BINGHAM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BINGHAM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Two December basketball tournaments set http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58419925-52/tournament-utah-teams-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58419925-52/tournament-utah-teams-american.html.csp">Two December basketball tournaments set</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T09:14:19.558-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While this is the heart of high school football season, some are already looking ahead to basketball. There are two major competing events scheduled December 11, 12 and 13 in Utah County. The Utah Elite 8 basketball tournament is a true tournament format and will be held at the new American Fork High gym. Opening night games feature Corner Canyon against Bingham, Davis against Mountain Crest, American Fork against Sky View and Brighton versus Layton. “The Utah Elite 8 will showcase some of Utah’...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58419925@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:14:19 MDT Prep football: Bingham 42, Hunter 0 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408941-190/game-bingham-hunter-miners.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408941-190/game-bingham-hunter-miners.html.csp">Prep football: Bingham 42, Hunter 0</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Butler</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:21:16.355-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • The Bingham Miners had little trouble Friday night in a 42-0 victory over Hunter. But the Miners, even during their best highlights of the night, weren’t completely satisfied. At the end of a 24-yard interception return for a touchdown by Kade Cloward to make it a three-touchdown game in the second quarter, Bingham coach Dave Peck vociferously accosted one Miners player for not looking the right direction during the play. After an overtime loss in a much-hyped game in Las Vega...</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> 58408941@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:21:16 MDT Prep football: Bingham taking on national No. 1 Bishop Gorman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58370760-190/bingham-bishop-gorman-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58370760-190/bingham-bishop-gorman-football.html.csp">Prep football: Bingham taking on national No. 1 Bishop Gorman</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:53.694-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When some Bingham High football fans heard the Miners were facing a team ranked No. 1 in the country, their reaction was that Utah’s defending 5A champion might not be up to the task. But veteran Miners coach Dave Peck said his team is looking forward to playing five-time defending Nevada state champion Bishop Gorman on Friday night in Las Vegas. “My response is, ‘What a great opportunity for our program,’” Peck said as he prepared his players for a 6 a.m. bus ride to Nevada on Thursday morning....</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> 58370760@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:53 MDT Bingham falls to top-ranked team in OT http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58380837-52/bingham-yard-field-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58380837-52/bingham-yard-field-game.html.csp">Bingham falls to top-ranked team in OT</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T14:17:56.559-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bingham lost a heartbreaking 23-20 overtime contest to Bishop Gorman -- USA Today’s top ranked football team in the nation in Las Vegas Friday night when the Miners lost a fumble while trying to get the winning touchdown. After spotting the Gaels a 13-0 lead early, the defending Class 5A champion Miners fought back to take the lead and used a 47-yard field goal late in the game by Chayden Johnston to put the game into overtime. Cameron Smith was the big star for Bingham as he ran for one 45-yard...</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> 58380837@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:17:56 MDT Prep notes: Bingham football represents Utah well http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58380947-190/football-utah-bingham-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58380947-190/football-utah-bingham-game.html.csp">Prep notes: Bingham football represents Utah well</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T00:11:58.594-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Bingham football team’s 16-game win streak ended in overtime Friday, but the Miners certainly don’t have to be ashamed of losing. They took Las Vegas’ Bishop Gorman High, USA Today’s top-ranked prep team in the nation, to overtime, dropping a 23-20 decision when the Gaels recovered a fumble as Bingham was trying to drive for the winning touchdown. Stars for Bingham included Cameron Smith, who ran for a 45-yard score and caught a 5-yard pass from Kyle Gearig. Kicker Chayden Christensen hit f...</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> 58380947@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:11:58 MDT Prep football: Bingham loss doesn’t hurt much nationally http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58399457-52/bingham-ranked-rankings-bishop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58399457-52/bingham-ranked-rankings-bishop.html.csp">Prep football: Bingham loss doesn’t hurt much nationally</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:32:58.579-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bingham’s 23-20 overtime loss to Bishop Gorman in Las Vegas last week didn’t hurt the Miners’ image much in national high school football polls. Bingham dropped only one spot in MaxPrep’s Composite Rankings, moving from 20th to 21st after losing to Bishop Gorman, which is among the nation’s top-ranked teams. The Miners are ranked 23rd in PrepNation and 18th in USA Today. They are not ranked in the MaxPreps computer rankings. Bingham remains ranked number one in Class 5A in The Tribune’s Power Ra...</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> 58399457@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:32:58 MDT Prep volleyball: Bingham High cements No. 1 status http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58404188-190/bingham-glasker-taylorsville-warriors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58404188-190/bingham-glasker-taylorsville-warriors.html.csp">Prep volleyball: Bingham High cements No. 1 status</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Butler</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:29:01.747-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Taylorsville volleyball coach Shane Tye was an assistant with the school last year, he and others noticed something amiss when it came time for the Class 5A state tournament. Though the Warriors had rolled through its region unbeaten in 2013, Taylorsville was quickly ushered off the grand stage. So, in an effort to beef up the team’s schedule, T-ville welcomed big boy Bingham to its gym Thursday night. Only time will tell whether the experience benefitted the Warriors, but in the meantime ...</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> 58404188@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:29:01 MDT Prep football: No. 1 Bingham rolls to win over Herriman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58348617-190/bingham-herriman-mustangs-yard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58348617-190/bingham-herriman-mustangs-yard.html.csp">Prep football: No. 1 Bingham rolls to win over Herriman</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Butler</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:26.205-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Jordan • When Bingham and Herriman got together for a Thursday night football tussle, it was pretty clear that both squads preferred a smash-mouth, physical approach to the game. And the Miners and Mustangs got just what they wanted in the first half. At the start of the second though, one Herriman turnover quickly led to a Bingham score. The Mustangs responded by taking to the air game, and then came turnover number two. And that, in what had been previously marked by hard-earned yardage ...</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> 58348617@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:26 MDT Bingham continues to lead state, regional polls http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58347129-52/bingham-maxpreps-poll-ranked.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58347129-52/bingham-maxpreps-poll-ranked.html.csp">Bingham continues to lead state, regional polls</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:13.016-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bingham’s football team continues to be Utah’s top representative in national and regional high school polls. The Miners are ranked 21st in the USA Today high school football poll, 25th in the Prep Nation poll and 38th in the MaxPreps national poll. They lead the MaxPreps Utah poll, followed by Timpview, Brighton, East and Riverton. The MaxPreps West regional computer rankings including teams from Hawaii, Alaska, Colorado, Wyoming, California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Utah have Bin...</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> 58347129@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:13 MDT Prep football: Bingham 33, Davis 14 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328000-190/davis-bingham-darts-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328000-190/davis-bingham-darts-field.html.csp">Prep football: Bingham 33, Davis 14</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Butler</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:19.481-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kaysville • Home field advantage is sometimes called the friendly confines, but one particular spot of the field was a sore spot for the host Davis Darts on Friday night. Hosting defending Class 5A state champ Bingham, the Davis offense spent a great deal of time in the second and third quarters between the north goal and the 20-yard line. That wouldn’t be so bad, except that the Darts needed to move the ball 80 yards to the south goal line. By the time Davis finally did move the ball away from ...</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> 58328000@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:19 MDT 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 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 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 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