JOHNSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/JOHNSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Weber State signs two junior college players http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57837016-77/college-junior-players-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57837016-77/college-junior-players-season.html.csp">Weber State signs two junior college players</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T16:26:02.442-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Weber State has signed two junior college players, coach Randy Rahe announced Friday. Chris Golden is a 6-foot-2 guard guard from Otero Junior (Colo.) College. Jaelyn Johnson-Coston is a 6-foot-6 forward from Monroe (N.Y.) College. Both will play for the Wildcats next season and have two years of eligibility remaining. “We’re very excited about these players joining our program,” Rahe said. “They not only fit what we need on the court, but they are also both terrific fits for our program...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57837016@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:26:02 MDT Real Salt Lake faces old pal Will Johnson on Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833071-77/johnson-rsl-portland-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833071-77/johnson-rsl-portland-lake.html.csp">Real Salt Lake faces old pal Will Johnson on Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:09:18.811-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • The sting of the loss has worn off, as has the awkwardness of seeing a close friend suddenly sporting forest green. But that doesn’t mean Will Johnson’s days at Real Salt Lake have been abandoned from memory. Notoriously a fan favorite and locker room presence with RSL during the club’s rise to prominence in Major League Soccer, Johnson still captains a rival on the rise in the Portland Timbers. “It isn’t as strange to see him on the other side of the pitch now when we’re playing those g...</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> 57833071@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:18 MDT Football briefs: CFL’s Alouettes welcome Chad ‘HuitCinq’ Johnson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833900-77/nfl-thursday-alouettes-cozart.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833900-77/nfl-thursday-alouettes-cozart.html.csp">Football briefs: CFL’s Alouettes welcome Chad ‘HuitCinq’ Johnson</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:09:41.097-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">• Former NFL star Chad Johnson, who once changed his last name to Ochocinco, will make his return to the gridiron in the Canadian Football League. The veteran receiver who spent most of his 11 NFL seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals, signed a two-year deal Thursday with the Montreal Alouettes after impressing the team in minicamp. He last played in the NFL in 2011 with New England. The club tweeted, “Bienvenue à #HuitCinq,” French for Ochocinco, which is Spanish for Eight Five. Johnson used to h...</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> 57833900@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:41 MDT Sports briefs: Jets sign former Titan running back Chris Johnson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57824752-77/team-johnson-assists-atlanta.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57824752-77/team-johnson-assists-atlanta.html.csp">Sports briefs: Jets sign former Titan running back Chris Johnson</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:49.157-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NFL • The New York Jets and former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson have agreed to terms on a two-year deal. The team announced the move Wednesday, but didn’t release terms. Johnson was officially released by the Titans on April 7. • A person familiar with the deal says quarterback Josh Freeman has agreed to terms with the New York Giants. Freeman was cut by Tampa Bay in October after a messy split. He signed with Minnesota four days later, but played just one game for the Vikings. 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> 57824752@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:49 MDT College basketball: Arizona’s Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson opt for NBA draft http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57823792-77/johnson-arizona-coach-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57823792-77/johnson-arizona-coach-college.html.csp">College basketball: Arizona’s Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson opt for NBA draft</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:59:52.351-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">college basketball • Aaron Gordon and Nick Johnson are leaving Arizona for the NBA. Gordon was named the Pac-12 freshman of the year after averaging 12.4 points and 8 rebounds per game. Johnson, a junior, earned numerous All-America honors and the Pac-12 player of year award. Johnson led Arizona with 16.3 points per game last season. • California hired Tennessee’s Cuonzo Martin as its coach Tuesday. Martin replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month. Martin went 63-41 in three seasons at ...</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> 57823792@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:59:52 MDT Pac-12: Arizona loses two players, Cal gets coach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57823382-221/arizona-coach-cal-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57823382-221/arizona-coach-cal-pac.html.csp">Pac-12: Arizona loses two players, Cal gets coach</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="2014-04-15T14:46:01.859-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 02:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arizona's basketball program took a big hit Tuesday when freshman forward Aaron Gordon and junior guard Nick Johnson entered the NBA draft. But this offseason's developments may turn into a win for the Wildcats, overall.Rondae Hollis-Jefferson. Brandon Ashley and Kaleb Tarczewski are now expected to stay in school, solidifying Arizona as one of the top teams in the country in 2014-15. Incoming freshman forward Stanley Johnson will help coach Sean Miller's program reload, making the Wildcats 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> 57823382@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:46:01 MDT No trial date yet for Jeremy Johnson; frustration builds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57823014-79/date-trial-johnson-warner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57823014-79/date-trial-johnson-warner.html.csp">No trial date yet for Jeremy Johnson; frustration builds</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T16:49:13.505-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Businessman Jeremy Johnson and four others who worked in his St. George company inched closer to a trial date Tuesday on charges they submitted false information to banks so they could continue to charge consumer credit cards for their online marketing operations. U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Warner declined a request by federal prosecutors to set a trial date on the 86 counts faced by each of the five defendants nor would he set a deadline for motions. But Warner said he might be able to set de...