GYMNASTICS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GYMNASTICS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah gymnastics: Utes eliminated from NCAAs with subpar vault performance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57837320-89/utes-utah-gymnastics-nebraska.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57837320-89/utes-utah-gymnastics-nebraska.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes eliminated from NCAAs with subpar vault performance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T22:57:14.816-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Birmingham, Ala. • After a strong year and a near-perfect postseason run, Utah’s fifth-ranked gymnastics team never imagined it wouldn’t make the cut for the NCAA Super Six, but the unimaginable happened Friday as the Utes finished fourth in their session and failed to advance to Saturday’s finals here at Birmingham’s Convention Complex. Utah ended the night with a 197.025 to finish behind Alabama and Florida, which tied for first at 197.65, and Nebraska, which finished with a 197.1. Pac-12 riva...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57837320@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:57:14 MDT Utah Gymnastics: Utes ready for NCAA prelims http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57836538-89/utes-utah-ncaa-gymnastics.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57836538-89/utes-utah-ncaa-gymnastics.html.csp">Utah Gymnastics: Utes ready for NCAA prelims</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T17:34:07.193-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Birmingham, Ala. • Utah’s final preparation for the NCAA Gymnastics Championships went well enough to leave the Utes relaxed and confident for their preliminary round scheduled for Friday at 6 p.m. MT. Live coverage from the meet can be found on www.ncaa.com. The fifth-ranked Utes will compete against UCLA, Florida, Penn State, Alabama and Nebraska with the top three teams advancing to Saturday’s Super Six. Friday’s afternoon session, which begins at noon MT, features Oklahoma, Illinois, Georgia...</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> 57836538@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:34:07 MDT Utah gymnastics: Utes ready for the final push http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57831859-89/season-utes-utah-final.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57831859-89/season-utes-utah-final.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes ready for the final push</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:09:20.963-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Birmingham, Ala. • A big smile spread across Mary Beth Lofgren’s face when asked what this season has been like for Utah’s gymnastics team. “It has been crazy,” she said. “With the exception of the Stanford meet, we’ve been building with every meet and we just want to keep that going.” They only need to make one final push. Finally, the fifth-ranked Utes are at the culmination of all their hard work as the NCAA championships begin Friday in Birmingham, Ala. Shortly after they finished ninth last...</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> 57831859@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:20 MDT USU gymnastics: Aggies struggle early, finish strong at regionals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57779931-89/aggies-gymnastics-meet-bars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57779931-89/aggies-gymnastics-meet-bars.html.csp">USU gymnastics: Aggies struggle early, finish strong at regionals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T20:55:09.713-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 08:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fayetteville, Ark. • Reaching the NCAA Gymnastics Regional Championships for the first time since 2007 was an achievement for Utah State’s rebuilding gymnastics program. Unfortunately, the pressure of the occasion was too much for the Aggies as they suffered four falls from the uneven bars to open the meet. The Aggies, who were the fifth seed, knew they needed to have their best meet of the year and have the favorites crumble for them to snag one of the top two spots. There was no such drama fo...</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> 57779931@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:55:09 MDT Utah gymnastics: Can Utes win an NCAA title with a new formula? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57797156-89/team-chemistry-utah-utes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57797156-89/team-chemistry-utah-utes.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Can Utes win an NCAA title with a new formula?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T21:12:19.159-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ask any athlete who participates in a team sport about the difference between success and failure, and team chemistry will ultimately enter the discussion. It is the elusive, hard to grasp ingredient that can make or break a team. But how do teams get it and what helps it grow? The answer to that question is as intangible as the thought of team chemistry itself. It’s virtually impossible to measure the impact of a concept based on emotions, although some are trying. A sports analytical company c...</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> 57797156@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:12:19 MDT Utah gymnastics: Hostile arenas better than quiet ones for gymnasts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57826823-89/championships-alabama-fans-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57826823-89/championships-alabama-fans-utah.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Hostile arenas better than quiet ones for gymnasts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:48.097-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During the recent media teleconference for the gymnastics coaches whose teams are participating in the NCAA Championships, Alabama coach Sarah Patterson made sure to go out of her way to welcome teams to Alabama, noting it was the fifth time her state had hosted the nationals. “I couldn’t be prouder,” she said. Nor, probably, more excited about the chances of winning another national title since the Tide will be competing in a familiar setting. Alabama won the SEC title in the same building a fe...</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> 57826823@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:48 MDT Utah gymnasts well represented on Pac-12 all-academic team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57819047-59/team-pac-academic-gymnastics.