CHAMPIONSHIP - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHAMPIONSHIP News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College football begins with low-key opening game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343182-77/game-college-games-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343182-77/game-college-games-state.html.csp">College football begins with low-key opening game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T10:56:02.327-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 10:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • Welcome back, college football! The major-college season begins Wednesday night with a game that won’t have any impact on the national championship race: Georgia State, starting its first year as a full-fledged FBS member, takes on Division I newcomer Abilene Christian at the Georgia Dome. It will be the first of three games in four days at the stadium in downtown Atlanta, the others having a bit more curb appeal. No. 18 Mississippi faces Boise State on Thursday night, then No. 2 Alaba...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583431822014-08-27T10:56:02.327-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T10:56:02.327-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343182@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:56:02 MDT Golf: A timely win for Mahan at The Barclays http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334278-77/mahan-championship-cup-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334278-77/mahan-championship-cup-tour.html.csp">Golf: A timely win for Mahan at The Barclays</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FERGUSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:27.715-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paramus, N.J. • Hunter Mahan knew he was on the verge of something special, even with a record that looked ordinary by his standards. He had gone nearly 30 months and 48 tournaments worldwide without winning. He was No. 62 in the FedEx Cup, with no guarantee of lasting more than two tournaments. He finished 25th in the Ryder Cup standings and was not even part of the conversation as a potential wild-card pick. He felt great about how he was playing. The hard part was to stay calm with his emotio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583342782014-08-26T18:11:27.715-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:11:27.715-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334278@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:27 MDT Golf: B.J. Staten keeps Utah Open trophy in the state http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332668-77/staten-utah-lashley-open.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332668-77/staten-utah-lashley-open.html.csp">Golf: B.J. Staten keeps Utah Open trophy in the state</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T22:45:35.903-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • The Siegfried & Jensen Utah Open is not the Utah professional golf tournament that B.J. Staten ever expected to win. He’s not giving the trophy back, either. Having lost access to the Web.com Tour that includes a stop at Willow Creek Country Club near his home in Cottonwood Heights, Staten found a place to play at Riverside Country Club and took full advantage of the opportunity Sunday. So maybe he needed three playoff holes and had to withstand Arizona pro Nathan Lashley’s last-chance p...</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> 58332668@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:45:35 MDT Motocross: Trey Canard dominates Utah race; Ken Roczen wraps up title. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58329647-77/canard-roczen-class-finished.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58329647-77/canard-roczen-class-finished.html.csp">Motocross: Trey Canard dominates Utah race; Ken Roczen wraps up title.</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:03:12.034-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tooele • Honda rider Trey Canard won both 450cc class motos on Saturday during the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship series stop at Miller Motorsports Park. In the 250cc class, Yamaha’s Jeremy Martin capped his run to the season championship with a double victory. In the first 450cc class race, Canard defeated Ryan Dungey by seven seconds. Ken Roczen finished third and Eli Tomac placed fourth. It was more of the same for Oklahoma resident Canard in the second moto, when he again led wire-to-w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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And the Doctor and Clara (Jenna Coleman) are in Victorian London, where there's a dinosaur on the loose. If that's not enough to deal with, a whole bunch of people are dying when they spontaneously combust."Doctor Who" is always great fun. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said for Intruders (Saturday, 8 p.m., BBC America), a dark, muddled m...</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> 58326048@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:56:02 MDT Motocross: Utah’s Landen Powell ready for Lucas Oil Pro event http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58321904-77/class-powell-250-championship.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58321904-77/class-powell-250-championship.html.csp">Motocross: Utah’s Landen Powell ready for Lucas Oil Pro event</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T17:17:33.499-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tooele • Landen Powell of South Jordan will be the hometown favorite Saturday in the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship event at Miller Motorsports Park. Powell, 22, has been racing in motocross since the age of 4. He has raced professionally for the last five years. In the just-concluded Monster Energy Supercross Championship, Powell enjoyed a career-best season. He qualified for five main events and finished as high as 11th, in the prestigious East-West Shootout in Las Vegas. Miller Mot...</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> 58321904@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:17:33 MDT Golf: Summerhays hopes for long run in FedEx Cup Playoffs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58311957-77/summerhays-tour-byu-championship.