The third annual Salt Lake City Corporate Games is under way.

The opening ceremonies and first round of competition were held Friday night at South High School.After the swimming competition, UNISYS and US West Communications were tied for the lead in the large division (Division III - more than 501 employees) with 24 points with Deseret Medical third with 8. SYSCO led the division for 101 to 500 employees with 30 points followed by EIMCO and Fidelity Investiments with 10 each.

The games, sponsored by the Deseret News, the KSL Radio, American Express' Travel Related Services, Hardee's and directed by the Salt Lake City Parks and Recreation Department, run through Aug. 20 with competitions in various events like track and field, softball, volleyball, golf, tennis and cycling.

This year, according to director Wayne Oberg, is the biggest yet, with 49 companies competing compared to 46 last year.

Results are on scoreboard page on D4.