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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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Graduation can drastically change a roster, especially for the state's smallest schools. But some programs have found ways to remain competitive, no matter who is on the court.
The fourth-ranked Snow Canyon Warriors upset top-ranked Morgan in a thrilling five-set victory at UVU's UCCU Center on Thursday. Snow Canyon won 25-16, 25-15, 15-25, 22-25, 15-13. It was their first title since...
The 3A semifinals will feature three teams from Region 9 and No. 1-ranked Morgan. The Trojans will play Desert Hills at 12:30 p.m., while the Dixie Flyers will take on the Snow Canyon Warriors at 10:30 a.m.
Enterprise relied on hustle to earn opening-round victories over Emery and North Summit in the 2A volleyball tournament.
The 1A, 2A and 3A volleyball tournaments take place at UVU's UCCU Center this week. Unpredictability reigns entering the tournaments.
Granger offensive line coach Taylor Pitcher was inspired by the efforts of Copper Hills head football coach John Teuscher to create a helmet decal for heart defect awareness.
Caelin Clay grew up a USC fan, and the Ute wide receiver said he was emotional after catching the game-winning TD Saturday.
Bountiful's Max Tooley gave a gritty performance in the Braves' 19-14 victory over Highland Friday night. He scored a touchdown and had a key interception that led to his team's final score — a field goal...
Former Utah football players Matt Martinez, Stevenson Sylvester and Robert Johnson began participating in the Salt Lake Burrito Project a few months ago. They all have their own experience with poverty and unde...
Halloween and costume themed races can be problematic, especially for adults. But they transform a race into a party and are almost always worth the trouble.