FINISHED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FINISHED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Lolo Jones takes timeout from track, bobsled to tango http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378081-77/jones-olympics-track-bobsled.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378081-77/jones-olympics-track-bobsled.html.csp">Lolo Jones takes timeout from track, bobsled to tango</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAT GRAHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:35.053-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lolo Jones wrapped up her track season a little early so she could tango and two-step. She’s also putting her bobsled career on hold for a winter in order to jitterbug and jive. The Olympian is simply hearing the call of the music, even if she readily admits she has two left feet on the dance floor. Jones will join NASCAR driver Michael Waltrip, UFC legend Randy Couture and other famous personalities on the new season of “Dancing With the Stars.” The 19th season of the show premieres Sept. 15 on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583780812014-09-05T23:22:35.053-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:35.053-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378081@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:35 MDT Jake Parker’s five major tips for aspiring artists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58369033-223/account-bank-creative-advice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58369033-223/account-bank-creative-advice.html.csp">Jake Parker’s five major tips for aspiring artists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T15:23:31.405-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 03:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jake Parker knows a thing or two about making it as an artist. Inspired by comics to pick up a pencil and start drawing, the Utahn went on to work for major movie studios on animated films like “Horton Hears a Who,” “Epic,” “Titan A.E.” and “Rio” before venturing on his own into the world of freelance. And he has some sound advice for anyone else who wants to make a life out of their creativity. I heard that you find a lot of your creative inspiration in topics out of comics, like history. I ...</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> 58369033@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:23:31 MDT Golf team prevails in Tetons tournament http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58367589-55/aggies-finished-golf-tetons.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58367589-55/aggies-finished-golf-tetons.html.csp">Golf team prevails in Tetons tournament</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="2014-09-03T04:35:03.727-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 04:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State's golf team ended its drought by winning the Battle in the Tetons on Tuesday. The Aggies shot a final round 1-under 287 to finish with a 7-under 857 to claim its first title since October 17, 2009 when it won the Utah Collegiate Shootout. Rounds of 294-276-287 allowed the Aggies to distance themselves from Utah Valley (864) and SUU (865), which finished second and third, respectively. The Aggies' Tanner Jenson finished in second place with a 6-under 210 for his personal best. He shot ...</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> 58367589@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 04:35:03 MDT SUU football • Southern Utah looks for repeat upset in opener against Nevada http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58352270-77/lamb-nevada-season-southern.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58352270-77/lamb-nevada-season-southern.html.csp">SUU football • Southern Utah looks for repeat upset in opener against Nevada</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:28:56.295-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Southern Utah opened last season with an upset victory and used it as a springboard to the Thunderbirds’ first-ever playoff berth. Can SUU do it again? On Saturday, Southern Utah begins a new season at Nevada. Kickoff is 1 p.m. MDT. In their opener a year ago, the Thunderbirds rallied for a 22-21 victory at South Alabama. SUU eventually finished 8-4 in the regular season and secured an at-large bid to the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. According to coach Ed Lamb, the Thunder...</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> 58352270@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:56 MDT Steelers eyeing needs after uneven preseason http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351721-77/preseason-steelers-needs-eyeing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351721-77/preseason-steelers-needs-eyeing.html.csp">Steelers eyeing needs after uneven preseason</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL GRAVES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:27:26.275-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pittsburgh • The Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff has plenty to weigh as it tries to decide on the 53 players who will survive final cuts. The Steelers finished up a lackluster preseason with a 10-0 loss to Carolina on Thursday night. It was the first time the franchise has been shut out in an exhibition in 22 years. Third-string quarterback Landry Jones completed 14 of 19 passes for just 97 yards while playing into the third quarter. Coach Mike Tomlin said he’s not certain if the team needs t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583517212014-08-29T23:27:26.275-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T23:27:26.275-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351721@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:26 MDT USU track athlete wins sportsmanship award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58349140-55/hawkins-award-track-ncaa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58349140-55/hawkins-award-track-ncaa.html.csp">USU track athlete wins sportsmanship award</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="2014-08-28T19:51:15.38-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Track standout Utah State track athlete Chari Hawkins was named a recipient of the NCAA Student-Athlete Sportsmanship Award on Thursday. Hawkins, who was recognized with the Hal Rothman Sportsmanship Award in July by the Mountain West, earned the award for her actions in the 800 meters segment of the women’s heptathlon during the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Hawkins saw Georgia’s Kendall Williams trip and fall during the race and Hawkins slowed then helped Williams off the track. ...</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> 58349140@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:51:15 MDT Aggies' cross country teams ranked, prepare for season opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58335540-55/team-aggies-cross-finished.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58335540-55/team-aggies-cross-finished.html.csp">Aggies' cross country teams ranked, prepare for season opener</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="2014-08-25T15:23:01.971-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 03:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State's cross country teams are ranked 11th in the Mountain Regional Preseason team the U.S. Track & Field Coaches Association announced Monday. The USU women's team finished fifth and the men's team finished sixth last year in the conference. The Aggies begin their season with the Aggie Invitational on Saturday at the Innovation Campus Wellness Park.</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> 58335540@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:23:01 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. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58329647@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:03:12 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 Clowns help fellow clown who crashed car into pole http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58236766-68/clowns-clown-car-crashed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58236766-68/clowns-clown-car-crashed.html.csp">Clowns help fellow clown who crashed car into pole</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:07:02.209-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Westwood, N.J. • Clowns to the rescue! A woman who had just finished performing at a clown show in New Jersey has some fellow clowns to thank after she crashed her car into a utility pole. About 10 clowns had finished putting on a show at Berkeley Avenue Elementary School in Westwood on Monday and departed in their respective cars. But the clowns’ cars came to a halt when they saw another clown in need. Jack “Poppi T Clown” Erbstein tells The Record (http://bit.ly/1nCrUiK ) that the woman was re...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582367662014-07-29T09:07:02.209-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:07:02.209-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236766@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:07:02 MDT Horse racing: Apply captures feature at Wyoming Downs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230755-77/apply-downs-feature-finished.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230755-77/apply-downs-feature-finished.html.csp">Horse racing: Apply captures feature at Wyoming Downs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:36:09.885-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Evanston, Wyo. • Apply stalked the early pace, opened a clear lead the stretch and held off Thirteengoldhearts on Sunday to win the $8,000 allowance feature at Wyoming Downs. Owned by Nancy Hoffman and Linda Holson and trained by Chet Child, Apply was sent off at 9-to-2 in the wagering and finished one-half length in front of Thirteengoldhearts. Even-money favorite Sapata showed speed out of the gate but faded and finished sixth in the seven-horse field. Apply, a 6-year-old Kentucky-bred son of ...</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> 58230755@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:09 MDT