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58311957-77/summerhays-tour-byu-championship.html.csp">Golf: Summerhays hopes for long run in FedEx Cup Playoffs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:01:00.607-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Daniel Summerhays thrived in last year’s FedEx Cup Playoffs, and now he’s hoping to play in this year’s full series of postseason tournaments. The former Davis High School and BYU golfer tees off Thursday in The Barclays, the first playoff event, in New Jersey. Summerhays stands 49th on the FedEx Cup points list. He’s in good position to qualify for at least the two next two events, as the fields are reduced from 125 players this week to 100 for the Deutsche Bank Championship in Massachusetts an...</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> 58311957@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:01:00 MDT Golf: Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58308920-77/park-lincicome-hole-major.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58308920-77/park-lincicome-hole-major.html.csp">Golf: Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN KEKIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:46:03.286-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pittsford, N.Y. • With fireworks reverberating all around as the LPGA Tour marked the end of an era, Inbee Park soaked in the moment. “It definitely feels (like) a big honor to actually put my name on the trophy twice,” Park said Sunday night after winning the LPGA Championship in a playoff for the second straight time. “Just very happy to be part of history.” Calm under the intense pressure of a playoff at a major, Park added another title to her impressive resume as the tour bade farewell to t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583089202014-08-19T16:46:03.286-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T16:46:03.286-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301565@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:15:13 MDT Golf: Camilo Villegas takes 1-stroke lead at Wyndham http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298855-77/34-35-35-34-34-34-villegas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298855-77/34-35-35-34-34-34-villegas.html.csp">Golf: Camilo Villegas takes 1-stroke lead at Wyndham</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T20:06:47.697-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 08:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Greensboro, N.C. • Camilo Villegas got away from golf for a little while, and his game came back. A recharged Villegas shot a 7-under 63 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round at the Wyndham Championship. North Carolina natives Webb Simpson and William McGirt shot 64, and Scott Langley, Heath Slocum, Paul Casey, Andrew Loupe and Martin Laird were another stroke back in the final event before the PGA Tour’s playoffs. Villegas hasn’t won since 2010 and has only two top-10 fini...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582988552014-08-15T20:06:47.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T20:06:47.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294196@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:42:23 MDT Rory’s gifted, but win was all guts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58286305-77/mcilroy-sunday-majors-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58286305-77/mcilroy-sunday-majors-win.html.csp">Rory’s gifted, but win was all guts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Doug Ferguson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T23:10:16.595-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • Anyone could see Rory McIlroy had the gifts to be the next big thing in golf. His victory in the PGA Championship was more about grit. That might be more impressive than some of the numbers associated with his latest major. McIlroy has won his four majors at a combined 62-under par. The only other players in the last century to win four majors 25 or younger were Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus and Bobby Jones. It had been six years since anyone won two straight majors (Padraig Harri...</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> 58286305@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:10:16 MDT Kragthorpe: BYU grad Zac Blair producing great golf summer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284107-77/blair-tour-com-web.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284107-77/blair-tour-com-web.html.csp">Kragthorpe: BYU grad Zac Blair producing great golf summer</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="2014-08-12T17:49:31.307-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Zac Blair is not having the best summer among Utah Junior Golf Association alumni — if you count Rory McIlroy in that group, as I do. Yet everything the former BYU golfer has done in the past six weeks on the Web.com Tour rivals McIlroy’s major achievements, in its own way. Blair already has created a solid professional golf opportunity for himself, and it may be get even better. By making money in all six tournaments — including a tie for second place Sunday in the Price Cutter Charity Champion...</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> 58284107@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:31 MDT Golf: Watson still considering Tiger Woods for Ryder Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284152-77/woods-watson-captain-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284152-77/woods-watson-captain-cup.html.csp">Golf: Watson still considering Tiger Woods for Ryder Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FERGUSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:31.251-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • U.S. captain Tom Watson says he would be foolish not to consider Tiger Woods as one of his wild-card selections for the Ryder Cup. Woods missed the cut by five shots at the PGA Championship, just five days after he withdrew from a World Golf Championship because of a sore back. Woods missed three months this summer recovering from March 31 back surgery. Watson doesn’t make his three captain’s picks for three more weeks. Woods isn’t playing in any of those tournaments. Watson sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582841522014-08-12T17:49:31.251-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:49:31.251-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284152@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:31 MDT Golf: Rory McIlroy wins PGA Championship for 4th major title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282671-77/mcilroy-win-golf-pga.