</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> 57823014@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:49:13 MDT NASCAR: Hendrick up front, even without wins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57817473-77/darlington-earnhardt-hendrick-johnson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57817473-77/darlington-earnhardt-hendrick-johnson.html.csp">NASCAR: Hendrick up front, even without wins</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETE IACOBELLI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T23:46:27.449-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Darlington, S.C. • One thing’s crystal clear as NASCAR’s Sprint Cup series heads into its annual Easter break — Hendrick Motorsports looks as strong as ever. Don’t pay attention to the lack of wins with just Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s season-opening Daytona 500 victory in the ledger. Instead, see three of the Hendrick superstars are in the top five in points with Jeff Gordon leading way, Earnhardt in fourth and six-time series champ Jimmie Johnson fifth. All four team drivers including Kasey Kahne too...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578174732014-04-14T23:46:27.449-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T23:46:27.449-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817473@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:27 MDT NASCAR: Harvick edges Earnhardt at Darlington http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57811810-77/harvick-earnhardt-laps-darlington.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57811810-77/harvick-earnhardt-laps-darlington.html.csp">NASCAR: Harvick edges Earnhardt at Darlington</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pete iacobelli</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T23:42:02.29-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 11:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Darlington, S.C. • Kevin Harvick capped his biggest weekend at Darlington Raceway with his first Southern 500 victory Saturday night, passing Dale Earnhardt Jr. two laps from the end of the longest race in the track’s 65-year NASCAR history. Harvick earned his first pole here Friday night and had the most dominant car. But he had to make it through a restart with 10 laps left and two tries at a green-white-checkered finish — NASCAR’s version of extra innings. “We were able to hang on there at th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578118102014-04-12T23:42:02.29-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T23:42:02.29-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57811810@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 23:42:02 MDT Masters: Phil Mickelson heads home after missing cut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57809155-77/mickelson-bogey-cut-bunker.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57809155-77/mickelson-bogey-cut-bunker.html.csp">Masters: Phil Mickelson heads home after missing 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="2014-04-11T23:47:45.208-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 11:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Augusta, Ga. — Rory McIlroy took off his cap, rubbed his brow and let out a deep sigh. After rolling in a testy 4-foot putt at the 18th hole, he was one of the fortunate ones Friday. He gets to keep playing on the weekend at Augusta National. Not so for Phil Mickelson, who missed the Masters cut for the first time since 1997 after making a mess of three holes. Lefty took triple-bogey on two of them, a double-bogey on another, and wound up with one stroke too many. “I didn’t play great. I didn’t ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578091552014-04-11T23:47:45.208-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T23:47:45.208-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57809155@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 23:47:45 MDT Obama marks 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57803972-68/obama-president-rights-johnson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57803972-68/obama-president-rights-johnson.html.csp">Obama marks 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T19:45:37.537-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 07:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • A half-century after the passage of sweeping civil rights legislation, President Barack Obama declared that he had “lived out the promise” envisioned by Lyndon B. Johnson, the president who championed the push for greater racial equality. Marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, which Johnson signed into law, Obama lauded his Democratic predecessor’s ability to grasp like few others the power of government to bring about change and swing open the doors of opportunit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578039722014-04-10T19:45:37.537-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T19:45:37.537-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57803972@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:45:37 MDT Dionne: Doing things the LBJ way http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57801990-82/lbj-rights-civil-act.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57801990-82/lbj-rights-civil-act.html.csp">Dionne: Doing things the LBJ way</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E.J. Dionne</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T10:18:01.765-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">History offers a rough kind of justice. As the nation’s current president and three of his predecessors gathered this week at the University of Texas for an LBJ Library conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, they confirmed what has been building for many years now: a thoroughly justified revival of Lyndon B. Johnson’s standing. If historians still don’t quite go “All the Way with LBJ,” as his 1964 campaign slogan would have it, they have moved a good part of th...</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> 57801990@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:18:01 MDT Reflecting on progress, Obama honors civil rights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801844-68/obama-johnson-rights-civil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801844-68/obama-johnson-rights-civil.html.csp">Reflecting on progress, Obama honors civil rights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T17:23:47.476-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 05:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Barack Obama was 2 years old when Lyndon Baines Johnson sat in the East Room of the White House with Martin Luther King Jr. and signed the Civil Rights Act, putting an end to an America where schools, restaurants and water fountains were divided by race. Half a century later, the first black man to become president is commemorating what’s been accomplished in his lifetime and recommitting the nation to fighting deep inequalities that remain. Obama takes the podium on Thursday afternoon...