BINGHAM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BINGHAM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: A tale of two Utah football programs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225114-77/football-bingham-cyprus-schools.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225114-77/football-bingham-cyprus-schools.html.csp">Prep football: A tale of two Utah football programs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:02:38.725-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Bingham and Cyprus High football programs should have much in common. Both schools trace their roots to the blue-collar families who once worked at the Kennecott Copper Mine and Smelter. The Miners and Pirates represent communities on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley that contain loyal fan bases. Yet, as far as success goes, the 17 miles that separate Bingham and Cyprus are as great as the length of the entire state. Since Cyprus alum and former Pirates coach Dave Peck took over Bingha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225114@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:02:38 MDT Kragthorpe: UHSAA’s ‘Success Factor’ would boost downtrodden teams http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58296624-190/football-schools-uhsaa-winning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58296624-190/football-schools-uhsaa-winning.html.csp">Kragthorpe: UHSAA’s ‘Success Factor’ would boost downtrodden teams</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.491-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Having just introduced a sixth class of football to give more schools a genuine chance of winning a state championship, the Utah High School Activities Association now is considering realignment strategy that would reward losing. Yeah, that’s just what we need — tanking in prep football. That’s the extreme, cynical view of the proposal that would enable some schools to drop in classification and have a better opportunity of winning in the future. The “Success Factor” plan actually is creative, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296624@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Ten questions as season begins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58309578-190/state-teams-schools-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58309578-190/state-teams-schools-football.html.csp">Prep football: Ten questions as season begins</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:43:17.897-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As the 2014 high school football season opens, fans are getting ready for Friday night lights. Here are 10 burning questions worth asking. &lt;freeform&gt; Can Regions 3 and 4 continue their dominance of Class 5A? &lt;img src=”http://local.sltrib.com/online/preps/bingham.JPG” width=”55%”&gt; A year ago, not one team from Region 1 or Region 2 managed to win a state tournament game against schools from Utah County and the south end of Salt Lake County. With Bingham. Brighton, Jordan, Herri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309578@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:43:17 MDT Utah football: Star in making? Lotulelei hopes to emulate brother (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58285285-89/lowell-lotulelei-brother-star.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58285285-89/lowell-lotulelei-brother-star.html.csp">Utah football: Star in making? Lotulelei hopes to emulate brother (video)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T23:11:03.636-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Since joining the Utes this summer, it has been catch-up for Lowell Lotulelei. Running was the hardest thing, the freshman defensive tackle said. He came back early from his LDS Church mission weighing 330 pounds — 30 pounds heavier than he was when he played as a senior at Bingham High School. He was also catching up in the weight room, catching up on the playbook. It helps, then, to have an older brother who can help you pull back in line with the pack. Every day, Lowell gets texts from older ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285285@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:11:03 MDT Bingham ranked 23rd in USA Today poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58242930-52/bingham-poll-usa-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58242930-52/bingham-poll-usa-utah.html.csp">Bingham ranked 23rd in USA Today poll</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:21:46.715-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Some of the national pre-season high school football rankings are starting to be released and defending Utah Class 5A champion Bingham is found on at least one. The USA Today Super 25, compiled by former Tribune sports editor Jim Halley, ranks the Miners as the 23rd best team in America going into the season. Bishop Gorman of Las Vegas earned the top honors in this poll. According to the USA poll, Bingham returns “an abundance of talent.” It praises returning senior quarterback Kyle Gearig, who ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58242930@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:21:46 MDT Days of ’47 Rodeo: Bingham, Wright steal the spotlight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225840-77/wright-bingham-cody-rodeo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225840-77/wright-bingham-cody-rodeo.html.csp">Days of ’47 Rodeo: Bingham, Wright steal the spotlight</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T10:37:55.256-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 10:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Days of ’47 Rodeo had a distinct Utah flavor Friday night at EnergySolutions Arena, courtesy of Tim Bingham and Cody Wright. Bingham, a bull rider from Honeyville, topped the fourth round with a score of 85 to move into a three-way tie for lead in the Days of ’47. Wright, a two-time world champion from Milford, posted a round-best 88 in the saddle bronc to take over second place with one performance remaining. For Bingham, his effort aboard a bull named Mud Man got off to a rocky start. “Fi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225840@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:37:55 MDT Golf: Utahn Blair ousted in Women’s Public Links http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58198846-77/blair-links-match-nos.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58198846-77/blair-links-match-nos.html.csp">Golf: Utahn Blair ousted in Women’s Public Links</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:57:16.978-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Jordan’s Sirene Blair was eliminated Friday in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links Championship at DuPont, Washington. The Bingham High School graduate, who plays for San Diego State, lost 3 and 2 to Vanderbilt golfer Cindy Ha. Blair had rallied by winning Nos. 9 and 10 to cut Ha’s lead to 1 up, but Ha won Nos. 14 and 16 to conclude the match. Blair advanced to match play as the No. 18 seed and won three matches at The Home Course. She took victories of 5 and 4 over ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198846@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:57:16 MDT Bingham junior QB Kahi Neves drawing offers, recruiting hype http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58113930-52/neves-bingham-already-camps.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58113930-52/neves-bingham-already-camps.html.csp">Bingham junior QB Kahi Neves drawing offers, recruiting hype</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T18:42:34.414-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 06:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The first day Kahi Neves showed up to Bingham football workouts, he brought a bit of an entourage. Dave Peck had barely just met his new rising junior quarterback before he ran into an Oregon assistant who had floated into practice. He pointed out Neves from the sideline, and said the Ducks were close to offering him. "He told me, 'You've got a good one here,'" Peck said. The 16-year-old quarterback will, in all likelihood, serve as Bingham's backup passer this fall, but he's already exploded on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58113930@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:42:34 MDT Living History: Bingham was a happening Utah place before the days of ore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133106-78/bingham-canyon-copper-copperfield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133106-78/bingham-canyon-copper-copperfield.html.csp">Living History: Bingham was a happening Utah place before the days of ore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T21:12:52.864-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before Utah Copper Co. (Kennecott) expanded the Bingham Canyon Mine into one of the world’s largest open-pit copper mines and consumed the ground beneath the towns and homes of the people who helped build it, Bingham Canyon was noisy, dusty, vital and full of life. In 1896, Salt Lake City entrepreneur Samuel Newhouse recognized copper’s future and shipped out the first copper sulfides from Highland Boy Mine in the Oquirrh Mountains. In 1906, Utah Copper mounted steam shovels on railroad tra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58133106@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 21:12:52 MDT