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57819047-59/team-pac-academic-gymnastics.html.csp">Utah gymnasts well represented on Pac-12 all-academic team</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="2014-04-14T16:32:02.115-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 04:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah's gymnastics team dominated the Pac-12 all-academic gymnastics team that was released Monday with seven of the 12 first-team selections being Utes. Georgia Dabritz (3.77), Kailah Delaney (3.86), Lia Del Priore (3.74), Hailee Hansen (3.96), Breanna Hughes (3.98), Mary Beth Lofgren (3.88) and Becky Tutka (3.81) represented the Utes on the first team. Nansy Damianova (3.61), Corrie Lothrop (3.62) and Tory Wilson (3.66) were on the second team. To be eligible, a student-athlete must have a mini...</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> 57819047@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:32:02 MDT Utah gymnastics: Utes hoping for big score http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57776683-89/utes-utah-fayetteville-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57776683-89/utes-utah-fayetteville-pac.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes hoping for big score</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T21:36:02.449-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 09:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fayetteville, Ark. • While being one of the top two teams at Saturday’s regional competition here in Fayetteville, Ark., is the ultimate goal for Utah’s gymnastics team, the top-seeded Utes hope they can do more than just advance. The Utes believe they can send a message, to themselves and the rest of the teams eyeing the upcoming NCAA Championships in Birmingham, Ala., that they are a force with which to be reckoned. The Utes won the Pac-12 title with an impressive 197.925, but they believe the...</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> 57776683@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 21:36:02 MDT Gymnastics: State of Utah well-represented in NCAA regionals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57774259-89/state-utah-regional-utes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57774259-89/state-utah-regional-utes.html.csp">Gymnastics: State of Utah well-represented in NCAA regionals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T13:12:32.583-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fayetteville, Ark. • Being one of the least populous states in the nation, Utah rarely gets to show off its muscle when it comes to athletic participation. But just look at what little ol’ Utah has done this week, with four gymnastics teams from the state among the 36 teams to qualify for Saturday’s NCAA Regional Championships. The top two teams from each region advance to the NCAA Championships, scheduled for April 18-20 in Birmingham, Ala. The fifth-ranked Utes, fresh off their historic Pac-12...</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> 57774259@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 13:12:32 MDT Utah gymnastics: Utes, others scramble to travel to NCAA Regionals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57765009-89/travel-utah-state-teams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57765009-89/travel-utah-state-teams.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes, others scramble to travel to NCAA Regionals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T11:31:59.315-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With many years of postseason experience behind him, Utah gymnastics coach Greg Marsden was savvy enough to go ahead and book flights for Arkansas when he had a hunch the Utes might be headed to Fayetteville for the NCAA regional championships Saturday. Doing so probably saved the Utes thousands of dollars in travel expenses once the regionals were announced last week. Other Utah teams weren’t so lucky, causing all kinds of headaches and travel nightmares. BYU, which is headed to Seattle for its...</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> 57765009@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:31:59 MDT Utah gymnastics: Coaches banking on young(er) talent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57743814-89/athletes-gymnastics-utah-marlowe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57743814-89/athletes-gymnastics-utah-marlowe.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Coaches banking on young(er) talent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T23:33:53.43-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On a recent unofficial recruiting visit to Utah’s gymnastics practice facility, Milan Marlowe Clausi saw where the Utes train, met the team and learned what daily life is like for a Utah gymnast. It was an experience many young talented gymnasts would love to have. But even better than the memories was the would-be souvenir she received. At just 13 years old, Marlowe Clausi was offered a scholarship to Utah. The Utes, one of the top gymnastics programs in the country year in and year out, don’t ...</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> 57743814@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:33:53 MDT Utah gymnastics team still sees room for improvement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57734170-89/team-utes-pac-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57734170-89/team-utes-pac-utah.html.csp">Utah gymnastics team still sees room for improvement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T00:16:52.016-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 12:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If the season had a cruise control button, Utah’s gymnastics team would hit it. With almost two weeks between their win at the Pac-12 Championships and the NCAA regional in Fayetteville, Ark., the fifth-ranked Utes are keeping things light in the gym this week. The last thing the Utes want to do is be burned out or tired for the critical NCAA regional competition, so the coaches are holding more conditioning sessions and fewer all-out practice ones. “It’s more about quality versus quantity,” Uta...</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> 57734170@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:16:52 MDT Utah gymnastics: Utes earn All-American honors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57729595-89/team-dabritz-floor-gymnastics.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57729595-89/team-dabritz-floor-gymnastics.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes earn All-American honors</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T23:30:25.265-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The award haul continued for Utah’s fifth-ranked gymnastics team on Tuesday as Georgia Dabritz, Tory Wilson, Kailah Delaney, Nansy Damianova and Becky Tutka were named All-Americans by the National Association of College Gymnastics Coaches for Women. Dabritz earned first-team honors on the bars and floor and Wilson and Delaney earned vault honors. Dabritz was named a second-team vault All-American while Wilson was second-team in the all-around, Damianova was second-team on bars and floor and Tut...