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3-on-3 hockey league launches, could be step toward Olympics

3-on-3 hockey league launches, could be step toward Olympics

Hours before Canada beat the US to win women’s hockey gold at the Beijing Olympics in February, International Ice Hockey Federation officials lamented having only two medal events on sports’ biggest stage. The IIHF and IOC have discussed adding to that, and a new 3-on-3 league that debuted earlier this month could be another step …

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‘Lace up your shoes, Reese;  it’s your turn now’: Utah running community remembers teen

‘Lace up your shoes, Reese; it’s your turn now’: Utah running community remembers teen

The Utah running community is remembering Reese Thorne who ran 381 races with the help of “borrowed legs.” (Carla Thorne) Estimated read time: 6-7 minutes BOUNTIFUL — The Utah running community said goodbye to one of their own this month, when 18-year-old Reese Thorne died peacefully in his home, surrounded by family. Reese, who was …

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Ukraine boycotts judo Olympic qualifier as Russians compete

Ukraine boycotts judo Olympic qualifier as Russians compete

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia (AP) — Ukraine has begun a boycott of international judo events because the Russian team was allowed to compete as Olympic qualification began on Friday. Judo is one of the few Olympic sports in which Russians can still compete, though they must do so without their flag and are officially representing the International …

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Lincoln High School students close year painting murals at Veterans Memorial Golf Course | Education

As the weather in recent weeks fluctuated between pre-summer heat and late spring rain, a group of students from Lincoln High School spent the waning days of the academic year painting two murals at the Veterans Memorial Golf Course. On the corrugated-metal surface of two driving-range sheds, more than a dozen students wrapping up their …

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Utah PGA Golf Pass offers prizes and benefits the state’s young golfers

Utah PGA Golf Pass offers prizes and benefits the state’s young golfers

Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes This summer don’t get stuck inside-venture out and enjoy the fresh air and beauty of Utah while also helping young people in your community. By purchasing the Utah PGA Golf Pass, you can explore Utah by playing golf at courses throughout the state while saving money and helping youths. The …

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Ukraine boycotts judo Olympic qualifier as Russians compete

No bail for Canisius basketball facing recruit gun charges

BUFFALO, NY (AP) — Canisius College basketball recruit Sarion McGee was denied bail on Friday, five days after campus police arrested him for having two handguns, a shotgun and numerous high-capacity magazines outside the school’s indoor athletic complex. Questioning why McGee needed “three guns and hundreds of bullets to go play basketball,” Buffalo city court …

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BYU basketball adds Arkansas transfer Jaxson Robinson

BYU basketball adds Arkansas transfer Jaxson Robinson

Arkansas guard Jaxson Robinson (14) shoots over an Arkansas-Little Rock defender during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Fayetteville, Ark. (Michael Woods, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes PROVO — BYU basketball is getting another long, lean shooter from the transfer portal in former Arkansas wing …

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