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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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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.
Kanab capped an impressive season with its first region title in 30 years. The Cowboys were led to a 56-51 semifinal win by senior Katie Glover, who missed last season with a knee injury.
Kanab defeated South Summit 43-39 in the 2A quarterfinals at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield.
The Enterprise Wolves upset the top-ranked Layton Christian Eagles 55-46 in the 2A quarterfinals with 81 percent free-throw shooting. The win means Enterprise will take on Manti at 9:10 p.m. Friday in the semif...
The Delta Rabbits are using last year's first-round loss in the 2A tournament as motivation in proving they can play with the best squads in the state. They used a dominating second half to upset top-ranked N. ...