
A joint project between the NFL, Visa and the Jump$tart Coalition will provide every junior high and high school in Utah with the Financial Football curriculum and computer game. Webster was in town to introduc...
Taking a stand: A drastic decision by Union High football coaches is still having an impact a year later
Published: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:47 pm MDT
A year after Union High football coaches took the drastic action of cutting the entire team and making them earn their jerseys back through service and character classes, the school and community still feel the...
Band of brothers: Murray football players rally around teammate's younger brother struggling with cancer
Published: Monday, September 22, 2014 7:45 pm MDT
The Ross family expected the support of extended family as their youngest child, 6-year-old Carson, battled a malignant brain tumor. What they didn't expect was the embrace and support the Murray football team ...
Amy Donaldson: Liz Stephen and other female athletes hope Fast and Female enriches the lives of participants
Published: Sunday, September 21, 2014 7:33 pm MDT
The goal of Fast and Female is to convince girls that sports can and will enrich their lives. Girls between the ages of 9 and 19 are six times more likely to drop out of sports during that time than their male ...
Published: Sunday, September 21, 2014 5:46 pm MDT
Weber alum Brett Hales won the men's XTERRA National Trail Championship, while two-time Olympic cross-country skier Liz Stephen won the women's race.
Published: Saturday, September 20, 2014 10:38 pm MDT
Ben Cahoon, who played at Ricks College and BYU, was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame Saturday, an honor bestowed on him after a 12-year career with the Montreal Alouettes.