</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> 57729595@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:30:25 MDT Utah gymnasts earn All-America status http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57729606-59/team-dabritz-floor-named.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57729606-59/team-dabritz-floor-named.html.csp">Utah gymnasts earn All-America status</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="2014-03-25T15:00:02.342-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 03:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The award haul continued for Utah's fifth-ranked gymnastics team on Tuesday as Georgia Dabritz, Tory Wilson, Kailah Delaney, Nansy Damianova and Becky Tutka were named All-Americans by the National Association of College Gymnastics Coaches for Women. Dabritz earned first-team honors on the bars and floor and Wilson and Delaney earned vault honors.Dabritz was named a second-team vault All-American while Wilson was second-team in the all-around, Damianova was second-team on bars and floor and Tutk...</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> 57729606@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:00:02 MDT Utah gymnastics: Damianova, other seniors credited with changing Utes’ outlook http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57682140-89/utah-damianova-team-floor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57682140-89/utah-damianova-team-floor.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Damianova, other seniors credited with changing Utes’ outlook</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T19:06:00.797-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 07:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Too sick to travel with the team to Michigan a week ago Thursday, Utah gymnast Nansy Damianova managed to fly out the next morning and arrive just hours before the meet. Still weak, she competed in three events and mustered enough energy to score two 9.9s and a 9.825. Her effort to help the team typifies the demeanor of the gymnasts who make up Utah’s senior class, which will be honored Saturday when the fifth-ranked Utes (9-3) wrap up the regular season against No. 6 Georgia (6-4). After sever...</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> 57682140@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:06:00 MDT Utah gymnastics: Lothrop might be a gymnastics ‘granny’ but she is still going strong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57661202-77/season-lothrop-utah-utes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57661202-77/season-lothrop-utah-utes.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Lothrop might be a gymnastics ‘granny’ but she is still going strong</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T16:26:21.309-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s gymnastics team will say goodbye to its seniors Saturday when the fifth-ranked Utes host No. 6 Georgia in the regular-season finale. Luckily for the Utes, the number of goodbyes is sticking at four gymnasts, not five. Corrie Lothrop, who was granted a medical hardship after missing most of the 2013 season with a torn Achilles tendon, said she has decided to return next year. Earlier this year Lothrop said she thought she’d return but wanted to see how the season went before committing. S...</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> 57661202@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:26:21 MDT Utah gymnastics: Utes feeling solid heading into home stretch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57607922-89/utes-beam-utah-marsden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57607922-89/utes-beam-utah-marsden.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Utes feeling solid heading into home stretch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T18:24:35.013-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 06:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The biggest sign that Utah’s fifth-ranked gymnastics team is much improved from a year ago isn’t the higher scores, the wins or the consistently solid routines they are performing. It is that the Utes have just three meets remaining, including Friday’s meet against Washington, and they aren’t panicking. At this point last year, the Utes were in a quandary, trying to devise solid lineups for events and work through some mental issues on the balance beam. Now, balance beam remains the Utes’ Achill...</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> 57607922@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:24:35 MDT Utah gymnastics: Sport psychologist gets into athletes’ heads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57529653-89/detling-athletes-utah-sport.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57529653-89/detling-athletes-utah-sport.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Sport psychologist gets into athletes’ heads</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T18:48:23.412-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 06:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If the U.S. aerial ski team crashes out at the Olympics, blame Nicole Detling. If Utah’s gymnastics team loses its confidence, blame Detling. If speedskater Jessica Smith continues to struggle at the Olympics, don’t blame bad luck or tricky ice, blame Detling. Is that too much pressure to put on one person? Perhaps, but if there is anyone who can shoulder such a load it is Detling. She is the Salt Lake City-based sport psychologist who is in the minds of many standout athletes, ranging from mem...</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> 57529653@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:48:23 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - Feb. 23, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57586063-227/gymnastics-tribune-2014-egan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57586063-227/gymnastics-tribune-2014-egan.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - Feb. 23, 2014</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rick Egan</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-23T22:18:14.58-06:00">Updated Feb 23, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune Nansy Damianova performs on the bars for the Utes, in gymnastics action, Utah vs. Oregon State, at the Huntsman Center, Saturday, February 22, 2014. Read more here: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57581716-77/utah-beam-utes-dabritz.html.csp</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> 57586063@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Feb 2014 22:18:14 MDT