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282671-77/mcilroy-win-golf-pga.html.csp">Golf: Rory McIlroy wins PGA Championship for 4th major title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Doug Ferguson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T23:41:50.805-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 11:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • Rory McIlroy stood over a 10-inch putt in gathering darkness to win the PGA Championship as flashes from thousands of camera lit up Valhalla like a rock concert. Everyone wanted to capture a moment from golf’s latest coronation. In his biggest test, McIlroy played his best golf Sunday to win his second straight major and establish himself as golf’s next star. And what a stage. The final major was pure theater with an All-Star cast — Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler, Henrik Stenson...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582826712014-08-10T23:41:50.805-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T23:41:50.805-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58282671@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 23:41:50 MDT Golf: Phil Mickelson looking ahead after 2nd-place finish at PGA Championship http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282314-77/mickelson-ahead-championship-mcilroy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282314-77/mickelson-ahead-championship-mcilroy.html.csp">Golf: Phil Mickelson looking ahead after 2nd-place finish at PGA Championship</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Paul Newberry</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T23:02:02.018-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • Phil Mickelson hardly sounded like a guy who nearly won his sixth major championship. He was a bit put off by the way it finished. More important, he wasn’t about to let a strong showing at the PGA Championship brighten the way he felt about this year. There’s a lot of work ahead. “I’ve got some regrouping to do these next three or four months,” Mickelson said Sunday night, standing in the darkness of Valhalla after losing to Rory McIlroy by a single shot. “I have some glaring ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582823142014-08-10T23:02:02.018-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T23:02:02.018-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58282314@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 23:02:02 MDT Golf: Rory McIlroy keeps lead at PGA Championship — barely http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279778-77/208-211-213-214.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279778-77/208-211-213-214.html.csp">Golf: Rory McIlroy keeps lead at PGA Championship — barely</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FERGUSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:31:46.044-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • Rory McIlroy played the kind of golf Saturday that typically would put him in control at a major championship. Staked to a one-shot lead in the PGA Championship, he made three birdies over his last four holes for a 4-under 67. All that did was allow him to stay in front — barely. More rain in the morning allowed for a deluge of birdies during a third round so wild that six players had a share of the lead at some point. McIlroy could hear it. The cheers of so many birdies resoun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582797782014-08-09T23:31:46.044-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T23:31:46.044-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279778@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:31:46 MDT Golf: Rory McIlroy cruises to PGA Championship lead; Tiger Woods misses cut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58277254-77/142-141-140-mcilroy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58277254-77/142-141-140-mcilroy.html.csp">Golf: Rory McIlroy cruises to PGA Championship lead; Tiger Woods misses cut</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Paul Newberry</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T19:19:59.58-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 07:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • On a soggy day at Valhalla, Rory McIlroy put himself in a familiar position — at the top of the leaderboard in the PGA Championship. For Tiger Woods, this also is becoming the norm. Another major disappointment. He’s heading home for the weekend. McIlroy, the overwhelming favorite from Northern Ireland, started on the back nine after a 50-minute rain delay Friday, made a couple of early birdies, then claimed the outright lead for the first time when he rolled in a 30-foot eagle...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582772542014-08-10T19:19:59.58-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T19:19:59.58-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58277254@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:19:59 MDT This weekend on TV: ‘Red Rock Serenade’ is just plain gorgeous http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58275614-63/cbs-musketeers-abc-awards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58275614-63/cbs-musketeers-abc-awards.html.csp">This weekend on TV: ‘Red Rock Serenade’ is just plain gorgeous</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T08:33:25.381-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 08:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">KUED turns its lenses on national parks, delivering stunning images of Arches, Bryce Canyon, Zion, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Grand Canyon in Red Rock Serenade (Sunday, 12:30 and 7 p.m.) It’s accompanied by music of Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Dvorak, Mendelssohn, Puccini, Schubert and Tchaikovsky. Friday on TV ... The Knick (8, 9 and 10 p.m., Cinemax): There might be a good drama hiding inside this new series about a forward-thinking, drug-addicted doctor in 1900 New York Ci...</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> 58275614@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 08:33:25 MDT