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Special Olympics Unified soccer teams compete for championship....
Waverly Golden

Special Olympics Unified soccer teams compete for state championship title

This afternoon Utah’s top 16 Special Olympics Unified soccer teams competed for the state championship title at the RSL soccer stadium.
1 day ago
Team owner Dell Loy Hansen and Utah Royal players. Photo: Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News...
Adam Small

Former Utah Royals owner and coach named in women’s soccer abuse investigation

The former Utah Royals were named in a report alleging that the National Women's Soccer League has contributed in abuse of players.
2 days ago
NWSL...
David Close and Eric Levenson, CNN

Investigation finds systemic abuse, misconduct within women’s professional soccer

The report was based on more than 200 interviews and reveals the National Women's Soccer League failed to provide a safe environment for players.
2 days ago
The Cottonwood Colts football team  (Courtesy of Deseret News)...
Chandler Holt

Cottonwood High School wins football game in bizarre fashion

There are over 14,000 high school football teams in the United States. Cottonwood High School's game against Jordan had an ending you probably haven't seen before.
3 days ago
Hurricane Tropical Storm Sally...
Amanda Dickson

Hurricane days were like snow days

For those who have spent time in Florida, like KSL NewsRadio's Amanda Dickson, hurricane days are much like snow days here in Utah.
7 days ago
Aaron Lowe...
Waverly Golden

One year since the passing of Utah football player Aaron Lowe

A year ago, University of Utah defensive back Aaron Lowe was fatally shot in a Sugar House neighborhood following a house party.
10 days ago
Aaron Fotheringham, aka "Wheelz" from Nitro Circus taught and performed tricks at Wheelchair Palooz...
Waverly Golden

Wheelchair Palooza at Woodward Park City

Aaron Fotheringham, aka "Wheelz" from Nitro Circus taught and performed tricks at Wheelchair Palooza in Park City.
12 days ago
Screenshot from the BYU documentary about the Black 14. 10 of the players are pictured next to a ne...
Chris Jacobs

BYU premieres documentary ‘The Black 14: Healing Hearts and Feeding Souls’

The new BYU documentary, "The Black 14" Healing Hearts and Feeding Souls," focuses on a 1969 football game between BYU and the University of Wyoming.
13 days ago
EUGENE, OR - SEPTEMBER 17: The line of scrimmage between the Oregon Ducks and the Brigham Young Cou...
Curt Gresseth

Reporter talks about ugly chant from students at BYU-Oregon game

A Deseret News reporter tat the BYU-Oregon football game on Saturday talks about the anti-LDS chant heard and filmed from the student section and what may happen next.
16 days ago
Easton Oliverson, the Little League baseball player, who was injured in a fall from a bunk bed, ret...
Adam Small

Injured Utah Little Leaguer returns home, family files lawsuit

The lawsuit filed by Easton Oliverson's Utah family is against Little League Baseball and the makers of the bunkbed involved in the accident.
16 days ago
The little league player that was critically injured after falling off a  bunk bed is now fighting ...
Randall Jeppesen and Mark Jones

Easton Oliverson family files lawsuit against LLBB and bunk bed makers

A lawsuit has been filed by the family of Easton Oliverson against Little League Baseball and the makers of the bunk beds he fell off and injured his head just prior to the Little League World Series.
17 days ago
Utah school sports...
Chandler Holt

Two studies sum up Utah’s professional athletic abilities

Just how athletic is Utah? How many pro-athletes are from the Beehive state? Two recent studies shed light on these questions..
19 days ago
A referee tosses a coin before a football game between Brighton and Desert Hills in Cottonwood Heig...
Curt Gresseth

Punched by teen player, Utah referee blows whistle on parents’ behavior

A referee who was punched in the throat by a teen player during a Utes Conference football game describes the scene, explains that stopping the violence begins with adults -- both coaches and parents -- and sees a dim future for amateur referring if something isn't done to stop the violence.
21 days ago
Utah blanket fort...
Elizabeth Weiler

Blanket fort history – you can help Utah break a record today

A child fighting leukemia will help Utah make blanket fort history by placing the last blanket onto the fort at Rio Tinto Stadium.
21 days ago
File photo: youth football game warm ups. (Photo courtesy Jason Olson/ Deseret News)...
Elizabeth Weiler

Suspensions ensue after a little league football game

Consequently, the conference is having coaches involved referee four games, hand in a written notice of appeal and go through anger management training. 
21 days ago
Topless women Utah...
Lindsay Aerts

KSL EXCLUSIVE: Photos of topless women at U of U football game who may face charges

A woman with her family at the Saturday game at Rice Eccles Stadium used Instagram to call out the topless women for their lack of clothing.
24 days ago
Davis Daniel named PCL pitcher of the week....
Waverly Golden

Salt Lake Bees Davis Daniel named Pitcher of the week

Salt Lake Bees pitcher Davis Daniel was named Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Week by Minor League Baseball. In a press release from the Bees, it says he is the third Bees pitcher to get the award. 
1 month ago
High school football players from two teams are pictured during a game...
Chandler Holt

How are high schools protecting football players in the heat?

A record high temperature of 103 degrees was set just yesterday in Salt Lake City. As football season kicks off, how can high school athletes stay cool, and safe, in the tough conditions?
1 month ago
academic website, BYU race...
Becky Bruce

Police report shows authorities can’t prove BYU fan used a racial slur

A police report obtained by KSL shows BYU Police cannot prove a fan used a racial slur toward a Duke volleyball player during a match in Provo.
1 month ago
Easton Oliverson, the Little League baseball player, who was injured in a fall from a bunk bed, ret...
Dan Bammes

Little leaguer continues to make progress, prepares for return to Utah

Easton Oliverson is returning home to Utah after multiple surgeries. Oliverson fell from a bunked which resulted in head trauma.
1 month ago
The Smith Fieldhouse is full as BYU faces UC Irvine in NCAA volleyball in Provo, Friday, Jan. 18, 2...
Waverly Golden

Duke volleyball players receive racial slurs during a game against BYU

The tweet went on to say how the Duke volleyball player was also threatened by a white male to watch her back.
1 month ago
FILE: Head Coach Ray Scott of the Detroit Pistons  watches his team from the bench circa 1972 durin...
Waverly Golden

NBA Coach Ray Scott on building community, leading a team, and breaking barriers

Learning about the deep-rooted segregation in the United States inspired Ray Scott to bring awareness to the issue both in terms of the NBA and society. 
2 months ago
Easton Oliverson, a member of the Snow Canyon Little League all-star team, is in the hospital after...
Aimee Cobabe

Utah Little League player, after fall from bunk bed, is making progress

The Utah Little League baseball player who fell off a bunk bed earlier this week is making progress following surgery, his father said in a social media post.
2 months ago
Easton Oliverson, a member of the Snow Canyon Little League all-star team, is in the hospital after...
Aimee Cobabe and Linday Aerts

Member of Utah Little League team injured in fall from bunk bed

The Utah Little League all-star team scheduled to play in the Little League World Series, beginning Friday, had one of its players hospitalized after a fall from a bunk bed.
2 months ago

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