Jun 13, 2019 6:00 am MDTA reluctant superstar: Brighton High's Alex Fankhauser is the Deseret News' 2019 Mr. Soccer Fankhauser excelled with the Bengals this season, leading the team to its first state title in 10 years. He scored 14 goals and assisted on 16 others, numbers that belie his actual impact at Brighton.
Jun 12, 2019 10:47 am MDTThe Basketball Tournament: Ranking the field and predicting who will win the 2019 edition With four consecutive TBT titles under the belts, Overseas Elite stands as the favorite in the 64-team tournament, although the top seeded out of Salt Lake City, Eberlein Drive, has as good a chance as any team of ending the Overseas Elite's reign.
Jun 12, 2019 8:38 am MDTMorning Links: Utah State's Jordan Love and Utah's Tyler Huntley ranked among the top quarterbacks in the country, BYU's Zach Wilson in the top 50 Athlon Sports released its latest rankings of all 130 FBS quarterbacks, and both Jordan Love and Tyler Huntley found their way into the Top 25, at No. 12 and 16, respectively. Zach Wilson, meanwhile, came in at No. 46.
Jun 2, 2019 4:23 pm MDTUtah softball hopes to improve upon up-and-down season, amid changing recruiting landscape "There were times where I felt we were taking steps forward and there were times where I felt like we took steps back, or were just treading water," Utah softball head coach Amy Hogue said. "It was all of them. It was that kind of a year."
May 31, 2019 6:58 pm MDTRed Rocks optimistic despite 'rebuild' to come The Red Rocks have been remade, thanks to a host of changes this spring, both on the roster and the coaching staff. A rebuilding year is expected, though optimism remains thanks to one of the best incoming recruiting classes in the nation.
May 30, 2019 8:18 am MDTMorning Links: Jim McMahon-led BYU, circa 1980, would've broken college football Twitter; Utah football has the softest schedule in Pac-12 The Cougars' 1980 Holiday Bowl win was one of the most thrilling in history. Also, Utah's schedule sets the team up for Rose Bowl run, but not a CFP berth, and a bunch of other news about Utah, Utah State, BYU and the Jazz.
May 28, 2019 8:11 am MDTMorning Links: Utah State's Jordan Love a top-15 college football quarterback; Former Orem Tiger Puka Nacua 'completely different' Love is considered one of the best college football signal-callers in the nation heading into the 2019-20 season. Also, Nacua primed for a breakout freshman season with Washington, Tony Finau shines at Fort Worth Invitational and remembering Spida.