Recent Articles by Amy Donaldson
High school boys basketball: Monticello senior hits 'shot every high school player dreams of making' to win 1A quarterfinal
Published: Thursday, March 6, 2014 11:10 pm MST
Monticello senior Dillon Maughan hit the game-winning 3-point shot and finished with 14 points to help the Buckaroos into the 1A semifinals.
Utah Paralympian Tyler Burdick's passion for snowboarding helped him find a new way to represent his country
Published: Thursday, March 6, 2014 3:47 pm MST
Tyler Burdick was one week from finishing his third deployment in the Middle East when a roadside bomb left his legs severely injured. Forced to medically retire from the military, he will represent his country...
US Paralympic snowboarder Keith Gabel relied on positive attitude, determination to overcome tragedies
Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 5:30 pm MST
Ogden native and Ben Lomond High graduate Keith Gabel will represent the U.S. in the 2014 Paralympic Games as snowboard cross makes its Paralympic debut in Sochi.
Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 12:34 am MST
The Rich Rebels are ranked No. 1 and haven't lost a game to a Utah team — or a 1A squad — this season. They are the heavy favorites heading into Wednesday's 1A state boys basketball tournament.
Slopestyle gold medalist Joss Christensen's wild ride continues as he returns to his hometown of Park City
Published: Sunday, March 2, 2014 8:45 pm MST
Park City's Joss Christensen is enjoying his role in the historic U.S. sweep of slopestyle skiing. He went from barely making the U.S. team to earning an Olympic gold medal, which he dedicated to his late fathe...
Published: Sunday, March 2, 2014 8:29 pm MST
Covering the 2014 Sochi Olympics elicited a mixture of admiration, appreciation and conflict about the value of hosting the games.
Paralympians hope their stories will inspire others to push the limits of life — even in the face of physical disabilities
Published: Saturday, March 1, 2014 10:15 pm MST
The Paralympic Games begin March 7 and will feature six athletes from Utah. The event will showcase athletes from around the world competing in five different sports, with snowboard cross making its Paralympic ...
Published: Saturday, March 1, 2014 8:46 pm MST
The Springville Red Devils cap an improbable 4A state tournament run with a 42-40 victory against Skyline Saturday afternoon at Salt Lake Community College. The unranked team won two overtime games and a one-po...
Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 3:42 pm MST
Olympic bronze medalist Chris Fogt’s time in Iraq almost meant the end of his bobsled career, but he found that the soldiers he served with wanted him to compete for them.
Published: Monday, February 24, 2014 10:23 am MST
Seventeen days of Olympic competition has put Russia in the spotlight, and officials hope it's changed hearts and minds about who is and how engaged it wants to be with the rest of the world.