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578018442014-04-10T17:23:47.476-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T17:23:47.476-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57801844@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:23:47 MDT Salt Lake Bees’ rally against Fresno falls just short http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57799702-77/bees-inning-game-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57799702-77/bees-inning-game-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake Bees’ rally against Fresno falls just short</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="2014-04-09T23:00:55.757-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The ball cracked off Grant Green’s bat. The Salt Lake Bees shortstop started to trot toward first, wondering if he had just knocked in the tying run in the bottom of the ninth. The long shot sailed and sailed toward center, but landed safely in the glove of Fresno’s Gary Brown at the warning track. No heroics on Wednesday night. Not for the Salt Lake Bees. A night after the Bees (4-3) won a 12-inning matchup on a walkoff homer, they fell short in a 10-7 loss to Fresno (2-5). Green’s final 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> 57799702@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 23:00:55 MDT Millions in federal excise taxes support Utah wildlife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733532-78/wildlife-fish-utah-taxes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733532-78/wildlife-fish-utah-taxes.html.csp">Millions in federal excise taxes support Utah wildlife</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T20:32:24.074-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 08:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah is getting $19.7 million from two federal excise taxes few citizens know about. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will send nearly $1.1 billion to states and territories to fund fish and wildlife conservation and recreation projects based on taxes collected through the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration and Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration programs. “Since 1937 we have relied on these excise tax funds provided by sportsmen to rebuild our fish and wildlife habitats and population...</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> 57733532@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:32:24 MDT Review: Wilko Johnson, Roger Daltrey rock on http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57786669-223/johnson-daltrey-rock-british.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57786669-223/johnson-daltrey-rock-british.html.csp">Review: Wilko Johnson, Roger Daltrey rock on</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JILL LAWLESS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T17:52:10.77-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wilko Johnson, former guitarist of rabble-rousing 1970s British rockers Dr. Feelgood, is enjoying a bittersweet late-career surge. Johnson’s jagged playing and menacing stare helped give Dr. Feelgood’s bluesy rock an infectious, raucous energy. The band was briefly a sensation and foreshadowed punk’s anarchic spirit. Then the group imploded and Johnson spent years as a cult hero, cherished by a tight coterie of fans. Last year Johnson was diagnosed with incurable pancreatic cancer; vowing to roc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577866692014-04-11T17:52:10.77-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T17:52:10.77-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786669@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:52:10 MDT New report raises new questions about Swallow, Shurtleff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57792545-78/johnson-shurtleff-swallow-john.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57792545-78/johnson-shurtleff-swallow-john.html.csp">New report raises new questions about Swallow, Shurtleff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T14:12:18.946-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 02:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An unreleased report by a pair of House investigators delves into the relationship between Jeremy Johnson and former Utah Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow along with the role played by the federal prosecutor who was handling the indicted businessman’s case. The report includes a transcript of a recorded meeting between Johnson and Shurtleff, raises questions about the disappearance of potentially hundreds of other Johnson recordings and lays out a sworn statement from a lawyer 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> 57792545@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:12:18 MDT Prep softball: Olympus wins 10th straight, 14-1, over Murray http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57793337-190/eskelson-murray-olympus-pitch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57793337-190/eskelson-murray-olympus-pitch.html.csp">Prep softball: Olympus wins 10th straight, 14-1, over Murray</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ben Raskin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T16:58:03.747-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray • Olympus’ Haylee Eskelson was in control throughout the game. The right-handed hurler was nearly perfect, throwing first-pitch curveballs and keeping the Murray Spartans at bay. Buffered by a 14-run advantage, with two outs in the fifth, Eskelson arched back and unwound her 40th pitch of the game. The Murray hitter popped the fastball toward right field, where Ashley Singleton made the final out. Clutching her mitt, Eskelson motioned toward Singleton and joined her team in the dugout to ...</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> 57793337@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:58:03 MDT Orem man gets up to 5 years in prison for stepfather’s beating death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790433-78/diem-rowley-stepfather-heart.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790433-78/diem-rowley-stepfather-heart.html.csp">Orem man gets up to 5 years in prison for stepfather’s beating death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T22:30:07.243-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">American Fork • Jason Rowley knew his father had heart issues, but the man was a marathon runner who had completed over 60 races, and was otherwise perfectly healthy. Melvin Rowley should have lived longer than his 79 years, the son told 4th District Judge Christine Johnson on Tuesday. But Melvin Rowley’s heart stopped on June 27 after an altercation with his stepson, Strider Logan Diem, that culminated when Diem drunkenly struck his stepfather in the face several times. The elderly Orem man di...</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> 57790433@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:30:07 MDT Pac-12: Arizona No. 1 in basketball rankings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57790795-221/arizona-basketball-early-forward.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57790795-221/arizona-basketball-early-forward.html.csp">Pac-12: Arizona No. 1 in basketball rankings</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="2014-04-08T10:55:02.385-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College basketball's offseason has just begun, and Arizona is the team to beat in 2015.The Wildcats received the No. 1 ranking in Sporting News' early look at next season, just ahead of Kentucky. The publication acknowledges that freshman forward Aaron Gordon likely is headed to the NBA and may be joined by early entrants Nick Johnson and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson. Brandon Ashley and Kaleb Tarczewski also face decisions. "Regardless, there will be oodles of talent in Tucson next fall," Sporting Ne...</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> 57790795@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:55:02 MDT