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Amy Donaldson
Amy Donaldson covers high school sports, winter and Olympic sports, as well as outdoor and recreation. She manages the Deseret News' Reasons to Run blog, as well as writes a twice-a-month fitness column. She also writes a weekly general sports column each Monday. Donaldson was born in Utah, but graduated from Robert Service High School in Anchorage, Alaska. She graduated from Snow College and the University of Utah (Communications). She started at the Deseret News in 1991 covering night police/corrections and switched to sports in January of 2000.

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Bryce Valley finished region play tied for second place. But a loss on the first day of the Region 20 tournament meant they had to win a play-in game just to compete in the 1A tournament that started on Wednesd...
Tintic's 56-50 victory over Valley High Wednesday in the first round of the 1A state tournament is the program's second playoff victory in more than three decades.
Deedee Corradini's no-nonsense, tireless work helped women ski jumpers gain inclusion in the Olympics, but it also inspired women everywhere to be true to their own goals, their own passion. Believe it.
Top-ranked Rich has played in 10 straight 1A state tourney semifinal games, and while that consistency is an accomplishment of which coach Ashley Brown is proud, he'd like another shot at finally winning a titl...

PARK CITY — The first time Kelly Clark rode the halfpipe at Park City Mountain Resort, she couldn't imagine anything more important than winning.

Sunday morning Clark stood atop the podium for the 74th

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Manti was trailing by nine points with 2:51 left in the 2A title game against Emery. The Templars unleashed their full-court press, referred to as "the hammer," and fought their way back into the game and to a ...
The Delta Rabbits were fueled by last year's disappointing first-round playoff loss as they earned the school's first girls basketball title since 1987. The Rabbits defeated region rival Kanab 45-37 for the 2A ...
The Delta Rabbits defeated Manti 54-29 in the 2A semifinals Friday afternoon. The Rabbits will face region foe Kanab in the 2A state championship game Saturday at 5 p.m.
The Spartans defeated the Wildcats 66-55 in the 2A semifinals at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield.
Connor Bolles had 25 points, three rebounds and five steals in Manti's 67-54 victory over Enterprise Friday night in the 2A semifinals. Manti will play Emery in the 2A championships Saturday at 7 p.m.